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

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

Train, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to London
  2. Take the train from London to Windsor
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$86 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 1 min

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

$55 - $141

5 alternative options

Bus via Greenbrook / Forest Hill Centre  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to London, ON
  2. Take the bus from London, ON to Detroit, MI
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh

$55 - $147

Drive  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Kitchener to Columbus 384 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Toronto, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Columbus (CMH) YYZ - CMH

$191 - $534

Train to London, fly  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to London
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Columbus (CMH) YXU - CMH

$192 - $1,279

Train, train to Detroit, fly  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to London
  2. Take the train from London to Windsor
  3. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Columbus (CMH) DTW - CMH

$198 - $1,016

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

You can take a bus from Kitchener to Columbus via London, ON, London, On, and Detroit, Mi in around 10 h 1 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from London to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from London to Columbus via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from London to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,800
Flights from London to Columbus via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from London to Columbus via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from London to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Kitchener to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kitchener, ON to London, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Bus from London, ON to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$29 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kitchener and Columbus is 437 km. The road distance is 614 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kitchener to Columbus is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 6 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Kitchener to Columbus is to train and fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs $240 - $700.

No, there is no direct bus from Kitchener to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Kitchener, ON and arriving at Columbus, Oh via London, On and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from Kitchener to Columbus, including transfers.