How To Combine Columns In Google Sheets

Last Updated on October 30, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to combine columns in Google Sheets.

You can easily combine columns by using the native merge tool in Google Sheets.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to combine columns in Google Sheets.

Combine Columns

Step 1

First, you will need to select two columns to merge or combine.

Step 2

To merge the columns, we will need to press the merge tool icon, then select Merge horizontally.

Step 3

Once you are done, your Google Sheets will look like this. You can see that the 2 separate columns have combined into 1 cell. Do note that once you merged the columns together, the only value left will be the value on the most left cell.


That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

In this tutorial, I covered how to combine columns in Google Sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.