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Richmond to Columbia bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration8h 15m
Trips per day5
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Richmond to Columbia bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Richmond to Columbia is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Richmond to Columbia were $13.33. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average $16.02 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Richmond to Columbia?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Richmond to Columbia by bus is usually on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Richmond to Columbia has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Richmond to Columbia, with an average of 4 trips per day and 107 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Richmond to Columbia. Of the 5 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Columbia.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Richmond to Columbia starts at $82.00.

2 carriers offer Richmond to Columbia bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Richmond to Columbia from $35.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Richmond to Columbia and you can expect on average to pay $60.83 for a Greyhound ticket to Columbia. In Richmond, Greyhound departs to Columbia from Bus Terminal - 2910 N Blvd, In Columbia, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 710-A Buckner Rd,

An average trip on Greyhound from Richmond to Columbia takes 9 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Columbia in 8 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $63.60 for a weekend trip to Columbia.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
9h 30m
Avg. Price
$60.83

Megabus

Book Megabus from Richmond to Columbia from $1.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Megabus from Richmond to Columbia and you can expect on average to pay $17.27 for a Megabus ticket to Columbia. In Richmond, Megabus departs to Columbia from Plaza at Main St Station - 1500 E Main St, In Columbia, Megabus arrives at CMRTA Bus Station,

An average trip on Megabus from Richmond to Columbia takes 9 hours and 28 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Columbia in 8 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $21.82 for a weekend trip to Columbia.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
9h 28m
Avg. Price
$17.27
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Richmond. Most bus trips to Columbia will depart from Bus Terminal - 2910 N Blvd, Plaza at Main St Station - 1500 E Main St.
  • Bus Terminal - 2910 N Blvd
  • Plaza at Main St Station - 1500 E Main St
Bus trips arrive in Columbia at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal - 710-A Buckner Rd, CMRTA Bus Station are the main bus stations in Columbia for trips arriving from Richmond.
  • Bus Terminal - 710-A Buckner Rd
  • CMRTA Bus Station