There are 7 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Covington  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Covington (CVG) SLC - CVG

$134 - $434

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Fly to Dayton, bus  •  9h 29m

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Dayton (DAY) SLC - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh

$212 - $752

Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Indianapolis (IND) SLC - IND
  2. Take the bus from Alabama St & Market St - Indianapolis to University of Cincinnati

$166 - $446

Fly to Columbus, bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Columbus (CMH) SLC - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to University of Cincinnati, OH

$192 - $790

Bus  •  38h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the bus from Alabama St & Market St - Indianapolis to University of Cincinnati

$214 - $306

Train, bus  •  41h 2m

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to University of Cincinnati

$178 - $248

Drive  •  25h 32m

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati 1652.5 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 25h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at University of Cincinnati via Denver, CO, Dtc-R and Alabama St & Market St - Indianapolis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 43m.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Cincinnati is 1457 miles. The road distance is 1652.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati without a car is to bus which takes 38h 43m and costs $210 - $310.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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Salt Lake City to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati is to fly which takes 5h 52m and costs $130 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $310 and takes 38h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to Covington Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 20m.

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Salt Lake City to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at University of Cincinnati station.

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Map of how to get from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati.
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  • Distance: 1457.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 52m

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati via Denver, Co, Denver, CO, Indianapolis, IN, Dtc-R, Ohio St & Alabama St, and Alabama St & Market St - Indianapolis in around 38h 43m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Dayton via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Covington via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
34h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Premium
$420 - $600
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $460
Business Seat
$330 - $470
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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Alabama St & Market St - Indianapolis to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
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Cincinnati is 2h ahead of Salt Lake City. It is currently 4:46 PM in Salt Lake City and 6:46 PM in Cincinnati.

Yes, the driving distance between Salt Lake City to Cincinnati is 1653 miles. It takes approximately 25h 32m to drive from Salt Lake City to Cincinnati.

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Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Salt Lake City Airport to Covington Airport.

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There are 178+ hotels available in Cincinnati. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Salt Lake City Airport is to tram which takes 23 min and costs $3.

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