There are 6 ways to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids by bus, train, 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 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

5 alternative options

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  11 h 43 min

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

$68 - $151

Bus Barons Bus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Ann Arbor, MI Schedules 0014 and 0015
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4590

$55 - $108

Bus, train  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati 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

$87 - $217

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids 352.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 54 min

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

$164 - $904

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, American 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
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
$10 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids?

The distance between Cincinnati and Grand Rapids is 437 km. The road distance is 564 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids?

The quickest way to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids is to fly which takes 5 h 54 min and costs $160 - $950.

Is there a direct bus between Cincinnati and Grand Rapids?

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.

How long does it take to get from Cincinnati to Grand Rapids?

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