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There are 10 ways to get from Columbus to Connecticut by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Columbus to Newark, train  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Newark (EWR) CMH - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Stamford

$189 - $592

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Bus, train  •  15h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to New York, Ny 1682 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$76 - $113

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Fly Columbus to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CMH - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$149 - $795

Fly Columbus to New York JFK, train  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to New York JFK (JFK) CMH - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$173 - $794

Fly Columbus to Boston, bus  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Boston (BOS) CMH - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct

$130 - $471

Bus to Dayton, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DAY - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$178 - $907

Fly Columbus to Philadelphia, train  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Philadelphia (PHL) CMH - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$199 - $730

Bus, train via New York  •  11h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$87 - $102

Bus, train via Cleveland  •  18h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport

$130 - $312

Drive  •  10h 20m

  1. Drive from Columbus to Bridgeport 596.7 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Connecticut is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Columbus to Connecticut is to fly and train which costs $180 - $600 and takes 5h 13m.

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The distance between Columbus and Connecticut is 552 miles. The road distance is 596.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Connecticut without a car is to bus and train via New York which takes 11h 12m and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Columbus to Connecticut, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Columbus Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 52m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to Connecticut is 597 miles. It takes approximately 10h 20m to drive from Columbus to Connecticut.

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Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Columbus Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Connecticut. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Columbus Airport is to bus which takes 18m and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Columbus to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 552.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

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

There is no direct connection from Columbus to Stamford. However, you can take the bus to John Glenn International Departing Flights, take the walk to Columbus airport, fly to Newark, take the walk to Terminal C, take the bus to Grand Central Terminal, take the walk to Grand Central, then take the train to Stamford. Alternatively, you can take the bus to John Glenn International Departing Flights, take the walk to Columbus airport, fly to New York La Guardia, take the walk to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B, take the bus to 61 St/Roosevelt Av, take the walk to Woodside, take the train to Penn Station, take the walk to New York Penn Station, then take the train to Stamford.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Columbus to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Columbus to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Columbus to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Columbus to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $240
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Cleveland Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $22
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$40 - $60
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com

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