There are 7 ways to get from Orlando to Columbus by plane, bus, train 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 from Orlando  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Atlanta (ATL) MCO - ATL

$71 - $282

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl 1002 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Columbus, Ga 3890

$50 - $125

5 alternative options

Line 107 bus, bus to Daytona Beach, fly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 107 bus from S Orange Blossom Trail And Carter Street to S Orange Blossom Trail And Ziegler Road
  2. Take the bus from Skyview Plaza Orlando to Daytona International Speedway
  3. Fly from Daytona Beach (DAB) to Atlanta (ATL) DAB - ATL

$183 - $444

Bus, bus to Tampa, fly  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
  3. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Atlanta (ATL) TPA - ATL

$111 - $575

Line 11 bus to Melbourne, fly  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 11 bus from S Orange Avenue And W Anderson Street to Oia Transfer Center
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MLB) to Atlanta (ATL) MLB - ATL

$204 - $475

Train, bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Albany, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$94 - $203

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Orlando to Columbus 392.6 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orlando to Columbus is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to Columbus is to fly which costs $70 - $290 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at Columbus, Ga via Jacksonville, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

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The distance between Orlando and Columbus is 348 miles. The road distance is 392.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Orlando to Columbus without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 55 min and costs $50 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Orlando to Columbus, including transfers.

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Orlando to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Orlando, Fl station.

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The best way to get from Orlando to Columbus is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs $70 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $130 and takes 9 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Orlando to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 347.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and Columbus, GA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Orlando to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orlando to Columbus via Jacksonville, Fl in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Daytona Beach to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Melbourne to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
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 Orlando Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Lynx Central Florida Transport
Website
golynx.com
Bus from S Orange Blossom Trail And Carter Street to S Orange Blossom Trail And Ziegler Road
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from S Orange Avenue And W Anderson Street to Oia Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Escot Bus Lines
Phone
+1-888-571-7778
Website
escotbuslines.com
Bus from Skyview Plaza Orlando to Daytona International Speedway
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
escotbuslines.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Albany, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Albany, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Marion Transit Center to Airport Rental Car Facility
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohart.org
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from Marion Transit Parking Lot to TPA RENTAL CAR FACILITY westbound
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net

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