Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI bus

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Cheap bus tickets and times from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

6 h 34 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

384 km

Cheap bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI start from $38 with an average ticket price of $45.

The fastest bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI takes 5h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 34m and covers a distance of 384 km.

7 buses leave Chicago, IL for Detroit, MI every day with 5 travelling directly.

Cheapest
FlixBus
10:35PM6h25
Chicago, IL
06:00AMDetroit, MI
$381One-way
0 transfers
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FlixBus
10:50PM6h10
Chicago, IL
06:00AMDetroit, MI
$381One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
FlixBus
06:45AM6h50
Chicago, IL
02:35PMDetroit, MI
$391One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
04:00PM6h00
Chicago, IL
11:00PMDetroit, MI
$431One-way
0 transfers
FlixBus
03:00PM5h10
Chicago, IL
09:10PMDetroit, MI
$681One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI

distanceDistance237 miles (383 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$46 (€39)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesGreyhound, FlixBus or OurBus

Buses from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI cover the 237 miles (383 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like Greyhound, FlixBus or OurBus. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $46 (€39), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $27 (€23).

Bus providers: Greyhound, FlixBus and OurBus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI

Greyhound, FlixBus and OurBus buses will get you between Chicago, IL and Detroit, MI from $27 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Bus information from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $33
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI

FAQs: Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI.
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Cheap bus tickets from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI can start from as little as $27 (€23) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI is $46 (€39); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI is 5 h 10 min   to travel the 237 mile (383 km) long journey, with around there are 3 buses per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI leaves at 4: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI leaves at 10: 15 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI without having to change trains with Greyhound or FlixBus. There are 3 direct buses from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI bus with Greyhound, FlixBus or OurBus. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus companies for the trip to Detroit, MI from Chicago, IL as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The cheapest month for a bus from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI is August.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Chicago, IL to Detroit, MI including taking a bus, train or flight.

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