How to travel from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI

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from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI

How to get from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI by train, bus or flight.

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

Greyhound USA
11:00PM9h15
Detroit, MI
08:15AMMilwaukee, WI
$1221One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Greyhound USA
11:00PM9h15
Detroit, MI
08:15AMMilwaukee, WI
$1221One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Greyhound USA
11:00PM9h15
Detroit, MI
08:15AMMilwaukee, WI
$1221One-way
1 transfer
Other options
Greyhound USA
04:20PM10h05
Detroit, MI
02:25AMMilwaukee, WI
$1221One-way
1 transfer

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Travel Information between Detroit, MI and Milwaukee, WI

distanceDistance250 miles (404 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$54 - $383
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $54 (€47) • 9 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $383 (€334) • 3 h 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 250 miles (404 km) from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Greyhound, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI.

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

Amtrak is the main travel company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your travel journey between Detroit and Milwaukee, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

      American Airlines is one of the leading airlines in the USA and the world; they offer Main Cabin, Business and First Class tickets for your travel from Detroit to Milwaukee.

        FAQs: Travel from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI

        FAQs: Travel to Milwaukee, WI 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 Milwaukee, WI.
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        There are 3 travel options from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI: bus, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel to Milwaukee, WI from Detroit, MI is a bus with an average price of $54 (€47).

        This is compared to other travel options from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI:

        A bus is $329 (€287) less than a flight with an average ticket price of $383 (€334) from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI.

        Taking a bus costs $92 (€81) less than taking a train, which costs on average $146 (€128) for the same trip.

        The quickest way to travel to Milwaukee, WI from Detroit, MI is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 21 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Getting to Milwaukee, WI by bus takes 9 h 20 min on average.

        Taking a train requires on average 15 h 15 min of travel time.

        Milwaukee, WI is approximately 250 miles (404 km) away from Detroit, MI.

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

        • 2 buses a day.

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

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI:

          The following travel companies offer services from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI:

          • Greyhound or FlixBus can take you to Milwaukee, WI by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI for $54 (€47).
          • Travel with American Airlines or Republic Airlines for flights to Milwaukee, WI. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for American Airlines Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI tickets on Omio for $383 (€334).
          • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Milwaukee, WI. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI tickets on Omio for $146 (€128).

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

          • You can book a direct bus with.
          • You can take a direct flight with.
          • You can book a direct train with.

          Direct services to Milwaukee, WI tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

          Your trip from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI doesn't have to end in Milwaukee, WI. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Chicago, IL, Madison, WI, Glenview, IL, Minneapolis, MN or Bensenville, IL. If you’d like to add Chicago, IL, Madison, WI, Glenview, IL, Minneapolis, MN or Bensenville, IL to your Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Milwaukee, WI today!

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