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There are 9 ways to get from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit

Bus via Ann Arbor

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Ann Arbor
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor Amtrak Station to Dearborn

Drive

  1. Drive from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit

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

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Detroit

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

Train to South Bend, fly to Detroit

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Detroit (DTW)

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Detroit

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Detroit (DTW)

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL)
  2. Take the bus from Toledo to Dearborn

Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn by walk and bus

The journey time between Chicago (Station) and University of Michigan–Dearborn is around 7h 56m and covers a distance of around 315 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 51 min. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 46m. Services are operated by Greyhound USA and Detroit Department of Transportation. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 4m
Layover time:
51 min
Total time:
7h 56m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
6h 46m
Journey distance:
315 miles
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
$38
Carbon emissions:
62 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:00
Last service departs at:
16:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn walk and bus schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Michigan–Dearborn is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in University of Michigan–Dearborn is recommended.

The social distance requirement in University of Michigan–Dearborn is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to fly which costs $160 - $2,700 and takes 4h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn. However, there are services departing from Chicago and arriving at Dearborn via Ann Arbor Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Dearborn. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 36m.

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The distance between Chicago (Station) and University of Michigan–Dearborn is 229 miles. The road distance is 276 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn without a car is to train which takes 4h 58m and costs $40 - $60.

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The train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn takes 4h 36m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, depart from Chicago station.

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Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to train which takes 4h 58m and costs $40 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus via Ann Arbor, which costs and takes 6h 22m, you could also fly, which costs $160 - $2,700 and takes 4h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn.
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  • Distance: 229.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 58m

What companies run services between Chicago (Station), IL, USA and University of Michigan–Dearborn, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn via Ann Arbor Amtrak Station and Dearborn in around 6h 22m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Flights from South Bend to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $330
Flights from Milwaukee to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $310
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Milwaukee to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Chicago to Ann Arbor
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Ann Arbor Amtrak Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$6 - $10
Adult
$13 - $19
Bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$9 - $13
Adult
$17 - $25
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 Chicago to Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
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
Bus from Toledo to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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The quickest flight from Chicago Midway Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, arrive at Dearborn station.

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Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dearborn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn is 276 miles. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from Chicago (Station) to University of Michigan–Dearborn.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Chicago Midway Airport to Detroit Airport.

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