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There are 8 ways to get from Charlotte to Columbus by bus, car, plane or night bus

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Bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga 1041 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga 1265 / ...

$44 - $107

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Bus La Cubana  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga 1265 / ...

$178 - $202

Bus Megabus  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga 1265 / ...

$47 - $85

Drive  •  6h 1m

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Columbus 352.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Charlotte to Atlanta, night bus  •  5h 28m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Atlanta (ATL) CLT - ATL
  2. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$238 - $892

Bus to Columbia, fly to Atlanta, night bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Columbia, Sc
  2. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Atlanta (ATL) CAE - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$246 - $1,079

Fly Charlotte to Montgomery, bus  •  7h 40m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Montgomery (MGM) CLT - MGM
  2. Take the bus from Montgomery, Al to Columbus, Ga

$191 - $991

Fly Charlotte to Birmingham, bus  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Birmingham (BHM) CLT - BHM
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Ga

$195 - $1,004

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The cheapest way to get from Charlotte to Columbus is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Charlotte to Columbus is to fly and night bus which costs $230 - $900 and takes 5h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlotte to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Columbus, Ga via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 45m.

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The distance between Charlotte and Columbus is 307 miles. The road distance is 352.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Columbus without a car is to bus which takes 6h 45m and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 6h 45m to get from Charlotte to Columbus, including transfers.

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Charlotte to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 13m.

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Charlotte to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Ga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlotte to Columbus is 353 miles. It takes approximately 6h 1m to drive from Charlotte to Columbus.

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  • Distance: 306.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 45m

What companies run services between Charlotte, NC, USA and Columbus, GA, USA?

You can take a bus from Charlotte to Columbus via Atlanta, Ga in around 6h 45m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Columbia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Montgomery via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Montgomery
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Charlotte, Nc to Columbia, Sc
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Montgomery, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Charlotte Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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Book your Charlotte to Columbus bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Columbus. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Charlotte to Charlotte Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 25m and costs $3.

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