Duration 2 days 16h
Distance 2445.5 miles
Average price $342
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Detroit and Fresno takes 2 days 16h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Detroit to Fresno. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Detroit Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Sacramento Valley Station
  4. Fresno
2 days 12h
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$273 - $400

Detroit to Fresno train times

Trains run five times a week between Detroit and Fresno. The service departs Detroit at 06:33 in the morning, which arrives into Fresno at 19:45. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 16h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit station to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Detroit Amtrak Station and arriving at Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot via Chicago Union Station and Sacramento Valley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12h.

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The distance between Detroit and Fresno is 1990 miles. The road distance is 2445.5 miles.

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Detroit to Fresno train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Detroit Amtrak Station.

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Detroit to Fresno train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot station.

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Fresno is 3h behind Detroit. It is currently 11:25 PM in Detroit and 8:25 PM in Fresno.

There are 86+ hotels available in Fresno. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Detroit and Fresno?

You can take a train from Detroit to Fresno via Chicago Union Station and Sacramento Valley Station in around 2 days 12h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Seat
$480 - $700
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80

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