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There are 10 ways to get from New Jersey to Ohio by plane, bus, train, subway 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 Newark to Columbus  •  3h 36m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Columbus (CMH) EWR - CMH

$162 - $557

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$60 - $150

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Fly Newark to Akron  •  3h 17m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Akron (CAK) EWR - CAK

$155 - $497

Fly Newark to Cleveland, bus  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Cleveland (CLE) EWR - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd

$136 - $408

Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 9th Street
  2. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Cleveland (CLE) LGA - CLE
  4. Take the bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd

$144 - $439

Fly Newark to Covington  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Covington (CVG) EWR - CVG

$104 - $759

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Cleveland (CLE) JFK - CLE
  4. Take the bus from Superior Av & W 3Rd St to State Rd & Hearthstone Rd

$158 - $450

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH

$61 - $202

Train, bus  •  13h 10m

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

$91 - $235

Drive  •  8h 55m

  1. Drive from Newark to Columbus 528 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Ohio is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Ohio is to fly which costs $150 - $500 and takes 3h 17m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Columbus, Oh. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14h 5m.

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The distance between New Jersey and Ohio is 440 miles. The road distance is 528 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Ohio without a car is to bus which takes 10h 44m and costs $60 - $210.

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It takes approximately 3h 36m to get from New Jersey to Ohio, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Ohio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Ohio is to fly which takes 3h 36m and costs $160 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $210 and takes 10h 44m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 56m.

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

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Ohio.
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  • Distance: 440 miles
  • Duration: 3h 36m

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Ohio, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Elizabeth to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, SkyHorse / Jaguar operates a bus from Newark to Columbus twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Akron
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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 Newark Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
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
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
riderta.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9h
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
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Newark, Nj to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Ohio is 528 miles. It takes approximately 8h 55m to drive from New Jersey to Ohio.

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

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Book your New Jersey to Ohio bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Ohio. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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