There are 4 ways to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Detroit, MI Cincinnati
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh 1097 / ...

$40 - $69

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Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University 187.3 miles

$18 - $27

Bus, fly to Columbus  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor- Blake Transit Ctr., MI to Detroit Metro Airport
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Columbus (CMH) DTW - CMH

$157 - $873

Bus, fly to Dayton  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor- Blake Transit Ctr., MI to Detroit Metro Airport
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Dayton (DAY) DTW - DAY
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$185 - $586

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The cheapest way to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University. However, there are services departing from Ann Arbor, MI and arriving at Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave via Detroit, Mi and S 4Th St & E Town St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 59m.

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The distance between Ann Arbor and Ohio State University is 163 miles. The road distance is 187.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University without a car is to bus which takes 6h 59m and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 6h 59m to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University, including transfers.

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Ann Arbor to Ohio State University bus services, operated by Barons Bus, depart from Ann Arbor, MI station.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 56 min.

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Ann Arbor to Ohio State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ann Arbor to Ohio State University is 187 miles. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University.

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  • Distance: 163 miles
  • Duration: 6h 59m

What companies run services between Ann Arbor, MI, USA and Ohio State University, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University via Detroit, MI, Detroit, Mi, Columbus, Oh, S 4Th St & E Town St, and Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave in around 6h 59m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $26
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baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Book 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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from Ann Arbor- Blake Transit Ctr., MI to Detroit Metro Airport
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Columbus Airport.

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