There are 4 ways to get from Columbus to Birmingham by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al 9700

$21 - $50

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Birmingham 142.1 miles

$13 - $21

Fly from Columbus Metropolitan  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Columbus Metropolitan (CSG) to Birmingham (BHM) CSG - BHM

$108 - $571

Fly from Atlanta  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Birmingham (BHM) ATL - BHM

$191 - $531

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The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Birmingham is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbus to Birmingham is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, Ga and arriving at Birmingham, Al. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Columbus and Birmingham is 129 miles. The road distance is 142.1 miles.

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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.

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The bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Columbus to Birmingham bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Columbus, Ga station.

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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 3 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Columbus to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 128.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Columbus to Birmingham every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Columbus to Birmingham every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus Metropolitan to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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