There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Columbus Airport (CMH) by plane, train, bus 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 from New York JFK  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Columbus (CMH) JFK - CMH

$140 - $600

Cheapest option

Bus Spring Tour Bus  •  12 h 46 min

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

$66 - $70

6 alternative options

Fly from Newark  •  4 h 5 min

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

$185 - $581

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Columbus (CMH) LGA - CMH

$137 - $617

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 26 min

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

$251 - $708

Bus Sky Horse Bus  •  11 h 59 min

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

$77 - $83

Train, bus  •  15 h 11 min

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

$100 - $261

Drive  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Columbus Airport (CMH) 569.9 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to fly which costs $140 - $600 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Columbus Airport (CMH) is 484 miles. The road distance is 569.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Columbus (CMH), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Columbus Airport (CMH), USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Columbus Airport (CMH) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Sky Horse Bus operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Columbus Airport (CMH) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $67 and the journey takes 9 h 17 min. Jaguar Bus Tour also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com
Jaguar Bus Tour
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Bus from New York, NY - 59 Canal St. to Columbus, OH - 139 E Main St
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
ijaguarbus.com
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
springtourbus.com
Book at
springtourbus.com
Greyhound USA
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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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