There are 4 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

3 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

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 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 twice daily. 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 twice daily.

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Columbus to Akron bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Columbus, Oh station.

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Columbus to Akron bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, 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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  • 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 twice daily. 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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
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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
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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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
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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