Duration 32h 49m
Distance 360.3 miles
Average price $149
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Columbia and Birmingham takes 32h 49m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Columbia to Birmingham. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Columbia Amtrak Station
  2. Cary Amtrak Station
  3. Greensboro Amtrak Station
  4. Birmingham
19h 54m
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$122 - $180

Columbia to Birmingham train times

Trains run six times a week between Columbia and Birmingham. The service departs Columbia at 04:01 in the morning, which arrives into Birmingham at 11:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 32h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Columbia station to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Columbia Amtrak Station and arriving at Birmingham Intermodal Facility via Cary Amtrak Station and Greensboro Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 54m.

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The distance between Columbia and Birmingham is 335 miles. The road distance is 360.3 miles.

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Columbia to Birmingham train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Columbia Amtrak Station.

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Columbia to Birmingham train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Birmingham Intermodal Facility station.

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Birmingham is 1h behind Columbia. It is currently 10:51 AM in Columbia and 9:51 AM in Birmingham.

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What companies run services between Columbia and Birmingham?

You can take a train from Columbia to Birmingham via Cary Amtrak Station and Greensboro Amtrak Station in around 19h 54m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Columbia Amtrak Station to Cary Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from Cary Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
12h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180

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