There are 5 ways to get from Dayton to Cleveland by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1679 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh 1156 / ...

$34 - $87

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Toledo, Oh 1192 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$52 - $122

Bus Barons Bus  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1679 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Cleveland, OH Schedules 0021 and 0022

$34 - $72

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Dayton to Cleveland 213.3 miles

$20 - $30

Fly  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Cleveland (CLE) DAY - CLE

$176 - $842

Questions & Answers

The distance between Dayton and Cleveland is 286 km. The road distance is 341 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dayton to Cleveland is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Dayton to Cleveland is to drive which takes 3 h 33 min and costs $20 - $30.

No, there is no direct bus from Dayton to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Wright Stop Plaza and arriving at Cleveland, Oh via Dayton Trotwood, Oh and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Dayton to Cleveland, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Dayton to Cleveland via Dayton Northwest Hub, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, and Columbus, Oh in around 4 h 53 min. Alternatively, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Dayton to Cleveland hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Dayton to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Cleveland, OH
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
baronsbus.com

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