The driving time from New Orleans, Louisiana to Atlanta, Georgia is:

6 hours, 35 minutes

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Driving time from New Orleans, LA to Atlanta, GA

How long is the drive from New Orleans, LA to Atlanta, GA? The total driving time is 6 hours, 35 minutes.

Your trip begins in New Orleans, Louisiana. It ends in Atlanta, Georgia.

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If you are looking for an unconventional way to see Atlanta, we recommend the one and a half hour Electric Car tour through the main streets and to the off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods.

This 15-mile ride includes places like midtown Atlanta, Inman Park (Atlanta’s first planned suburb), Old Fourth Ward (birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement and home to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.), Margaret Mitchell House & Museum, 1996 Olympic Village and Georgia Institute of Technology’s campus.

The electric car can sit 5 guests and ATL-Cruzers, the company that organizes these tours run 2 to 3 cars per time. So you can get your group together and enjoy the ride and explore Atlanta at the same time.

Segway tours are another way to explore Atlanta. ATL-Cruzers organizes a 2 and a half hour Midtown Atlanta Segway tour and Eastside Atlanta Segway tour. The Eastside Atlanta tour will give you an in-depth tour of Inman Park and Martin Luther King National Park. Most importantly you get more free time to enjoy the glide on your Segway.

New Orleans, Louisiana

City: New Orleans
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Category: cities

Atlanta, Georgia

City: Atlanta
State: Georgia
Country: United States
Category: cities

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