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There are 7 ways to get from Bowling Green to Detroit by bus, night bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  12h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Detroit, Mi 1502

$63 - $85

6 alternative options

Night bus  •  10h 57m

  1. Take the night bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Detroit, Mi 4666

$63 - $90

Drive  •  7h 58m

  1. Drive from Bowling Green to Detroit 474 miles

$45 - $70

Bus to Nashville, fly  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Nashville, Tn
  2. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Detroit (DTW) BNA - DTW

$161 - $643

Bus to Louisville, fly  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Louisville, Ky
  2. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Detroit (DTW) SDF - DTW

$143 - $695

Night bus to Covington, fly  •  10h 3m

  1. Take the night bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Detroit (DTW) CVG - DTW

$163 - $759

Bus, bus to Lexington, fly  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Louisville, Ky
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY
  3. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Detroit (DTW) LEX - DTW

$200 - $802

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The cheapest way to get from Bowling Green to Detroit is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Bowling Green to Detroit is to bus and fly which costs $160 - $650 and takes 6h 49m.

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The distance between Bowling Green and Detroit is 413 miles. The road distance is 474 miles.

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The best way to get from Bowling Green to Detroit without a car is to bus which takes 12h 17m and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 12h 17m to get from Bowling Green to Detroit, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nashville Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Detroit is 1h ahead of Bowling Green. It is currently 2:47 PM in Bowling Green and 3:47 PM in Detroit.

Yes, the driving distance between Bowling Green to Detroit is 474 miles. It takes approximately 7h 58m to drive from Bowling Green to Detroit.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Nashville Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 177+ hotels available in Detroit. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bowling Green to Detroit.
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  • Distance: 413.2 miles
  • Duration: 12h 17m

What companies run services between Bowling Green, KY, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Bowling Green to Detroit once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 12h 10m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Nashville to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Louisville to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Covington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Nashville to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
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 Bowling Green, Ky to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $120
Bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Night bus from Bowling Green, Ky to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

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