There are 7 ways to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Detroit, Mi 1192 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4592 / ...

$51 - $122

6 alternative options

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Kalamazoo, MI
  3. Take the bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI

$67 - $151

Bus Barons Bus  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Ann Arbor, MI Cincinnati, OH-Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4590

$55 - $108

Bus, train  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Grand Rapids Amtrak

$93 - $226

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids 352.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Grand Rapids  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Grand Rapids (GRR) CVG - GRR

$166 - $906

Fly to Detroit, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Detroit (DTW) CVG - DTW
  2. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott
  3. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi

$159 - $768

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The cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids is to fly which costs $160 - $950 and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Cincinnati and Grand Rapids is 273 miles. The road distance is 352.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids. However, there are services departing from Cincinnati, Oh and arriving at Grand Rapids, Mi via Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids.
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  • Distance: 273.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 41 min

What companies run services between Cincinnati, OH, USA and Grand Rapids, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids via Detroit, Mi in around 9 h 41 min. Alternatively, Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Covington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Covington to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Grand Rapids Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com

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