There are 4 ways to get from Columbia to Hilton Head Island by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Columbia Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take a taxi from Savannah Amtrak to Hilton Head Island

$119 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Beaufort, Sc 1097
  2. Take the bus from Lowes to Hwy 278 302

$42 - $75

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Columbia to Hilton Head Island 160.1 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Hilton Head (HHH) CAE - HHH

$365 - $1,830

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The cheapest way to get from Columbia to Hilton Head Island is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbia to Hilton Head Island is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Columbia and Hilton Head Island is 125 miles. The road distance is 160.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Columbia to Hilton Head Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Columbia, SC, USA and Hilton Head Island, SC, USA?

You can take a bus from Columbia to Hilton Head Island via Columbia, Sc, Beaufort, Sc, and Lowes in around 5 h 33 min. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Columbia to Hilton Head Island every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbia to Hilton Head via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Columbia Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbia, Sc to Beaufort, Sc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Palmetto Breeze Transit
Website
palmettobreezetransit.com
Bus from Lowes to Hwy 278
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
palmettobreezetransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Savannah Amtrak to Hilton Head Island
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$85 - $100
A1 Taxi of Savannah
Phone
+1 912-925-9900
Website
facebook.com
Yellow Cab of Savannah
Phone
+1 912-604-9845
Website
yellowcabofsavannah.com

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