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There are 8 ways to get from Aurora to Ann Arbor by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Albion Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Albion, MI to Ann Arbor, MI

$64 - $127

Cheapest option

Train, Megabus  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station Bnsf
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Briarwood Mall

$35 - $54

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Naperville Amtrak to Chicago, IL 1492 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - 630 West Harrison Street to Ann Arbor, MI Chicago

$44 - $76

Drive  •  4h 44m

  1. Drive from Aurora to Ann Arbor 272.6 miles

$26 - $40

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Detroit  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW

$136 - $284

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Detroit  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW

$126 - $335

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Lansing, bus  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN
  3. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to Blake Transit Center

$150 - $742

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Toledo, bus  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, OH to Ann Arbor, MI

$131 - $372

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The cheapest way to get from Aurora to Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Aurora to Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aurora to Ann Arbor. However, there are services departing from New York St & Broadway and arriving at Ann Arbor, MI via Naperville Amtrak and Chicago, IL - 630 West Harrison Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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The distance between Aurora and Ann Arbor is 239 miles. The road distance is 272.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Aurora to Ann Arbor without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 2m and costs $60 - $130.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from Aurora to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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Aurora to Ann Arbor bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Naperville Amtrak station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Aurora to Ann Arbor bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Ann Arbor, MI station.

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Ann Arbor is 1h ahead of Aurora. It is currently 3:49 PM in Aurora and 4:49 PM in Ann Arbor.

Map of how to get from Aurora to Ann Arbor.
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  • Distance: 239.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between Aurora, IL, USA and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Aurora to Ann Arbor via Naperville Amtrak and Chicago, IL - 630 West Harrison Street in around 8h 24m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit via Covington
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak

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 Chicago Union Station to Albion Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL - 630 West Harrison Street to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$25 - $35
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Standard Fare
$42 - $47
Refundable
$51 - $55
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to Blake Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Aurora to Ann Arbor is 273 miles. It takes approximately 4h 44m to drive from Aurora to Ann Arbor.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Chicago Midway Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Ann Arbor. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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