Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Detroit to Cincinnati. If you're planning a road trip to Cincinnati, you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am start in Detroit
drive for about 52 minutes
11:52 am Luna Pier
stay overnight and leave the next day around 11:00 am
day 1 driving ≈ 52 minutes
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11:00 am leave from Luna Pier
drive for about 3 hours
1:50 pm Columbus
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:50 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours
4:22 pm arrive in Cincinnati
day 2 driving ≈ 4.5 hours
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Columbus (56 answers)
The Short North (3 mentions)
Wolf's Ridge Brewing (2 mentions)
Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse (2 mentions)
North Market (2 mentions)
Columbus Museum of Art (2 mentions)
restaurants around Columbus:
Late Night Slice
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
The Thurman Cafe
questions about Columbus:
What's the best neighborhood in Columbus for a first time visitor?
What is your favorite restaurant in Columbus?
Where should we eat in Columbus?
What to see and eat in Short North with just a day?
Traveling thru Columbus Ohio on I -71 need a motel near by.
Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Rhinegeist Brewery, which was mentioned 4 times.
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