There are 2 ways to get from Columbus to Cleveland by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh 1156 / ...

$18 - $50

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Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Cleveland 143.7 miles

$14 - $21

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, Oh and arriving at Cleveland, Oh. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Columbus and Cleveland is 127 miles. The road distance is 143.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Cleveland without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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The bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Columbus to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Columbus, Oh station.

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Columbus to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Cleveland, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to Cleveland is 144 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Columbus to Cleveland.

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Book your Columbus to Cleveland bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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  • Distance: 127 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Columbus, OH, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Columbus to Cleveland hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Barons Bus also services this route once daily.

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Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Estimated price
$19 - $50
$19 - $30
$35 - $50

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