How to travel from Detroit, MI to New York, NY

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Travel Information between Detroit, MI and New York, NY

distanceDistance479 miles (773 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$44 - $188
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $44 (€38) • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $44 (€38) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Take a train, bus or flight to travel 479 miles (773 km) from Detroit, MI to New York, NY. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Greyhound, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Detroit, MI to New York, NY.

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from Detroit, MI to New York, NY

How to get from Detroit, MI to New York, NY by train, bus or flight.

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bus

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

Greyhound
03:45PM15h15
Detroit, MI
07:00AMNew York, NY
$1191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Greyhound
09:00PM21h40
Detroit, MI
06:40PMNew York, NY
$1041One-way
2 transfers
Fastest
Spirit Airlines
03:14PM1h44
Detroit Wayne County Airport, MI (DTW)
04:58PMLaGuardia Airport, NY (LGA)
$2451One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Amtrak
09:30PM21h12
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
06:42PMPenn Station, New York, NY
$2231One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
09:30PM19h20
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
04:50PMPenn Station, New York, NY
$2351One-way
2 transfers
Amtrak
09:30PM21h54
Detroit Amtrak, Detroit, MI
07:24PMPenn Station, New York, NY
$2771One-way
2 transfers
Greyhound
09:00PM15h45
Detroit, MI
12:45PMNew York, NY
$1371One-way
1 transfer
Greyhound
09:00PM16h30
Detroit, MI
01:30PMNew York, NY
$1411One-way
2 transfers
Greyhound
09:00PM18h05
Detroit, MI
03:05PMNew York, NY
$1391One-way
2 transfers
Spirit Airlines
07:53AM1h49
Detroit Wayne County Airport, MI (DTW)
09:42AMNewark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
$1911One-way
0 transfers
Spirit Airlines
05:45AM6h36
Detroit Wayne County Airport, MI (DTW)
12:21PMNewark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
$1941One-way
1 transfer
Spirit Airlines
03:36PM6h39
Detroit Wayne County Airport, MI (DTW)
10:15PMNewark Liberty International Airport, NJ (EWR)
$1941One-way
1 transfer

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Travel on Amtrak, FlixBus and United travel from Detroit to New York at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains from Detroit to New York, 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.

      United Airlines is one of the USA’s leading airline and operates domestic and international routes. Economy, Premium Economy and Business are the ticket fares that the airline offers for your next travel from Detroit to New York.

        FAQs: Travel from Detroit, MI to New York, NY

        FAQs: Travel to New York, NY 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 New York, NY.
        FAQs

        You can get between Detroit, MI and New York, NY 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

        The cheapest way to get from Detroit, MI to New York, NY is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of $44 (€38) compared to other travel options to New York, NY:

        A flight is $37 (€32) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $81 (€70) from Detroit, MI to New York, NY.

        A flight is $144 (€124) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Detroit, MI to New York, NY costing on average $188 (€162).

        The quickest way to travel from Detroit, MI to New York, NY is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

        Bus takes on average 15 h 25 min.

        Getting to New York, NY by train takes 21 h 12 min on average.

        You should expect to travel around 479 miles (773 km) between Detroit, MI and New York, NY.

        The average frequency per day from Detroit, MI to New York, NY is:

        • 1 bus a day.
        • 1 train a day.

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

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Detroit, MI to New York, NY:

          The following travel companies offer services from Detroit, MI to New York, NY:

          • Greyhound or FlixBus can take you to New York, NY by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Detroit, MI to New York, NY for $81 (€70).
          • Spirit Airlines, Republic Airlines, United, Mesa Airlines or JetBlue Airways can get you to New York, NY by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Spirit Airlines from Detroit, MI to New York, NY for $44 (€38) on Omio.
          • Travel with Amtrak or VIA Rail to go to New York, NY by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Amtrak Detroit, MI to New York, NY tickets on Omio for $188 (€162).

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

          • You'll find 1 direct bus a day to New York, NY with Greyhound.

          Direct services to New York, NY 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 trip.

          Looking to extend your trip from Detroit, MI to New York, NY? Many Omio customers who go from Detroit, MI to New York, NY usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Washington, DC, Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA, Atlantic City, NJ or Niagara Falls, NY. If you're looking to explore Washington, DC, Boston, MA, Philadelphia, PA, Atlantic City, NJ or Niagara Falls, NY from New York, NY, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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