There are 5 ways to get from Columbia to Savannah by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Columbia Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak Silver Star

$30 - $80

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Bus South Eastern Stages  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia to Savannah

$27 - $65

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Savannah, Ga 1097

$43 - $83

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Columbia to Savannah 158 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Savannah (SAV) CAE - SAV

$310 - $1,535

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The cheapest way to get from Columbia to Savannah is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbia to Savannah is to train which costs $30 - $80 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbia and arriving at Savannah. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Columbia Amtrak and arriving at Savannah Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Columbia and Savannah is 133 miles. The road distance is 158 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbia to Savannah without a car is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $30 - $80.

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The train from Columbia Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak takes 2 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Columbia to Savannah bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, depart from Columbia station.

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Columbia to Savannah train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Columbia Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Columbia to Savannah is to train which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $30 - $80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $85 and takes 4 h 24 min, you could also fly, which costs $310 - $1,600 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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  • Distance: 133.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 35 min

What companies run services between Columbia, SC, USA and Savannah, GA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Columbia to Savannah once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Columbia to Savannah hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbia to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Columbia to Savannah via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Columbia to Savannah via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbia to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbia to Savannah via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Train operators
Amtrak

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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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

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 Columbia, Sc to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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There is no direct flight from Columbia Airport to Savannah Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 1 min and has one stopover.

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Columbia to Savannah bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, arrive at Savannah station.

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Columbia to Savannah train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Savannah Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbia to Savannah is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Columbia to Savannah.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Columbia Airport to Savannah Airport.

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There are 363+ hotels available in Savannah. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Columbia to Columbia Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $25 - $30.

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