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There are 10 ways to get from Columbus to New Jersey by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly Columbus to Newark  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Newark (EWR) CMH - EWR

$164 - $557

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Newark, Nj 1612 / ...

$55 - $140

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Fly Columbus to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CMH - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St
  3. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$131 - $618

Fly Columbus to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to New York JFK (JFK) CMH - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$155 - $619

Fly Columbus to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 31 min

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

$192 - $532

Bus to Dayton, fly to Newark  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Newark (EWR) DAY - EWR

$139 - $452

Bus to Dayton, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DAY - LGA

$156 - $723

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to New York, NY

$76 - $81

Bus, train  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 1684
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Pennsylvanian

$88 - $234

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Newark 528.9 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Columbus to New Jersey is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbus to New Jersey is to fly which costs $160 - $600 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columbus, Oh and arriving at Newark, Nj. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 15 min.

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The distance between Columbus and New Jersey is 457 miles. The road distance is 528.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbus to New Jersey without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 42 min and costs $75 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Columbus to New Jersey, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Columbus to New Jersey is to fly which takes 3 h 31 min and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $85 and takes 9 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Columbus Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 48 min.

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Columbus to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Map of how to get from Columbus to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 457.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Columbus, OH, USA and New Jersey, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Columbus to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, SkyHorse / Jaguar operates a bus from Columbus to Newark 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
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
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dayton to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 14th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to New Jersey is 529 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 56 min to drive from Columbus to New Jersey.

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

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Book your Columbus to New Jersey bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Columbus Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs $3 - $5.

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