There are 3 ways to get from Dayton to Cincinnati by bus, taxi or car

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Line 2 bus, bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Philadelphia & Harvard to Dayton Northwest Hub 2
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh 1105 / ...

$14 - $29

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Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dayton to Cincinnati 50.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Dayton to Cincinnati 50.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Dayton to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dayton to Cincinnati is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dayton to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia & Harvard and arriving at Cincinnati, Oh via Dayton Trotwood, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Dayton and Cincinnati is 47 miles. The road distance is 50.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Dayton to Cincinnati without a car is to line 2 bus and bus which takes 1 h 49 min and costs $13 - $29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Dayton to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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Dayton to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Dayton RTA, depart from Philadelphia & Harvard station.

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Dayton to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Cincinnati, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dayton to Cincinnati is 51 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Dayton to Cincinnati.

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There are 169+ hotels available in Cincinnati. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 47.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Dayton, OH, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Dayton to Cincinnati via Dayton Northwest Hub and Dayton Trotwood, Oh in around 1 h 49 min.

Bus operators
Dayton RTA
Website
i-riderta.org
Bus from Philadelphia & Harvard to Dayton Northwest Hub
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
i-riderta.org
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Other operators
Taxi from Dayton to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Dayton Checker Cab
Phone
+1 937 222 4011
Liberty Cab
Phone
+1 937 222 2822

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