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There are 4 ways to get from State College to Cincinnati by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from State College (SCE) to Covington (CVG) SCE - CVG

$186 - $919

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Bus via State College, PA  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to University of Cincinnati, OH

$54 - $110

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Bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from State College, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to University of Cincinnati, OH

$60 - $150

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from State College to Cincinnati 422.6 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from State College to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from State College to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $180 - $950 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from State College to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from E. College Ave at S. Allen Street and arriving at University of Cincinnati, OH via State College, PA, Pittsburgh, Pa and Columbus, OH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 18 min.

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The distance between State College and Cincinnati is 373 miles. The road distance is 422.6 miles.

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The best way to get from State College to Cincinnati without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 18 min and costs $50 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from State College to Cincinnati, including transfers.

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State College to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from State College, PA station.

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The best way to get from State College to Cincinnati is to fly which takes 4 h 49 min and costs $180 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $110 and takes 11 h 18 min.

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There is no direct flight from State College Airport to Covington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 36 min and has one stopover.

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State College to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at University of Cincinnati, OH station.

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Map of how to get from State College to Cincinnati.
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  • Distance: 372.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from State College to Cincinnati hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from State College to Cincinnati via North Atherton Place at McDonalds, State College, PA, Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, Pa, Columbus, Oh, and Columbus, OH in around 11 h 18 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from State College to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from State College to Covington via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from State College to Covington via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from State College to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from State College, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
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Yes, the driving distance between State College to Cincinnati is 423 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to drive from State College to Cincinnati.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from State College Airport to Covington Airport.

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There are 194+ hotels available in Cincinnati. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from State College to State College Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $14 - $17.

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