There are 3 ways to get from Bay City to Detroit by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bay City to Detroit, MI 1492 Bay City to Detroit

$19 - $26

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Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bay City to Detroit 116.3 miles

$11 - $17

Fly  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Saginaw (MBS) to Detroit (DTW) MBS - DTW

$127 - $681

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The cheapest way to get from Bay City to Detroit is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bay City to Detroit is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bay City and arriving at Detroit, MI. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Bay City and Detroit is 98 miles. The road distance is 116.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bay City to Detroit without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $19 - $26.

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The bus from Bay City to Detroit, MI takes 3 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Bay City to Detroit bus services, operated by Indian Trails, depart from Bay City station.

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The best way to get from Bay City to Detroit is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $19 - $26. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $120 - $700 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Saginaw Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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Bay City to Detroit bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Detroit, MI station.

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  • Distance: 97.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Bay City, MI, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

Indian Trails operates a bus from Bay City to Detroit once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Bay City to Detroit 5 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Saginaw to Detroit
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Bay City to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bay City to Detroit is 116 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Bay City to Detroit.

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Delta offers flights from Saginaw Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 137+ hotels available in Detroit. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bay City to Saginaw Airport is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs $24 - $30.

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