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from Detroit, MI to Chicago

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Travel Information from Detroit, MI to Chicago

distanceDistance237 miles (383 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£27 - £78
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £27 • 5 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £78 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesskywest airlines, Greyhound or Amtrak

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 237 miles (383 km) to Chicago from Detroit, MI. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are skywest airlines, Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Detroit, MI to Chicago.

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How do you get from Detroit, MI to Chicago?

You can travel to Chicago from Detroit, MI 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Detroit, MI to Chicago the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Detroit, MI to Chicago, which costs on average £27.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Chicago:

A coach is generally £51 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £78 from Detroit, MI to Chicago.

A coach is £5 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Detroit, MI to Chicago costing on average £32.

What is the fastest way to Chicago from Detroit, MI?

The fastest way to get to Chicago from Detroit, MI is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Chicago that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 5 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 7 min   of travel time.

How far is Chicago from Detroit, MI?

Chicago is approximately 237 miles (383 km) away from Detroit, MI.

How many services a day are there to Chicago from Detroit, MI?

The average frequency per day from Detroit, MI to Chicago is:

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Chicago from Detroit, MI as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Detroit, MI and in Chicago?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Detroit, MI to Chicago:

    Who can get me from Detroit, MI to Chicago?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Detroit, MI to Chicago:

    • You can go to Chicago from Detroit, MI by plane with skywest airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £78 with skywest airlines from Detroit, MI to Chicago on Omio.
    • You can take a coach from Detroit, MI to Chicago with Greyhound. Cheap tickets can be found for £27 with Greyhound from Detroit, MI to Chicago.
    • You can travel from Detroit, MI to Chicago by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £32 with Amtrak from Detroit, MI to Chicago.
    Is there a way to travel directly from Detroit, MI to Chicago?

    Yes, there are direct routes from Detroit, MI to Chicago with the following travel companies:

    • You can find direct flights per day to take to Chicago with gojet airlines, skywest airlines or Republic Airlines.
    • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Chicago with Greyhound.
    • You can find 3 direct trains per day to take to Chicago with Amtrak.

    As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Chicago tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

    Where should I go next after I travel from Detroit, MI to Chicago?
    Looking to extend your trip from Detroit, MI to Chicago? Many Omio customers who go from Detroit, MI to Chicago usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like New York City, London or Paris. If you're looking to explore New York City, London or Paris from Chicago, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
    How early should I purchase Detroit, MI to Chicago tickets online to score the best deals?

    When planning your trip from Detroit, MI to Chicago, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Plane tickets are costing £78 one way on average.
    • Coach tickets are costing £27 one way on average.
    • Train tickets are costing £32 one way on average.

    However, we recommend buying tickets between Detroit, MI and Chicago online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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