Bus from Washington to Columbia

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Duration 11 hours 40 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 2 services per day

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Washington to Columbia bus details

Our route M97 bus stops at 5 stops between Washington and Columbia. The bus sets off from Union Station. and drops you off at Parking Lot - Dutch Sq Blvd, near intersection of Broad River Rd


The Megabus and Virginia Breeze stop for all arrivals and departures in Washington, DC is located at Union Station. Union Station is located at 50 Massachusetts Ave and all departures will be from the bus deck along bays 31-41. Passengers arriving by Metro should make their way to the top level of the train station and should go one level up to the bus deck. Passengers are asked to use caution on the bus deck and only cross traffic areas at designated crossings. A free Cell Phone Waiting and Kiss and Ride lot is available in the parking garage, accessible from H Street.

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The megabus.com stop for arrivals and departures in Columbia, SC will relocate to the parking lot between McDonalds and the Wells Fargo Bank, at 1278 Dutch Square Blvd., near the intersection of Broad River Rd. Pick up and drop off available only- no overnight parking.
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Frequently Asked Questions

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

The fastest bus from Washington to Columbia takes 11 hours 40 minutes

When is the first bus from Washington to Columbia?

The earliest bus from Washington to Columbia leaves at 6:05 AM

When is the last bus from Washington to Columbia?

The latest bus from Washington to Columbia leaves at 3:30 PM

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

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