There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles to Ohio by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Columbus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Columbus (CMH) LAX - CMH

$178 - $563

Cheapest option

Fly to Cleveland  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cleveland (CLE) LAX - CLE

$112 - $444

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Fly to Covington  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Covington (CVG) LAX - CVG

$120 - $415

Fly to Detroit, bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Detroit (DTW) LAX - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Toledo, OH

$145 - $382

Fly to Pittsburgh, bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Pittsburgh (PIT) LAX - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Youngstown, Oh

$169 - $512

Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Indianapolis (IND) LAX - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati

$180 - $492

Bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Columbus, Oh 1684 / ...

$210 - $550

Train, bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$341 - $988

Drive  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Columbus 2255.1 miles

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Ohio is to fly which costs $120 - $420 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Ohio is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Ohio is 2002 miles. The road distance is 2255.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Los Angeles to Ohio, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Columbus, Oh. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Ohio, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Columbus hourly. Tickets cost $210 - $550 and the journey takes 2 days 2 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Detroit via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Covington
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Youngstown, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$210 - $350
Flexible
$410 - $550
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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