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There are 9 ways to get from Boston 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 Boston to Detroit  •  4h 24m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Detroit (DTW) BOS - DTW

$83 - $283

8 alternative options

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Detroit  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Detroit (DTW) MHT - DTW

$164 - $409

Train to Providence, fly to Detroit  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Detroit (DTW) PVD - DTW

$105 - $480

Fly Boston to Windsor  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Windsor (YQG) BOS - YQG

$138 - $449

Bus to Hartford, fly to Detroit  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Detroit (DTW) BDL - DTW

$128 - $280

Bus Wanda Coach  •  17h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights Nyc

$108 - $109

Train, bus  •  19h 15m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Toledo Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi 1090 / ...

$121 - $333

Bus Greyhound USA  •  19h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Cleveland, Oh 4175 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi 4427 / ...

$88 - $217

Drive  •  12h 22m

  1. Drive from Boston to Detroit 710.2 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Michigan is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 12h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Michigan is to fly which costs $80 - $290 and takes 4h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Larned + Griswold via New York, NY - 3 Allen St, Oakland Mall and State Fair Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 21m.

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The distance between Boston and Michigan is 697 miles. The road distance is 710.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Michigan without a car is to bus which takes 17h 21m and costs $108 - $109.

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It takes approximately 4h 24m to get from Boston to Michigan, including transfers.

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Boston to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Michigan is to fly which takes 4h 24m and costs $80 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $108 - $109 and takes 17h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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

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Map of how to get from Boston to Michigan.
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  • Distance: 697.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 24m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Michigan, USA?

Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways and five other airlines fly from Boston to Livonia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Detroit via New York, New York, NY - 3 Allen St, Madison Heights, Oakland Mall, Woodward & State Fairgrounds Dropoff, and State Fair Transit Center in around 17h 21m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Providence to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Boston to Windsor via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Windsor via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Windsor via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Providence to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Boston to Windsor via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
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 Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Boston, Ma to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Michigan is 710 miles. It takes approximately 12h 22m to drive from Boston to Michigan.

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Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Air Canada and three other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Detroit Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs $1 - $14.

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