There are 5 ways to get from Tallahassee to Columbia 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  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Tallahassee (TLH) to Columbia (CAE) TLH - CAE

$258 - $1,258

Cheapest option

Bus via Five Points Station  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Atlanta, Ga 3862
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - Marta Civic Center Station to Columbia

$55 - $119

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl 3740
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Columbia Amtrak Silver Star

$88 - $201

Bus South Eastern Stages  •  16 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Savannah to Columbia

$68 - $166

Drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Tallahassee to Columbia 387.5 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Tallahassee, FL, USA and Columbia, SC, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from Tallahassee to Columbia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tallahassee to Columbia via Apalachee Parkway at Walmart Shopping Center, Tallahassee, Fl, Atlanta, Ga, Five Points Station, Civic Center Station, and Atlanta, GA - Marta Civic Center Station in around 12 h 46 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tallahassee to Columbia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tallahassee to Columbia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Columbia Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - Marta Civic Center Station to Columbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tallahassee to Columbia?

The distance between Tallahassee and Columbia is 500 km. The road distance is 620 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tallahassee to Columbia?

The cheapest way to get from Tallahassee to Columbia is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 7 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tallahassee to Columbia?

The quickest way to get from Tallahassee to Columbia is to fly which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $250 - $1,300.

Is there a direct bus between Tallahassee and Columbia?

No, there is no direct bus from Tallahassee to Columbia. However, there are services departing from S Adams Street and W Park Avenue and arriving at Columbia via Tallahassee, Fl, Jacksonville, Fl and Savannah. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Tallahassee to Columbia?

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Tallahassee to Columbia, including transfers.