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

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH Cinncinati,OH-Buffalo / ...

$17 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus via West Salem, OH  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus Ohio State University to West Salem, OH Schedule 22:Chicago-Cleveland
  2. Take the bus from West Salem, OH to Akron, OH Schedule 22:Chicago-Cleveland

$26 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Akron 125.2 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Akron is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbus to Akron is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, OH and arriving at Akron, OH. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Columbus and Akron is 110 miles. The road distance is 125.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Akron without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $17 - $30.

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The bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Columbus to Akron bus services, operated by Barons Bus, depart from Columbus, OH station.

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Columbus to Akron bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at Akron, OH station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to Akron is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Columbus to Akron.

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There are 68+ hotels available in Akron. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Columbus to Akron.
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  • Distance: 110.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

Barons Bus operates a bus from Columbus to Akron 3 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus Ohio State University to West Salem, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from West Salem, OH to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
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baronsbus.com

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