There are 5 ways to get from Sandusky to Columbus by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Superior Av & E 26Th St  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sandusky Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$47 - $103

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Train, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Sandusky Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1097 / ...

$44 - $95

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Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Sandusky, Oh to Toledo, Oh 4411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1097 / ...

$49 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Sandusky to Columbus 118.7 miles

$11 - $17

Train, bus, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Sandusky Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Columbus (CMH) DTW - CMH

$182 - $931

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The cheapest way to get from Sandusky to Columbus is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sandusky to Columbus is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Sandusky and Columbus is 105 miles. The road distance is 118.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sandusky to Columbus without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $45 - $110.

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

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 54 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sandusky to Columbus is 119 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Sandusky to Columbus.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Columbus Airport.

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There are 243+ hotels available in Columbus. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sandusky to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 104.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Sandusky, OH, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Sandusky to Columbus via Sandusky, Oh and Toledo, Oh in around 4 h 49 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
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 Sandusky Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Sandusky Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Sandusky, Oh to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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

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