There are 8 ways to get from Washington to Ohio State University by plane, bus, train, subway or car

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Fly Reagan Washington to Columbus, line 8 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Columbus (CMH) DCA - CMH
  2. Take the line 8 bus from S 4Th St & E Town St to Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave

$82 - $371

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Pittsburgh, PA
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$53 - $96

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Train to Baltimore, fly to Columbus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Columbus (CMH) BWI - CMH

$180 - $638

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Columbus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Columbus (CMH) IAD - CMH

$93 - $388

Fly Reagan Washington to Dayton, bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Dayton (DAY) DCA - DAY
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$152 - $720

Bus  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa 4411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$58 - $135

Train, bus  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$77 - $190

Drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Ohio State University 402.4 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Ohio State University is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Ohio State University is to fly and line 8 bus which costs $80 - $380 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Ohio State University. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave via Pittsburgh, Pa and S 4Th St & E Town St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 43 min.

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The distance between Washington and Ohio State University is 330 miles. The road distance is 402.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Ohio State University without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 43 min and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Washington to Ohio State University, including transfers.

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Washington to Ohio State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Washington to Ohio State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Ohio State University is 402 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to drive from Washington to Ohio State University.

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  • Distance: 330 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Ohio State University, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Washington to Ohio State University via Pittsburgh, Pa, Columbus, Oh, S 4Th St & E Town St, and Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave in around 10 h 43 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dayton
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
COTA
Phone
+1 614-228-1776
Website
cota.com
Bus from S 4Th St & E Town St to Neil Ave & W 11Th Ave
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
cota.com
Standard and Frequent
$2
Rush Hour
$3
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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