There are 11 ways to get from Columbus to New Jersey by plane, subway, train, 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 Columbus to Newark  •  3 h 30 min

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

$164 - $558

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 15 min

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

$55 - $140

9 alternative options

Fly Columbus to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CMH - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$131 - $618

Fly Columbus to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 21 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 45 min

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

$193 - $535

Bus to Dayton, fly to Newark  •  5 h 4 min

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

$139 - $453

Bus to Dayton, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 50 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 Sky Horse Bus  •  10 h 5 min

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

$73 - $81

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  10 h 38 min

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

$65 - $67

Bus, train  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh 1156 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$143 - $339

Drive  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Newark 528.9 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

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 30 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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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Columbus to New Jersey, including transfers.

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

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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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Map of how to get from Columbus to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 457.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Columbus to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, Sky Horse Bus operates a bus from Columbus to Newark every 4 hours. Tickets cost $68 and the journey takes 9 h 18 min. Jaguar Bus Tour also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 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
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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 Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 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 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 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
4 h 23 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Dayton to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Dayton to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
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 Cleveland Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 33 min
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
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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
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
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com
Jaguar Bus Tour
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Bus from Columbus, OH - 139 E Main St to New York, NY - 59 Canal St.
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
ijaguarbus.com
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to New York City, NY
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com

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