There are 10 ways to get from Montreal to Columbus 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 Montreal to Columbus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Columbus (CMH) YUL - CMH

$139 - $295

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH

$76 - $249

8 alternative options

Bus to Burlington, fly to Columbus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Columbus (CMH) BTV - CMH

$178 - $321

Fly Montreal to Dayton, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Dayton (DAY) YUL - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$174 - $364

Fly Montreal to Cleveland, bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Cleveland (CLE) YUL - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$132 - $316

Train, bus via Buffalo, NY  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  4. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$106 - $296

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  4. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$87 - $178

Train, bus  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo
  3. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$141 - $400

Train Amtrak, bus  •  19 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$136 - $360

Drive  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Columbus 718.1 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Columbus is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 12 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Columbus is to fly which takes 6 h 10 min and costs $180 - $400.

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The distance between Montreal and Columbus is 984 km. The road distance is 1149 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Montreal to Columbus, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Toronto, ON, Buffalo, Ny and Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Columbus, OH, USA?

Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Montreal to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Columbus via Toronto, ON, Buffalo, NY, Buffalo, Ny, and Cleveland, Oh in around 15 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $390
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $440
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $700
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Burlington to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $480
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $480
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $480
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Montreal to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Room
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
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 Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
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 Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Megabus CA
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $20
Online Fare
$16 - $30
Standard Fare
$24 - $35
Refundable
$28 - $40
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $80
Refundable
$60 - $90

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