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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, OH to Columbus, OH Schedules 0021 and 0022 / ...
  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  •  4 h 54 min

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

$180 - $858

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 46 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Akron to Dayton hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Akron to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Akron to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 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
4 h 54 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 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Akron to Dayton?

The distance between Akron and Dayton is 270 km. The road distance is 313 km.

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

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

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

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

Is there a direct bus between Akron and Dayton?

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 46 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Akron to Dayton, including transfers.