The distance between Charlotte to Columbia is 85.48 miles or 137.53 km. A train trip from Charlotte to Columbia typically takes 10 hours and 24 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 10 hours and 23 minutes to get from Charlotte to Columbia.
Going from Charlotte to Columbia by train takes over 10 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 Thursday trains from Charlotte 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Charlotte to Columbia route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Charlotte to Columbia, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Charlotte 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 Bus tickets from Charlotte to Columbia, which start at $21.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Charlotte to Columbia start from $63.50, and on average cost $71.12. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Charlotte leaves from 1914 N Tryon St, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,
From Charlotte to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 25 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 23 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $74.79 for a one-way weekend reservation from Charlotte.