Travel from Atlanta to Sandy Springs

Public Transit
$2
36min
3 lb of CO2

Public Transit from Atlanta to Sandy Springs

It's very common to take public transportation from Atlanta to Sandy Springs. 4 public transportation providers, including MARTA, can help take you to your destination.

Starting at Atlanta, you can hop on at Georgia State Station, Five Points and ride all the way to Sandy Springs.

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Drive
$2
18min
4 lb of CO2

Drive from Atlanta to Sandy Springs

It's 13 miles between Atlanta to Sandy Springs. On a typical day, it might take between 18min and 19min from Atlanta to Sandy Springs under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 19min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Sandy Springs 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 $2.

What is the best way to travel from Atlanta to Sandy Springs?

The are 3 different ways across 2 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Atlanta to Sandy Springs. The fastest way out of Georgia State Station towards Sandy Springs is by public transit, as it is the quickest to the Sandy Springs area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $2. MARTA operates from Atlanta to Sandy Springs, so you book your trip with them! Take public transit from Atlanta to Sandy Springs, it's your best chance!

When to book trip from Atlanta to Sandy Springs?

The earlier you can book your trip to Sandy Springs, the better. There is usually no need to book these sort of trips from Atlanta to Sandy Springs in advance. Rideshares should be available on demand all hours of the day. Public transportation prices do not fluctuate like flights. Instead, they're either flat rate or priced by distance traveled. If possible, you can book your tickets via an app or alternatively at the station upon arrival.

How long does it take from Atlanta to Sandy Springs by car?

The total distance between Atlanta and Sandy Springs is 13 miles and will take you about 18 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $2.

Atlanta to Sandy Springs Travel Information

Cheapest Way Public Transit — $2
Fastest Way Public Transit — 36min
Eco-Friendly Way Public Transit — 3 lb CO2
Available Modes 2 modes — public transit and by car
Distance 12 miles
Travel Companies MARTA

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