There are 5 ways to get from Orlando to Columbus by plane, 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 Orlando to Columbus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. MCO - CMH

$127 - $441

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 9 min

  1. 1002 / ...
  2. 1096 / ...

$105 - $265

3 alternative options

Fly Orlando Sanford to Columbus Rickenbacker Apt  •  4 h 12 min

  1. SFB - LCK

$156 - $470

Bus to Tampa, fly to Columbus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. TPA - CMH

$151 - $441

Drive  •  15 h 59 min

  1. 953.7 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Orlando, FL, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Orlando to Columbus hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orlando to Columbus via Jacksonville, Fl in around 26 h 9 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Columbus via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Tampa to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Orlando to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Tampa to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Orlando Sanford to Columbus Rickenbacker Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Orlando and Columbus is 1279 km. The road distance is 1526 km.

The cheapest way to get from Orlando to Columbus is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Orlando to Columbus is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs $150 - $470.

No, there is no direct bus from Orlando to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Jacksonville, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Orlando to Columbus, including transfers.