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There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Newark  •  1 h 54 min

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

$160 - $550

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

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

$78 - $95

5 alternative options

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  3 h 53 min

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

$142 - $627

Fly from New York JFK  •  4 h 27 min

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

$164 - $630

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Columbus (CMH) PHL - CMH

$193 - $550

Train, bus  •  15 h 8 min

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

$106 - $258

Drive  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) 527.8 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to fly which costs $160 - $550 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Columbus Airport (CMH) is 463 miles. The road distance is 527.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 20 min and costs $75 - $95.

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

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is to fly which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $160 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $75 - $95 and takes 11 h 20 min.

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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 Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) is 528 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH).

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Columbus Airport.

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There are 211+ hotels available in Columbus Airport (CMH). Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH).
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  • Distance: 463.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Columbus Airport (CMH), USA?

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) hourly. Alternatively, SkyHorse / Jaguar operates a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Columbus Airport (CMH) 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 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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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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