Cheap Norfolk to Columbia train tickets


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How much are Norfolk to Columbia train tickets?

Lowest Price$91.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Norfolk to Columbia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Norfolk 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 Norfolk to Columbia was $91.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $49.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Norfolk to Columbia ? How far is Norfolk to Columbia ?

The distance between Norfolk to Columbia is 332.18 miles or 534.45 km. A train trip from Norfolk to Columbia typically takes 18 hours, 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 16 hours and 38 minutes to get from Norfolk to Columbia.

Going from Norfolk to Columbia by train takes over 18 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 Monday trains from Norfolk 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Norfolk to Columbia

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Columbia. One train carrier operates regular service on the Norfolk to Columbia route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Norfolk to Columbia, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Norfolk 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.

One train carrier connects Norfolk to Columbia


Amtrak train tickets from Norfolk to Columbia start from $91.00, and on average cost $126.21. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Norfolk leaves from 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Norfolk to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 18 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 17 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $137.21 for a one-way train ticket to Columbia.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Norfolk on their way to Columbia. The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D.
  • 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D
There is one train station where trains arrive in Columbia from Norfolk., The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St