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Bus from Richmond to Columbia

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Duration 9 hours 20 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 2 services per day

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Richmond to Columbia bus details

Our route M97 bus stops at 4 stops between Richmond and Columbia. The bus sets off from The Plaza at Main Street Station and drops you off at COMET Bus Shelter on Southbound Lucius Rd, across from Marlboro St


The Megabus stop for all arrivals and departures is located at the Richmond Travel plaza on E Main St. across the street from the Main Street Station.


The megabus stop in Columbia, SC is located at the COMET Bus Shelter located at 3613 Lucius Road Southbound, across from Marlboro Street. Drop off and pick up parking only is available adjacent to the bus stop shelter. There is no restroom or indoor waiting space available at this location. Local bus service to Downtown Columbia available on The COMET Route 6 also departing from this bus shelter.

Bus from Richmond to Columbia with megabus

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Richmond to Columbia by bus?

The fastest bus from Richmond to Columbia takes 9 hours 20 minutes

When is the first bus from Richmond to Columbia?

The earliest bus from Richmond to Columbia leaves at 8:25 AM

When is the last bus from Richmond to Columbia?

The latest bus from Richmond to Columbia leaves at 6:05 PM

How many daily bus trips are there from Richmond to Columbia?

Megabus runs up to 2 trips per day from Richmond to Columbia