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

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Fly from Greenville/Spartanburg, night bus  •  4h 11m

  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  •  8h 30m

  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  •  5h 29m

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

$188 - $992

Taxi to Asheville, fly, night bus  •  4h 47m

  1. Take a taxi from Greenville to Asheville
  2. Fly from Asheville (AVL) to Atlanta (ATL) AVL - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$275 - $534

Fly from Charleston, night bus  •  6h 12m

  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 to Charlotte, fly, night bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Atlanta (ATL) CLT - ATL
  3. Take the night bus from Atlanta Arpt, Ga to Columbus, Ga

$244 - $901

Drive  •  6h 31m

  1. Drive from Florence to Columbus 395 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from South Carolina to Columbus is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from South Carolina to Columbus is to fly and night bus which costs $120 - $310 and takes 4h 11m.

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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 8h 30m.

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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 8h 30m and costs $50 - $100.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from South Carolina to Columbus, including transfers.

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South Carolina to Columbus bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, 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 1h 3m.

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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 6h 31m to drive from South Carolina to Columbus.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 278.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 11m

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 8h 30m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Columbia to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Asheville to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Charleston to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charleston to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Charlotte to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Greenville/Spartanburg to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
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
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Columbus, Ga
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Charlotte Area Transit System
Phone
+1 704-336-7433
Email
telltransit@charlottenc.gov
Website
charlottenc.gov
Bus from White Street Park and Ride to Johnson & Wales Way & 4th St
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
charlottenc.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Greenville to Asheville
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Yellow Cab Greenville
Phone
+1 864-233-6666
Website
yellowcabgreenville.com
Corporate Taxi
Phone
+1 864-990-5556
Website
ataxi.co
Atlantis Taxi
Phone
+1 850-628-5670
Website
facebook.com

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

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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 South Carolina to Greenville/Spartanburg Airport is to taxi which takes 18m and costs $35 - $45.

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