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There are 5 ways to get from Pensacola to Columbus by bus, car, plane, night bus or taxi

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Bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al 1247 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mobile, Al to Columbus, Ga 1548 / ...

$59 - $121

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Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Pensacola to Columbus 252.6 miles

$24 - $40

Fly Pensacola to Columbus Metropolitan  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Pensacola (PNS) to Columbus Metropolitan (CSG) PNS - CSG

$198 - $1,021

Fly Pensacola to Atlanta, night bus  •  5 h 21 min

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

$158 - $342

Taxi to Valparaiso, fly to Atlanta, night bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pensacola to Valparaiso
  2. Fly from Valparaiso (VPS) to Atlanta (ATL) VPS - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$250 - $557

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The cheapest way to get from Pensacola to Columbus is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pensacola to Columbus is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Pensacola and Columbus is 194 miles. The road distance is 252.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pensacola to Columbus without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $55 - $130.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Pensacola to Columbus, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Pensacola to Columbus is to bus which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $55 - $130. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $190 - $1,100 and takes 5 h.

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There is no direct flight from Pensacola Airport to Columbus Metropolitan Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 22 min and has one stopover.

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Columbus is 1 h ahead of Pensacola. It is currently 3:17 AM in Pensacola and 4:17 AM in Columbus.

Yes, the driving distance between Pensacola to Columbus is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Pensacola to Columbus.

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Delta offers flights from Pensacola Airport to Columbus Metropolitan Airport.

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  • Distance: 193.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Pensacola to Columbus via Pensacola, Fl and Mobile, Al in around 8 h 15 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Pensacola to Columbus every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pensacola to Columbus Metropolitan via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Pensacola to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Valparaiso to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
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
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Mobile, Al to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Pensacola to Valparaiso
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Choice Taxi
Phone
+1 850-529-1806
Website
mychoicetaxi.com
Able Shuttle and Taxi
Phone
+1 850-607-0209
Website
pensacolaairportshuttle.co

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There are 51+ hotels available in Columbus. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pensacola to Pensacola Airport is to line 31 bus which takes 15 min and costs $2.

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