There are 4 ways to get from Miami to Columbia by plane, train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. MIA - CAE

$209 - $885

Cheapest option

Train  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Silver Star

$102 - $312

2 alternative options

Bus  •  26 h 57 min

  1. 1008
  2. 0987

$102 - $241

Drive  •  10 h 22 min

  1. 636.2 miles

$60 - $90

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Columbia, SC, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Miami to Columbia hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Miami to Columbia once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $310 and the journey takes 16 h 11 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Jacksonville, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
Flights from Miami to Columbia via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Miami to Columbia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak to Columbia Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Miami and Columbia is 918 km. The road distance is 1018 km.

The cheapest way to get from Miami to Columbia is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Miami to Columbia is to fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs $200 - $900.

No, there is no direct train from Miami to Columbia. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Columbia Amtrak via Miami Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Columbia. However, there are services departing from Nw 6 St & N Miami Av and arriving at Columbia via Miami, Fl and Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Miami to Columbia, including transfers.