There are 7 ways to get from South Carolina to Columbus by plane, night bus, bus or car

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Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg, night bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) to Atlanta (ATL) GSP - ATL
  2. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$122 - $302

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Bus South Eastern Stages  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Atlanta, Ga Fayetteville
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga 1265 / ...

$54 - $95

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Fly from Columbia, night bus  •  4 h 3 min

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

$211 - $1,020

Fly from Charlotte, night bus  •  4 h 37 min

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

$314 - $983

Fly from Charleston, night bus  •  6 h 8 min

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

$150 - $406

Bus via Savannah, Ga  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Sc to Savannah, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$68 - $163

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Columbus 395 miles

$35 - $60

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Florence, SC and arriving at Columbus, Ga via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and Columbus is 278 miles. The road distance is 395 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Columbus without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from South Carolina to Columbus, including transfers.

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South Carolina to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Florence, Sc station.

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The quickest flight from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to Columbus is 395 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to drive from South Carolina to Columbus.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Greenville/Spartanburg Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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Book your South Carolina to Columbus bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 278.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between South Carolina, USA and Columbus, GA, USA?

You can take a bus from Florence to Columbus via Atlanta, Ga in around 7 h 42 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Columbia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
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
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Florence, Sc to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $70

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs .

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