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There are 2 ways to get from Ohio State University to Dayton by bus or car

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Line 8 bus, bus, line 2 bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave to S 3Rd St & E Town St 8
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Dayton Northwest Hub to Philadelphia & Harvard 2

$17 - $40

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Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Ohio State University to Dayton 71.4 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Ohio State University to Dayton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ohio State University to Dayton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ohio State University to Dayton. However, there are services departing from Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave and arriving at Philadelphia & Harvard via Columbus, Oh and Dayton Northwest Hub. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Ohio State University and Dayton is 65 miles. The road distance is 71.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Ohio State University to Dayton without a car is to line 8 bus and bus and line 2 bus which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $17 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Ohio State University to Dayton, including transfers.

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Ohio State University to Dayton bus services, operated by COTA, depart from Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave station.

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Ohio State University to Dayton bus services, operated by Dayton RTA, arrive at Philadelphia & Harvard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ohio State University to Dayton is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Ohio State University to Dayton.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Dayton. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 64.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

What companies run services between Ohio State University, OH, USA and Dayton, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Ohio State University to Dayton via Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave, S 3Rd St & E Town St, Columbus, Oh, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, and Dayton Northwest Hub in around 3 h 23 min.

Bus operators
COTA
Phone
+1 614-228-1776
Website
cota.com
Bus from Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave to S 3Rd St & E Town St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cota.com
Standard and Frequent
$2
Rush Hour
$3
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 Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Dayton RTA
Website
i-riderta.org
Bus from Dayton Northwest Hub to Philadelphia & Harvard
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
i-riderta.org

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