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

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Recommended option

Train to Newark, fly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Columbus (CMH) EWR - CMH

$180 - $576

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Train, bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH

$65 - $251

5 alternative options

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Columbus (CMH) LGA - CMH

$134 - $795

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Columbus (CMH) JFK - CMH

$158 - $794

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Columbus (CMH) PHL - CMH

$196 - $542

Train Amtrak, bus  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$88 - $235

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from New Brunswick to Columbus 516.9 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from New Brunswick to Columbus is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Brunswick to Columbus is to train and fly which costs $180 - $600 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between New Brunswick and Columbus is 455 miles. The road distance is 516.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Brunswick to Columbus without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h 27 min and costs $65 - $260.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from New Brunswick to Columbus, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Brunswick to Columbus is 517 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 40 min to drive from New Brunswick to Columbus.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Columbus Airport.

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There are 210+ hotels available in Columbus. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Brunswick to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 454.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between New Brunswick, NJ, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

There is no direct connection from New Brunswick to Columbus. However, you can take the train to Newark Airport Railroad Station, take the walk to Newark Liberty Airport Station, take the train to Terminal B, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Columbus, take the walk to Columbus, OH - Airport, then take the bus to Columbus. Alternatively, you can take the train to New York Penn Station, take the walk to Penn Station, take the train to Woodside, take the walk to Roosevelt Av/61 St, take the bus to Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B, take the walk to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Columbus, take the walk to Columbus, OH - Airport, then take the bus to Columbus.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Brunswick Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Room
$270 - $380
Bus operators
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
gotobus.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 Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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