There are 7 ways to get from Columbus to Toronto by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Toronto  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Toronto (YYZ) CMH - YYZ

$167 - $465

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Bus Barons Bus  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Buffalo, NY Cinncinati,OH-Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300 / ...

$44 - $127

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Fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) CMH - YTZ

$216 - $708

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny 212
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300

$55 - $146

Bus, train via London  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to London, On
  3. Take the train from London to Toronto

$73 - $196

Bus, train  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto

$93 - $234

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Toronto 426.8 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Toronto is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbus to Toronto is to fly which costs $160 - $470 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Columbus to Toronto. However, there are services departing from Columbus, Oh and arriving at Toronto, On via Cleveland, Oh and Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 46 min.

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The distance between Columbus and Toronto is 318 miles. The road distance is 426.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Toronto without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 46 min and costs $55 - $150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Columbus to Toronto, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Columbus to Toronto is to fly which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $160 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $150 and takes 9 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Columbus Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Columbus to Toronto bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Toronto, On station.

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Map of how to get from Columbus to Toronto.
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  • Distance: 317.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Columbus, OH, USA and Toronto, ON, Canada?

Air Canada and Delta fly from Columbus to Toronto 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Columbus to Toronto via Cleveland, Oh and Buffalo, Ny in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Columbus to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Columbus to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Columbus to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Columbus to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Columbus to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Billy Bishop Toronto City via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from London to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Buffalo to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
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 Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Detroit, Mi to London, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
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Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to Toronto is 427 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to drive from Columbus to Toronto.

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Air Canada and Delta offer flights from Columbus Airport to Toronto Airport.

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There are 976+ hotels available in Toronto. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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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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