About ¼ or a fourth of the way, you can stop at Wagram, OH. This is about 7 minutes southwest of Pataskala.
About ⅓ or a third of the way, you can stop at Reynoldsburg, OH. This is about 10 minutes west of Pataskala.
About ⅔ or two thirds of the way, you can stop at Truro, OH. This is about 17 minutes west of Pataskala, or about 10 minutes east of Columbus.
About ¾ or three fourths of the way, you can stop at Blacklick Estates, OH. This is about half an hour southwest of Pataskala, or about 7 minutes southeast of Columbus.
If you drive straight through without stopping at all, the total distance is 22 miles. The distances shown above don't include local roads to get into each town, so if you're planning a long road trip, make sure you factor in traffic and road conditions, rest stop breaks, and interesting detours along the way. If you're in a rush, you can do the trip with zero stops, and your total travel time would be around 27 minutes.