There are 4 ways to get from Columbus to Akron by bus or car

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Bus Barons Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus Ohio State University to West Salem, OH Schedules 0021 and 0022
  2. Take the bus from West Salem, OH to Akron, OH Schedules 0021 and 0022

$26 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH Schedules 0021 and 0022 / ...

$17 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh 1156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh 4440 / ...

$30 - $69

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 takes 2 h 6 min and costs $12 - $18.

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

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

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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.

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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
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from West Salem, OH to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23

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