How to travel from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI

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Travel Information from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI

distanceDistance35 miles (57 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $12
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $9 (€8) • 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound or Amtrak

Travel 35 miles (57 km) by bus or train from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Greyhound or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI.

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from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI

How to get from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
02:45PM0h55
Detroit, MI
03:40PMAnn Arbor, MI
$171One-way
0 transfers
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FlixBus
02:45PM0h55
Detroit, MI
03:40PMAnn Arbor, MI
$171One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
FlixBus
02:45PM0h55
Detroit, MI
03:40PMAnn Arbor, MI
$171One-way
0 transfers

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Find the best route from Detroit to Ann Arbor with Amtrak, FlixBus and Greyhound. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Ann Arbor from Detroit, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel 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 travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel 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 travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI

      FAQs: Travel to Ann Arbor, MI easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI.
      FAQs

      You can get between Detroit, MI and Ann Arbor, MI 2 different ways: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to go to Ann Arbor, MI from Detroit, MI is by taking a train, which costs on average $9 (€8).

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI:

      A train is $3 (€3) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI costing on average $12 (€10).

      The fastest way from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI is by train with an average journey time of 45 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Ann Arbor, MI that take longer:

      Getting to Ann Arbor, MI by bus takes 55 min on average.

      The distance from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI is approximately 35 miles (57 km).

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

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Detroit, MI and Ann Arbor, MI as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI:

          The following travel companies offer services from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI:

          • Greyhound or FlixBus can get you to Ann Arbor, MI by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI for $12 (€10) on Omio.
          • Amtrak can get you to Ann Arbor, MI by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI for $9 (€8) on Omio.

          Yes, there are direct services available from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI with the following travel companies:

          • Direct services by bus with FlixBus.
          • Direct train with Amtrak.

          Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ann Arbor, MI as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI.

          Many of our customers traveling from Detroit, MI to Ann Arbor, MI don't make Ann Arbor, MI their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Ann Arbor, MI are Chicago, IL, Stickney, IL, Dearborn, MI or Detroit, OR, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Ann Arbor, MI to any of these top destinations today!
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