Cheap Madison to Columbia train tickets



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Lowest Price£164.63
Fastest35h 18m
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How to book cheap train tickets from Madison to Columbia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison to Columbia is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Madison to Columbia was £164.63. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Madison to Columbia ? How far is Madison to Columbia ?

The distance between Madison to Columbia is 772.45 miles or 1242.82 km. A train trip from Madison to Columbia typically takes 35 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 35 hours and 18 minutes to get from Madison to Columbia.

Going from Madison to Columbia by train takes over 35 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Friday trains from Madison to Columbia are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Madison to Columbia

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Columbia. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Columbia route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Columbia, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Columbia, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Madison to Columbia, which start at £90.16.

One train carrier connects Madison to Columbia


Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Columbia start from £148.95, and on average cost £170.12. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and one other station. And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Madison to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 35 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 35 hours and 18 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £186.58 for a one-way train ticket to Columbia.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Columbia that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is 4 Collins Ct, UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St.
  • 4 Collins Ct
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Columbia from Madison., The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St