There are 10 ways to get from Minnesota 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Columbus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Columbus (CMH) MSP - CMH

$166 - $381

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Warsaw, IN
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw, IN to Columbus, OH

$92 - $170

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Fly to Dayton  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Dayton (DAY) MSP - DAY

$184 - $416

Line 538 bus, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 538 bus from Garfield Ave S & 86th St W to 82nd St E & 28th Ave S
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Cleveland (CLE) MSP - CLE
  3. Take the bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd

$160 - $352

Line 538 bus, fly to Covington, line 46 bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 538 bus from Garfield Ave S & 86th St W to 82nd St E & 28th Ave S
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Covington (CVG) MSP - CVG
  3. Take the line 46 bus from Government Square Area C to Vine St & Inwood Park

$148 - $763

Fly to Pittsburgh, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MSP - PIT
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Youngstown, Oh

$160 - $408

Bus Greyhound USA  •  17 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$96 - $233

Train, bus via Toledo Amtrak  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$132 - $353

Train, bus  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH Chicago / ...

$95 - $293

Drive  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Columbus 765.9 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to Ohio. However, there are services departing from Hennepin Ave & Washington / 3rd St and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Minneapolis, Mn, Chicago, Il and Toledo, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 48 min.

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The distance between Minnesota and Ohio is 724 miles. The road distance is 765.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Ohio without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Minnesota to Ohio, including transfers.

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Minnesota to Ohio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Minneapolis, Mn station.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Ohio is to fly which takes 3 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 48 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 48 min.

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

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Ohio is 1 h ahead of Minnesota. It is currently 4:56 AM in Minnesota and 5:56 AM in Ohio.

Yes, the driving distance between Minnesota to Ohio is 766 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 44 min to drive from Minnesota to Ohio.

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  • Distance: 724.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Minnesota, USA and Ohio, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Bloomington to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Columbus via Hennepin Ave & 16th St, Minneapolis, Mn, Chicago, Il, and Toledo, Oh in around 17 h 48 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Columbus via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station 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
Metro Transit
Phone
+1 612-373-3333
Website
metrotransit.org
Bus from Garfield Ave S & 86th St W to 82nd St E & 28th Ave S
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrotransit.org
Greater Cleveland Transit
Phone
+1 216-621-9500
Website
riderta.com
Bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
riderta.com
Go Metro
Phone
+1 513-632-7575
Email
customerservice@go-metro.com
Website
go-metro.com
Bus from Government Square Area C to Vine St & Inwood Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
go-metro.com
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 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 Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
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
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $110
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Warsaw, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Warsaw, IN to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Book at
hoosierride.com

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Columbus Airport.

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