There are 6 ways to get from Raleigh to Dayton by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Dayton  •  5 h 13 min

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

$162 - $743

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Train, bus  •  16 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  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

4 alternative options

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Columbus, bus  •  5 h 42 min

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

$168 - $335

Train to Charlotte, fly to Dayton  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
  2. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Dayton (DAY) CLT - DAY

$210 - $383

Fly Raleigh/Durham to Covington, bus  •  7 h 10 min

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

$178 - $316

Drive  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Dayton 516 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Dayton without a car is to train and bus which takes 16 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Raleigh to Dayton, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Dayton Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 27 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Dayton is 516 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to drive from Raleigh to Dayton.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Dayton Airport.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Dayton. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Raleigh/Durham Airport is to line 100 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Dayton.
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  • Distance: 412 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

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
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Charlotte to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Raleigh Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
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

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
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
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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