Travel from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Flight$44 | 1h 48min Flight$44 | 1h 48min Bus72 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$44
    12h 54min · 72 lb of CO2
  2. Train$333
    1d 17h 43min · 455 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$44
    1h 48min · 163 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$79
    10h 4min · 114 lb of CO2

Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale Buses

bus tickets from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale

$44 · 12h 54min

Bus to Fort Lauderdale

GreyhoundGreyhound Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Bus Tickets
About $44
Travel Duration
12h 54min

bus tickets from Atlanta to Hollywood

$116 · 16h 18min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $116
Travel Duration
16h 18min

bus tickets from Atlanta to Boca Raton

$112 · 15h 46min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $112
Travel Duration
15h 46min

bus tickets from Marietta to Fort Lauderdale

$117 · 16h 34min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $117
Travel Duration
16h 34min

Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale Trains

train tickets from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale

$336 · 1d 17h 43min
AmtrakAmtrak ATL train to FTL
Train Tickets
About $336
Travel Duration
1d 17h 43min
Atlanta - ATL
Amtrak from ATL to NYPAmtrak · 17h 9minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to FTLAmtrak · 1d 34minSilver Star
Fort Lauderdale - FTL

train tickets from Atlanta to Hollywood

$337 · 1d 17h 53min
AmtrakAmtrak ATL train to HOL
Train Tickets
About $337
Travel Duration
1d 17h 53min
Atlanta - ATL
Amtrak from ATL to NYPAmtrak · 17h 9minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to HOLAmtrak · 1d 44minSilver Star
Hollywood - HOL

train tickets from Atlanta to Deerfield Beach

$333 · 1d 17h 24min
AmtrakAmtrak ATL train to DFB
Train Tickets
About $333
Travel Duration
1d 17h 24min
Atlanta - ATL
Amtrak from ATL to NYPAmtrak · 17h 9minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to DFBAmtrak · 1d 15minSilver Star
Deerfield Beach - DFB

train tickets from Atlanta to Miami

$339 · 1d 18h 10min
AmtrakAmtrak ATL train to MIA
Train Tickets
About $339
Travel Duration
1d 18h 10min
Atlanta - ATL
Amtrak from ATL to NYPAmtrak · 17h 9minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to MIAAmtrak · 1d 1h 1minSilver Star
Miami - MIA

Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale Flights

bus tickets from ATL to FLL

$44 · 1h 48min

Flight to FLL

Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines ATL to FLL
Oneway
About $44
Travel Duration
1h 48min
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines ATL to FLL
Oneway
About $106
Travel Duration
1h 54min
UnitedUnited ATL to FLL
Oneway
About $293
Travel Duration
18h 14min
Alaska AirlinesAlaska Airlines ATL to FLL
Oneway
About $668
Travel Duration
22h 52min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $1,323
Travel Duration
18h 0min

bus tickets from ATL to MIA

$79 · 2h 0min

Flight to MIA

Frontier AirlinesFrontier Airlines ATL to MIA
Oneway
About $79
Travel Duration
2h 0min
UnitedUnited ATL to MIA
Oneway
About $330
Travel Duration
21h 12min

Drive from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale

Driving from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale

$79 · 10h 4min

It's 585 miles between Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale. On a typical day, it might take between 10h 4min and 10h 34min from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 11h 4min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Fort Lauderdale by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $78.

Our recommendation to Fort Lauderdale

The best time to book shorter flights is 2-3 weeks before your trip.

When to book trip from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, train, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale FL - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Fort Lauderdale is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Atlanta/Fort Lauderdale buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Atlanta is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Atlanta GA and Fort Lauderdale during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Fort Lauderdale traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Fort Lauderdale is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale is by flight. The flight costs $44 roughly and will take 1 hour 48 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Atlanta area and Fort Lauderdale, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 17 hours 43 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ATL Atlanta Amtrak, which is about 4 miles from Atlanta. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale by car?

The total distance between Atlanta and Fort Lauderdale is 585 miles and will take you about 10 hours 4 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $79.

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Greyhound
Bus company
1 routes
Amtrak from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
Alaska Airlines from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Alaska Airlines
Airline
848 routes
Frontier Airlines from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Frontier Airlines
Airline
34 routes
Southwest Airlines from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Southwest Airlines
Airline
283 routes
Spirit Airlines from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
Spirit Airlines
Airline
54 routes
United from Atlanta to Fort Lauderdale
United
Airline
2002 routes