There are 5 ways to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University 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  •  6 h 15 min

  1. 5530 / ...
  2. 1097 / ...

$38 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus via Toledo, Oh  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...
  2. 1097 / ...

$22 - $49

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. 186.6 miles

$18 - $27

Fly to Columbus, line 8 bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. DTW - CMH

$152 - $867

Fly to Dayton, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. DTW - DAY

$177 - $576

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, Columbus, Oh, S 4Th St & E Town St, and Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Columbus
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Central Ohio Transit Authority
Website
cota.com
Bus from S 4Th St & E Town St to Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cota.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ann Arbor and Ohio State University is 261 km. The road distance is 299 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University is to drive which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $18 - $27.

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 6 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Ann Arbor to Ohio State University, including transfers.