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Journey Information

Columbus to New York coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£47.08
Shortest Duration8h 30m
Trips per day6
Coach lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Columbus to New York right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Columbus to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £53.80 was the low point for coach fares from Columbus to New York. Coaches from New York to Columbus are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £53.80 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 20 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £28.74 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 12 hours and 25 minutes to cover the 476 miles (766 kilometers) from Columbus, OH to New York, NY. However, the fastest coach only takes 8 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to New York at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Columbus?

The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 21:00. To see the times for all coaches from Columbus to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled coaches that travel from Columbus to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Columbus to New York; ticket prices start at £72.19.

What coach companies travel from Columbus to New York?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Columbus, Ohio to New York, New York. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 5 coach trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound513h 44m£62.19
Wanda Coach28h 30m£54.13

Where does the coach leave from in Columbus?

Coaches to New York leave from multiple locations in Columbus, Ohio. These are the 3 most popular coach stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 111 E Town St
  • 2300 S Hamilton Rd

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

Coaches arrive in New York at 3 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • 175 Madison Ave.
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Price trends for coaches from Columbus to New York

Average prices by travel date

£71£47£24OctNov

Monthly average prices

£59£47£35£24£12NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

£78£63£47£31£163020100

coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Columbus, OH to New York, NY
4.0
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.5
Staff
3.5
Value
3.5
Condition
4.0
Abimael
4.0
20 May 2019Vacation
Pros
Aire acondicionado, tomas para cargar dispositivos electrónicos, y que para la hora de la comida tienen un lugar al cual pasar para que la gente compre algo de comer.
Cons
El wifi es malisímo. Es preferible usar los datos de tu teléfono. Así que deben mejorar ese servicio, y las luces individuales en los asientos no las puedes controlar, si tienes problemas para dormir en bus y te da por leer en la noche, es imposible.
Tips
Si su viaje es largo, procuren ir lo más cómodo posible (ropa cómoda, almohada de viaje, etc.)

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