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  •  3 h 23 min

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

$162 - $557

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 5 min

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

$60 - $150

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Fly Newark to Akron  •  3 h 11 min

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

$155 - $497

Fly Newark to Cleveland, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  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  •  5 h 5 min

  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

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Cleveland, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  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

$156 - $448

Fly Newark to Covington  •  5 h 10 min

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

$104 - $759

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  10 h 44 min

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

$61 - $80

Train, bus  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$142 - $342

Drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Columbus 528 miles

$50 - $75

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

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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 10 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min 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 3 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 43 min.

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

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

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Air Canada, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Columbus Airport.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Ohio.
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  • Distance: 440 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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

United Airlines, Air Canada 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 9 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Newark to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Newark to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Cleveland via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 9th Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 New York Penn Station to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
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
30 min
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
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 Newark, Nj to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs .

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