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

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Subway to Reagan Washington, fly to Columbus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the subway from SILVER SPRING station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Columbus (CMH) DCA - CMH

$82 - $372

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Bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa 4407 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$55 - $140

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Fly Baltimore to Columbus  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Columbus (CMH) BWI - CMH

$125 - $491

Line 74 bus, subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Columbus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 74 bus from Great Seneca Hwy & Dawson Farm Rd to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
  2. Take the subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Columbus (CMH) IAD - CMH

$95 - $395

Fly Reagan Washington to Dayton, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Dayton (DAY) DCA - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$152 - $721

Train, bus  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh

$130 - $360

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Columbus 401.3 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Maryland to Columbus. However, there are services departing from GREENE ST & LOMBARD ST ns sb and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Baltimore Downtown, Md and Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between Maryland and Columbus is 325 miles. The road distance is 401.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Maryland to Columbus without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Maryland to Columbus, including transfers.

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Maryland to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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The best way to get from Maryland to Columbus is to fly which takes 3 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Maryland to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maryland to Columbus is 401 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to drive from Maryland to Columbus.

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Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Columbus Airport.

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  • Distance: 325.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Maryland, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Glen Burnie to Columbus 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Columbus via HAINES ST & WARNER ST wb, Baltimore Downtown, Md, and Pittsburgh, Pa in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from SILVER SPRING station to GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from SHADY GROVE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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 Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Montgomery County MD Ride On
Website
montgomerycountymd.gov
Bus from Great Seneca Hwy & Dawson Farm Rd to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
montgomerycountymd.gov
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 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 Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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