How to Reach Columbus City


  • By Air: Port Columbus International Airport (IATA: CMH): Flights to most major airports in the country. Reach it from the city by taxi, or the Bus 92.
  • By Bus: Megabus and Greyhound are the most frequented bus companies connecting to major cities such as Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and Chicago.
  • By Car: The Midwest is handily travelled by cars, connected by major highways such as the I-71, I-70, I-670; Routes 315, 33, 23, and 40.


  • By Foot: Downtown Columbus, where the best attractions, hotels and shopping centres are, is extremely pedestrian friendly.
  • By Bus: Public transport is handled by COTA. It's a reasonable service, with not too many routes, but enough to reliably connect every imaginable neighbourhood. Expect long waits at the fringes though.
  • By Car: So long you remember U-Turns are illegal in the city, the city is very driver friendly. There is parking everywhere, reasonably prices.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Columbus City. The most preferred mode of transport in Columbus City is Car.

Average distance: 19.63 km Average time: 28.49 min

  • Car 85.71%
    Driving 24.87 min Walking 0.33 min Overall average time for 21.82 kms 25.2 min
  • Bike 2.86%
    Bike 13 min Walking 2 min Overall average time for 3.22 kms 15 min
  • Walking 8.57%
    Walking 61.67 min Driving 5 min Overall average time for 7.95 kms 66.67 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 2.86%
    Bus 19 min Walking 5 min Waiting 2 min Overall average time for 5.5 kms 26 min
Route Distance Time
Lewis center to Columbus city 3.5 km 3 mins
Westerville to Columbus city 8.8 km 8 mins
Powell to Columbus city 8.87 km 8 mins
Sterling heights to Columbus city 35.59 km 35 mins
Auburn hills to Columbus city 44.81 km 44 mins
Conesville to Columbus city 122.97 km 2 hours 2 mins
Cleveland to Columbus city 146.53 km 2 hours 26 mins
New knoxville to Columbus city 146.75 km 2 hours 26 mins
Dansville to Columbus city 148.5 km 2 hours 28 mins
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