There are 9 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 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 Chicago O'Hare to Detroit  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW

$119 - $304

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

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

$32 - $85

7 alternative options

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi

$131 - $361

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Lansing, bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi

$139 - $691

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW

$135 - $280

Bus to Milwaukee, fly to Detroit  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Detroit (DTW) MKE - DTW

$203 - $465

Train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak Wolverine

$52 - $135

Megabus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit

$38 - $61

Drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Detroit 300.5 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Detroit is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Detroit is to fly which takes 2 h 32 min and costs $110 - $310.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Detroit is 402 km. The road distance is 481 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Detroit, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Detroit every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Milwaukee to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Milwaukee to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
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
Coach USA

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