There are 8 ways to get from Austin to Michigan by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly Austin to Detroit  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Detroit (DTW) AUS - DTW

$187 - $574

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Bus  •  31 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx 9386 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Detroit, Mi 1502

$134 - $346

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Fly Austin to Flint  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Flint (FNT) AUS - FNT

$261 - $1,044

Fly Austin to Lansing  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Lansing (LAN) AUS - LAN

$263 - $1,206

Fly Austin to Grand Rapids  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Austin (AUS) to Grand Rapids (GRR) AUS - GRR

$241 - $1,104

Bus to San Antonio, fly to Detroit  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Fly from San Antonio (SAT) to Detroit (DTW) SAT - DTW

$223 - $1,254

Train  •  34 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Austin Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak Wolverine

$211 - $593

Drive  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Austin to Detroit 1379.1 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Austin to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Austin, Tx and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 50 min.

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The distance between Austin and Michigan is 1175 miles. The road distance is 1379.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Austin to Michigan without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Austin to Michigan, including transfers.

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Austin to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Austin, Tx station.

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The best way to get from Austin to Michigan is to fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 31 h 50 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 34 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Austin Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 52 min.

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Austin to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Detroit, Mi station.

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Michigan is 1 h ahead of Austin. It is currently 9:48 AM in Austin and 10:48 AM in Michigan.

Yes, the driving distance between Austin to Michigan is 1379 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 37 min to drive from Austin to Michigan.

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  • Distance: 1174.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Austin, TX, USA and Michigan, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Austin to Livonia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Austin to Detroit via Dallas, Tx in around 31 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Austin to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Flint via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Flint via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Austin to Detroit via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Flint via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Austin to Detroit via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Austin to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Flint via Houston, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Lansing via Houston, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Austin to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,000
Flights from San Antonio to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,000
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
28 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$330 - $470
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Austin, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Austin, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $190
Flexible
$220 - $290

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Delta, United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Austin Airport to Detroit Airport.

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Book your Austin to Michigan bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Michigan. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Austin to Austin Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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