Directions from Columbus to Lima

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Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh 1537 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Lima, Oh 1198

$27 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus Barons Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Lima, OH Schedules 0021 and 0022

$14 - $27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Lima 91.8 miles

$9 - $13

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

You can take a bus from Columbus to Lima via Dayton Trotwood, Oh in around 3 h 40 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Lima, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Lima, OH
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
baronsbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Columbus and Lima is 128 km. The road distance is 147 km.

The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Lima is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Columbus to Lima is to drive which takes 1 h 51 min and costs $9 - $13.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, OH and arriving at Lima, OH. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Columbus to Lima, including transfers.