There are 4 ways to get from Ohio State University to Michigan by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Toledo, Oh 1096 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi 1096 / ...

$34 - $80

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Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Ohio State University to Detroit 197.8 miles

$19 - $28

Line 8 bus to Columbus, fly, taxi  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave to S 3Rd St & E Town St
  2. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Detroit (DTW) CMH - DTW
  3. Take a taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia

$121 - $678

Bus to Dayton, fly  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Detroit (DTW) DAY - DTW

$185 - $588

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The cheapest way to get from Ohio State University to Michigan is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ohio State University to Michigan is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ohio State University to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Columbus, Oh and Toledo, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Ohio State University and Michigan is 266 miles. The road distance is 197.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Ohio State University to Michigan without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $30 - $80.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Ohio State University to Michigan, including transfers.

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Ohio State University to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Columbus, Oh station.

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The quickest flight from Columbus Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Ohio State University to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Detroit, Mi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ohio State University to Michigan is 198 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Ohio State University to Michigan.

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Delta offers flights from Columbus Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Michigan. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ohio State University to Michigan.
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  • Distance: 266.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Ohio State University to Detroit via Neil Ave & W 8Th Ave, S 3Rd St & E Town St, Columbus, Oh, and Toledo, Oh in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Dayton to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Bus operators
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 Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
COTA
Phone
+1 614-228-1776
Website
cota.com
Bus from Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave to S 3Rd St & E Town St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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Standard and Frequent
$2
Rush Hour
$3
Other operators
Taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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