Duration 4h 6m
Distance 227.3 miles
Average price $45
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Michigan City and Detroit takes 4h 6m and the fastest train takes 4h 1m. The train service runs several times per day from Michigan City to Detroit. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Michigan City Amtrak
  2. Detroit
4h 12m
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$35 - $55

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Want to know about travelling from Michigan City to Detroit? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Michigan City Amtrak and arriving at Detroit Amtrak Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 12m.

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The distance between Michigan City and Detroit is 203 miles. The road distance is 227.3 miles.

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Michigan City to Detroit train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Michigan City Amtrak station.

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Michigan City to Detroit train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Detroit Amtrak Station.

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Detroit is 1h ahead of Michigan City. It is currently 9:19 PM in Michigan City and 10:19 PM in Detroit.

There are 159+ hotels available in Detroit. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Michigan City and Detroit?

Amtrak operates a train from Michigan City to Detroit twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 12m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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