How to travel from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI

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Travel Information between Milwaukee, WI and Detroit, MI

distanceDistance250 miles (404 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$56 - $238
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $56 (€52) • 9 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $238 (€221) • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, skywest airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 250 miles (404 km) to Detroit, MI from Milwaukee, WI. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $56 (€52). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, skywest airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI.

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There are 4 ways to get from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Detroit, MI from Milwaukee, WI is by taking a bus, which costs on average $56 (€52).

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

A bus is generally $182 (€169) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $238 (€221) from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI.

A bus is $2 (€2) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI costing on average $58 (€54).

The fastest way from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Detroit, MI that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 10 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 27 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 250 miles (404 km) between Milwaukee, WI and Detroit, MI.

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

  • 2 buses a day.

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

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

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI:

    • You can go to Detroit, MI from Milwaukee, WI by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $56 (€52) with Flixbus from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI on Omio.
    • You can go to Detroit, MI from Milwaukee, WI by plane with skywest airlines. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $238 (€221) with skywest airlines from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI on Omio.
    • You can travel from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $58 (€54) with Amtrak from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI.
    Many of our customers traveling from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI don't make Detroit, MI their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Detroit, MI are New York City, Paris or Chicago, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Detroit, MI to any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing $56 (€52) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing on average $238 (€221) one way.
    • Train tickets cost on average $58 (€54) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Milwaukee, WI to Detroit, MI online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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