There are 9 ways to get from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly from Albany  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Columbus (CMH) ALB - CMH

$144 - $756

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 4175 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$69 - $173

7 alternative options

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Columbus (CMH) LGA - CMH

$162 - $695

Train to Newark, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Columbus (CMH) EWR - CMH

$213 - $653

Bus to Boston, fly  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Columbus (CMH) BOS - CMH

$137 - $517

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Columbus (CMH) JFK - CMH

$183 - $694

Train, bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$96 - $250

Bus Sky Horse Bus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany-Rensselaer to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH

$79 - $99

Drive  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus 614.5 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus is to fly which costs $140 - $800 and takes 6 h.

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The distance between Albany–Rensselaer Station and Columbus is 518 miles. The road distance is 614.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Albany–Rensselaer Station, NY, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany–Rensselaer Station to Columbus via New York, NY, 34 St - Herald Sq, East Broadway, and New York, NY in around 13 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Boston to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Boston to Columbus via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Boston to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Boston to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Columbus via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Boston to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Boston to Columbus via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com
Jaguar Bus Tour
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Bus from New York, NY - 59 Canal St. to Columbus, OH - 139 E Main St
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
ijaguarbus.com

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