There are 6 ways to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 261 bus, bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Larned & Woodward 261
  2. Take the bus from Jefferson & Randolph to Phoenix Center 462

$6

5 alternative options

Line 261 bus, line 200 bus, bus, line 756 bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Michigan & Middlebelt 261
  2. Take the line 200 bus from Michigan & Middlebelt to Michigan @ Outer Drive 200
  3. Take the bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to Phoenix Center 275
  4. Take the line 756 bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr 756

$8

Line 261 bus, train, line 756 bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Dearborn Transit Center 261
  2. Take the train from Dearborn Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
  3. Take the line 756 bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr 756

$26 - $44

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills 51.3 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills 51.3 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  55 min

  1. Take a town car from Detroit Airport to Auburn Hills 51.3 miles

$140 - $200

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills. However, there are services departing from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal and arriving at Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr via Jefferson & Randolph and Phoenix Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) and Auburn Hills is 34 miles. The road distance is 51.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills without a car is to line 261 bus and bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills, including transfers.

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Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills bus services, operated by Southeast Michigan SMART, depart from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal station.

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Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills bus services, operated by Southeast Michigan SMART, arrive at Phoenix Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills is 51 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills.

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There are 91+ hotels available in Auburn Hills. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills.
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  • Distance: 33.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Detroit Airport (DTW), USA and Auburn Hills, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills via Larned & Woodward, Jefferson & Randolph, and Phoenix Center in around 3 h 41 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dearborn Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Larned & Woodward
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Jefferson & Randolph to Phoenix Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Michigan & Middlebelt
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Michigan & Middlebelt to Michigan @ Outer Drive
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to Phoenix Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Phoenix Center to Opdyke & X From Commercial Dr
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Dearborn Transit Center
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Auburn Hills
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Detroit Airport to Auburn Hills
Estimated price
$140 - $200

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