Travel from Delray Beach to Columbia

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$70 | 16h 24min Flight$289 | 5h 59min Bus80 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$71
    16h 56min · 94 lb of CO2
  2. Train$108
    12h 0min · 131 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$289
    5h 59min · 537 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$71
    9h 3min · 103 lb of CO2

Delray Beach to Columbia Buses

bus tickets from Delray Beach to Columbia

$71 · 16h 56min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $71
Travel Duration
16h 56min

bus tickets from Boynton Beach to Columbia

$102 · 14h 19min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $102
Travel Duration
14h 19min

bus tickets from Boca Raton to Columbia

$105 · 14h 41min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $105
Travel Duration
14h 41min

bus tickets from West Palm Beach to Columbia

$70 · 16h 24min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $70
Travel Duration
16h 24min

Delray Beach to Columbia Trains

train tickets from Delray Beach to Columbia

$111 · 12h 0min
AmtrakAmtrak DLB train to CLB
Train Tickets
About $111
Travel Duration
12h 0min
Delray Beach - DLB
Amtrak from DLB to CLBAmtrak · 12h 0minSilver Star
Columbia - CLB

train tickets from Deerfield Beach to Columbia

$113 · 12h 13min
AmtrakAmtrak DFB train to CLB
Train Tickets
About $113
Travel Duration
12h 13min
Deerfield Beach - DFB
Amtrak from DFB to CLBAmtrak · 12h 13minSilver Star
Columbia - CLB

train tickets from West Palm Beach to Columbia

$108 · 11h 36min
AmtrakAmtrak WPB train to CLB
Train Tickets
About $108
Travel Duration
11h 36min
West Palm Beach - WPB
Amtrak from WPB to CLBAmtrak · 11h 36minSilver Star
Columbia - CLB

train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Columbia

$115 · 12h 31min
AmtrakAmtrak FTL train to CLB
Train Tickets
About $115
Travel Duration
12h 31min
Fort Lauderdale - FTL
Amtrak from FTL to CLBAmtrak · 12h 31minSilver Star
Columbia - CLB

Delray Beach to Columbia Flights

bus tickets from PBI to CAE

$289 · 5h 59min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $289
Travel Duration
5h 59min

bus tickets from FLL to CAE

$296 · 6h 5min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $296
Travel Duration
6h 5min

Drive from Delray Beach to Columbia

Driving from Delray Beach to Columbia

$71 · 9h 3min

It's 524 miles between Delray Beach to Columbia. On a typical day, it might take between 9h 3min and 9h 30min from Delray Beach to Columbia under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 9h 58min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Columbia by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $70.

Our recommendation to Columbia

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Delray Beach to Columbia?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, train, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

Delray Beach to Columbia SC - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Delray Beach to Columbia. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Columbia is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Delray Beach/Columbia buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Delray Beach is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Delray Beach FL and Columbia during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Delray Beach to Columbia? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Columbia traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Columbia is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Delray Beach to Columbia?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Delray Beach to Columbia is by bus. The bus costs $70 roughly and will take 16 hours 24 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Delray Beach to Columbia?

Amtrak costs about $111 between Delray Beach and Columbia. In total, the train will take roughly 12 hours and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at DLB Delray Beach Amtrak, which is 2 miles from Delray Beach. Further, once you arrive at CLB Columbia Amtrak or you will still have 1 miles to Columbia.

How long does it take from Delray Beach to Columbia by car?

The total distance between Delray Beach and Columbia is 524 miles and will take you about 9 hours 3 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $71.

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