There are 5 ways to get from Raleigh to Dayton by plane, bus, train 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 to Dayton  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Dayton (DAY) RDU - DAY

$162 - $743

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh

$91 - $224

3 alternative options

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Columbus (CMH) RDU - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh

$168 - $335

Fly to Covington, bus, line 2 bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Covington (CVG) RDU - CVG
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Dayton Northwest Hub to Wright Stop Plaza

$178 - $316

Drive  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Dayton 516 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Dayton is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Dayton is to fly which costs $160 - $750 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Dayton is 412 miles. The road distance is 516 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Raleigh to Dayton, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Dayton, OH, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Raleigh to Dayton hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
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 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
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Dayton RTA
Website
i-riderta.org
Bus from Dayton Northwest Hub to Wright Stop Plaza
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
i-riderta.org

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