There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore to Columbus by plane, train, subway, 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 Baltimore  •  3 h 8 min

  1. BWI - CMH

$124 - $485

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. 4411 / ...
  2. 1683 / ...

$52 - $124

4 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 45 min

  1. DCA - CMH

$141 - $527

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. IAD - CMH

$152 - $544

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. PHL - CMH

$249 - $700

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. 401.3 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The distance between Baltimore and Columbus is 552 km. The road distance is 642 km.

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Columbus is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Columbus is to fly which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $120 - $490.

No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Baltimore to Columbus, including transfers.

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Baltimore to Columbus 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Columbus via Pittsburgh, Pa in around 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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