There are 6 ways to get from Columbus to Baltimore 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 to Baltimore  •  3 h 6 min

  1. CMH - BWI

$123 - $485

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. 1684
  2. 4440

$53 - $134

4 alternative options

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. CMH - DCA

$137 - $532

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. CMH - IAD

$158 - $567

Bus, train  •  15 h 54 min

$143 - $399

Drive  •  6 h 56 min

  1. 402.6 miles

$35 - $60

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

Southwest Airlines flies from Columbus to Baltimore 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Columbus to Baltimore via Pittsburgh, Pa in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Columbus to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Columbus to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Columbus and Baltimore is 552 km. The road distance is 644 km.

The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Baltimore is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Columbus to Baltimore is to fly which takes 3 h 6 min and costs $120 - $490.

No, there is no direct bus from Columbus to Baltimore. However, there are services departing from Columbus, Oh and arriving at Baltimore Downtown, Md via Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Columbus to Baltimore, including transfers.