Shortest distance between Athens and Columbus is 139.28 miles (224.15 km).
Flight distance from Athens, GA to Columbus, GA is 139.28 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 20 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 18 minutes to travel from Athens to Columbus with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Athens, Georgia to Columbus, Georgia is: 173.5 miles (279.23 km) by car.
Driving from Athens to Columbus will take approximately 03 hours 00 minutes.
The distance between Athens and Columbus is 279 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 06 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.
There is no time difference between Athens and Columbus. The current time is 03:51:15.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||05 hours 46 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 20 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 28 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||02 hours 53 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 28 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 18 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 09 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 23.18 liters (6.12 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Athens and Columbus.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Athens to Columbus is $20.34 (diesel $22.48).
Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.
The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.322 (Diesel $3.671) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 23, 2021.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Athens and Columbus (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.