There are 6 ways to get from Champaign to Detroit 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Champaign  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Champaign (CMI) to Detroit (DTW) CMI - DTW

$161 - $774

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, Il to Chicago, Il 1364 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi 5508 / ...

$49 - $124

4 alternative options

Bus to Peoria, fly  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Peoria, IL
  2. Fly from Peoria (PIA) to Detroit (DTW) PIA - DTW

$203 - $920

Train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Illini / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak Wolverine

$83 - $204

Bus Barons Bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Indianapolis, IN 1401 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI Schedules 0014 and 0015 / ...

$62 - $131

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Champaign to Detroit 383.7 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Champaign to Detroit is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Champaign to Detroit is to fly which costs $160 - $800 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Champaign and Detroit is 312 miles. The road distance is 383.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Champaign to Detroit, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Champaign to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Champaign, Il and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Champaign to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak and arriving at Detroit Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Champaign, IL, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Air Canada fly from Champaign to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Champaign to Detroit via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Champaign to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Peoria to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Champaign to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Peoria to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Peoria to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak 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
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Peoria, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Champaign, Il to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80

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