There are 10 ways to get from Chicago to Troy by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  6 h 43 min

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

$54 - $133

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit

$31 - $43

8 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 46 min

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

$34 - $79

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Troy 294.8 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Chicago Midway to Detroit, line 5508 bus, line 461 bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW
  2. Take the line 5508 bus from Dearborn Amtrak, Mi to Detroit Amtrak
  3. Take the line 461 bus from Woodward & Baltimore Nb to Troy P&R Lot

$134 - $285

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Detroit, line 5508 bus, line 461 bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW
  2. Take the line 5508 bus from Dearborn Amtrak, Mi to Detroit Amtrak
  3. Take the line 461 bus from Woodward & Baltimore Nb to Troy P&R Lot

$124 - $336

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus, line 461 bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL) ORD - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the line 461 bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Troy P&R Lot

$131 - $369

Train to South Bend, fly to Detroit  •  7 h 27 min

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

$185 - $935

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Lansing, bus, line 461 bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the line 461 bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Troy P&R Lot

$141 - $744

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Flint, bus, line 462 bus, line 461 bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Flint (FNT) ORD - FNT
  2. Take the bus from Flint to Pontiac Amtrak
  3. Take the line 462 bus from Phoenix Center to Woodward & 9 Mile Rd.
  4. Take the line 461 bus from Woodward & 9 Mile Rd. to Troy P&R Lot

$93 - $416

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Troy is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Troy is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Troy. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Troy P&R Lot via Woodward & Baltimore Nb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Troy is 236 miles. The road distance is 294.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Troy without a car is to train which takes 6 h 43 min and costs $50 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Chicago to Troy, including transfers.

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Chicago to Troy bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Chicago, Il station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Troy is to train which takes 6 h 43 min and costs $50 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Troy.
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  • Distance: 235.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Troy, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Troy 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5 h 28 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Troy hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from South Bend to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Royal Oak Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Dearborn Amtrak, Mi to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $11
Flexible
$13 - $17
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
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Woodward & Baltimore Nb to Troy P&R Lot
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Troy P&R Lot
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Phoenix Center to Woodward & 9 Mile Rd.
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Woodward & 9 Mile Rd. to Troy P&R Lot
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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