There are 5 ways to get from Cincinnati to Charleston by bus, car, plane or taxi

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 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv 1093 / ...

$40 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus via Cincinnati, OH  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Columbus, OH Schedules 0010 and 0011
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv 1093 / ...

$39 - $83

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Charleston 200.1 miles

$19 - $29

Fly to Charleston  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Charleston (CRW) CVG - CRW

$244 - $1,218

Fly to Ashland, taxi  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Ashland (HTS) CVG - HTS
  2. Take a taxi from Ashland to Charleston

$292 - $1,002

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to Charleston is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to Charleston is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cincinnati and Charleston is 165 miles. The road distance is 200.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Cincinnati to Charleston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to Charleston. However, there are services departing from Cincinnati, Oh and arriving at Charleston, Wv via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Cincinnati, OH, USA and Charleston, WV, USA?

You can take a bus from Cincinnati to Charleston via Columbus, Oh in around 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cincinnati to Charleston hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Charleston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Charleston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Charleston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Ashland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Covington to Ashland via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Covington to Ashland via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Covington to Ashland via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Charleston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
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 Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Ashland to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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