There are 3 ways to get from Columbus to Akron by bus or car

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What companies run services between Columbus, OH, USA and Akron, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Columbus to Akron via West Salem, OH in around 3 h 5 min.

Bus operators
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus Ohio State University to West Salem, OH
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from West Salem, OH to Akron, OH
Avg. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH
Avg. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
baronsbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Columbus to Akron?

The distance between Columbus and Akron is 177 km. The road distance is 200 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Columbus to Akron?

The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Akron is to drive which costs $15 and takes 2 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Columbus to Akron?

The quickest way to get from Columbus to Akron is to drive which takes 2 h 6 min and costs $15.

Is there a direct bus between Columbus and Akron?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, OH and arriving at Akron, OH. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Columbus to Akron?

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Columbus to Akron, including transfers.