There are 3 ways to get from Auburn to Columbus by taxi, bus or car

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Taxi, bus  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auburn to Opelika, Al
  2. Take the bus from Opelika, Al to Columbus, Ga 1548 / ...

$32 - $47

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auburn to Columbus 35.6 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Auburn to Columbus 35.6 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The distance between Auburn and Columbus is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Auburn to Columbus without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Auburn to Columbus, including transfers.

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Columbus is 1 h ahead of Auburn. It is currently 8:16 AM in Auburn and 9:16 AM in Columbus.

Yes, the driving distance between Auburn to Columbus is 36 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Auburn to Columbus.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Columbus. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auburn to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Auburn, AL, USA and Columbus, GA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Auburn to Columbus. However, you can take the taxi to Opelika, Al then take the bus to Columbus, Ga. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Columbus.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Opelika, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$9 - $20
$9 - $14
$16 - $20
Other operators
Taxi from Auburn to Opelika, Al
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Tiger Taxi
+1 334-444-4444
Twin City Taxi LLC
+1 334-246-0416

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