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There are 9 ways to get from Orlando to Columbus by plane, night bus, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly Orlando to Atlanta, night bus  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Atlanta (ATL) MCO - ATL
  2. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$58 - $282

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Megabus, bus  •  11h 43m

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

$47 - $108

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Bus to Tampa, fly to Atlanta, night bus  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Atlanta (ATL) TPA - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$98 - $575

Fly Orlando to Birmingham, bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Birmingham (BHM) MCO - BHM
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Ga

$155 - $384

Shuttle to Melbourne, fly to Atlanta, night bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Orlando International Airport to Melbourne Airport
  2. Fly from Melbourne (MLB) to Atlanta (ATL) MLB - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$191 - $475

Bus to Daytona Beach, fly to Atlanta, night bus  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Skyview Plaza Orlando to Daytona International Speedway
  2. Fly from Daytona Beach (DAB) to Atlanta (ATL) DAB - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$170 - $444

Bus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl 1014 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Columbus, Ga 3890

$50 - $127

Train, bus  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station Silver Star / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Columbus, Ga 3890

$84 - $183

Drive  •  6h 50m

  1. Drive from Orlando to Columbus 392.6 miles

$35 - $60

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

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to Columbus is to fly and night bus which costs $55 - $290 and takes 5h 56m.

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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 10h 35m.

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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 10h 35m and costs $50 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5h 56m 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 quickest flight from Orlando Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Orlando to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Ga station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando to Columbus is 393 miles. It takes approximately 6h 50m to drive from Orlando to Columbus.

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Map of how to get from Orlando to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 347.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 56m

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

You can take a bus from Orlando to Columbus via Jacksonville, Fl in around 10h 35m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Orlando to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Melbourne to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Daytona Beach to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Orlando to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Orlando to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Atlanta via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Orlando Amtrak Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
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
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
Night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Melbourne Airport Express
Phone
+1 (321) 724-1600 / +1 (800) 826-4544
Website
melbourneairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Orlando International Airport to Melbourne Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
melbourneairportexpress.com
Escot Bus Lines
Phone
+1-888-571-7778
Website
escotbuslines.com
Bus from Skyview Plaza Orlando to Daytona International Speedway
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
escotbuslines.com

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JetBlue Airways, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Orlando Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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Book your Orlando to Columbus bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Columbus. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Orlando to Orlando Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 41m and costs $3.

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