There are 3 ways to get from Columbus to Birmingham by bus, car or plane
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Bus • 3 h 5 min
$21 - $50
2 alternative options
Drive • 2 h 36 min
$13 - $21
Fly • 4 h 47 min
$108 - $571
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Birmingham is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 36 min.
The quickest way to get from Columbus to Birmingham is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 36 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, Ga and arriving at Birmingham, Al. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.
The distance between Columbus and Birmingham is 129 miles. The road distance is 142.1 miles.
The best way to get from Columbus to Birmingham without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $21 - $50.
The bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.
Columbus to Birmingham bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Columbus, Ga station.
The best way to get from Columbus to Birmingham is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $21 - $50. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $100 - $600 and takes 4 h 47 min.
There is no direct flight from Columbus Metropolitan Airport to Birmingham Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.
Columbus to Birmingham bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Birmingham, Al station.
What companies run services between Columbus, GA, USA and Birmingham, AL, USA?
Greyhound USA operates a bus from Columbus to Birmingham once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Columbus to Birmingham every 4 hours.
Flights from Columbus Metropolitan to Birmingham via Atlanta
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 42 min
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $90 - $550
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.
Bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al
- Ave. Duration
- 3 h 5 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $21 - $50
- $21 - $35
- $35 - $50
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More Questions & Answers
Birmingham is 1 h behind Columbus. It is currently 1:54 PM in Columbus and 12:54 PM in Birmingham.
Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to Birmingham is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Columbus to Birmingham.
Delta offers flights from Columbus Metropolitan Airport to Birmingham Airport.
Book your Columbus to Birmingham bus tickets online with Greyhound.
There are 107+ hotels available in Birmingham. Prices start at $64 USD per night.
The best way to get from Columbus to Columbus Metropolitan Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $15 - $19.