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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Power outlets onboard*
Megabus RIDE onboard entertainment*
* Subject to availability
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 COMET Bus Shelter on Southbound Lucius Rd, across from Marlboro St
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.
Plan your bus trip to Washington, DC
The megabus stop in Columbia, SC has relocated to The COMET Bus Shelter located on southbound Lucius Road 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.
The Dutch Square Stop is no longer in use.
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