There are 3 ways to get from Akron to Dayton by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, OH to Columbus, OH Schedule 21:Cleveland-Chicago / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh 1537 / ...

$32 - $67

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Akron to Dayton 195.6 miles

$19 - $28

Fly  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Akron (CAK) to Dayton (DAY) CAK - DAY

$171 - $841

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The cheapest way to get from Akron to Dayton is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Akron to Dayton is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Akron to Dayton. However, there are services departing from Akron, OH and arriving at Philadelphia & Harvard via Columbus, Oh and Dayton Northwest Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Akron and Dayton is 169 miles. The road distance is 195.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Akron to Dayton without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Akron to Dayton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Akron to Dayton is to bus which takes 4 h 45 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $170 - $850 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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There is no direct flight from Akron Airport to Dayton Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Akron to Dayton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Dayton Trotwood, Oh station.

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  • Distance: 168.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

You can take a bus from Akron to Dayton via Columbus, OH, Columbus, Oh, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, and Dayton Northwest Hub in around 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Akron to Dayton hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Akron to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Akron, OH to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35

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