The cheapest buses from Chicago to Detroit, MI

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Cheapest

$63

Average

$74

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Chicago to Detroit, MI will cost around $ 74 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 63.

2nd Cheapest
09:30PMChicago19h45 06:15PMDetroit, MI
2 changes
$631One-way
10:40PMChicago18h35 06:15PMDetroit, MI
2 changes
$641One-way
04:15PMChicago6h00 11:15PMDetroit, MI
0 changes
$741One-way
01:35PMChicago8h40 11:15PMDetroit, MI
1 changes
$741One-way
07:00AMChicago6h50 02:50PMDetroit, MI
0 changes
$841One-way

Timetable Chicago to Detroit, MI

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07:00AMChicago6h50 02:50PMDetroit, MI
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11:00AMChicago10h35 10:35PMDetroit, MI
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01:35PMChicago8h40 11:15PMDetroit, MI
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04:15PMChicago6h00 11:15PMDetroit, MI
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09:30PMChicago19h45 06:15PMDetroit, MI
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10:40PMChicago18h35 06:15PMDetroit, MI
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Mon
Nov 29
$78Amtrak
$28Flixbus
$190skywest airlines
Tue
Nov 30
$45Amtrak
$40Greyhound
$165envoy air
Wed
Dec 1
$45Amtrak
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$165skywest airlines
Thu
Dec 2
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
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Fri
Dec 3
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$165skywest airlines
Sat
Dec 4
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$166skywest airlines
Sun
Dec 5
$62Amtrak
$25Flixbus
$164envoy air
Mon
Dec 6
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$78skywest airlines
Wed
Dec 8
$44Amtrak
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$67envoy air
Thu
Dec 9
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$34Greyhound
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Fri
Dec 10
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$78envoy air
Sat
Dec 11
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$67skywest airlines
Sun
Dec 12
$44Amtrak
$36Greyhound
$91skywest airlines
Mon
Dec 13
$45Amtrak
$20Flixbus
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Tue
Dec 14
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$78skywest airlines
Wed
Dec 15
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$35Greyhound
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Thu
Dec 16
$44Amtrak
$23Flixbus
$77skywest airlines
Fri
Dec 17
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$28Flixbus
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Sat
Dec 18
$44Amtrak
$28Flixbus
$108skywest airlines

The fastest buses from Chicago to Detroit, MI

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

6 h

Average

11 h 44 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

384 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Chicago for Detroit, MI every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 384 km distance in an average of 11 h 44 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h .

The slowest buses will take 19 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

2nd Fastest
04:15PMChicago6h00 11:15PMDetroit, MI
0 changes
$741One-way
07:00AMChicago6h50 02:50PMDetroit, MI
0 changes
$841One-way
01:35PMChicago8h40 11:15PMDetroit, MI
1 changes
$741One-way
11:00AMChicago10h35 10:35PMDetroit, MI
2 changes
$841One-way
10:40PMChicago18h35 06:15PMDetroit, MI
2 changes
$641One-way

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FAQs
How much are cheap buses between Chicago and Detroit, MI?
Bus tickets to Detroit, MI from Chicago for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $20 (€16)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket between Chicago and Detroit, MI?
The bus price to Detroit, MI from Chicago is on average $29 (€24)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
How far is Detroit, MI from Chicago by bus?
The Chicago to Detroit, MI bus distance is approximately 237 miles (383 km).
How long is the bus ride between Chicago and Detroit, MI?
While the time it takes to travel 237 miles (383 km) between Chicago and Detroit, MI can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Chicago to Detroit, MI bus journey time is on average 5 h 10 min.
When does the first bus depart from Chicago to Detroit, MI? When does the last bus depart from Chicago to Detroit, MI?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Chicago at 4: 40 AM. The last bus leaves from Chicago at 10: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Chicago to Detroit, MI and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets between Chicago and Detroit, MI for the best deals?
If you purchase the Chicago to Detroit, MI bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $29 (€24). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Chicago to Detroit, MI. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.