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There are 5 ways to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station 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, line 016 bus  •  1h 17m

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Cass & Michigan 261
  2. Take the line 016 bus from Michigan & Cass to Cass & Amsterdam 016 / ...

$4

4 alternative options

Line 261 bus, train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Dearborn Transit Center 261
  2. Take the train from Dearborn Amtrak Station to Detroit Amtrak Station Wolverine

$21 - $37

Taxi  •  25m

  1. Take a taxi from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station 21.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  25m

  1. Drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station 21.1 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  25m

  1. Take a town car from Detroit Airport to Detroit Station 21.1 miles

$85 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station is to taxi which costs $40 - $50 and takes 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station. However, there are services departing from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal and arriving at Cass & Amsterdam via Michigan & Cass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 17m.

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The distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) and Detroit Station is 18 miles. The road distance is 21.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station without a car is to line 261 bus and line 016 bus which takes 1h 17m and costs $4.

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It takes approximately 1h 17m to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station, including transfers.

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

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Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station bus services, operated by DDot, arrive at Cass & Amsterdam station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station is 21 miles. It takes approximately 25m to drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Detroit Station. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station.
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  • Distance: 18.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 17m

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

You can take a bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station via Cass & Michigan and Michigan & Cass in around 1h 17m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dearborn Amtrak Station to Detroit Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $29
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Room
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Cass & Michigan
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Dearborn Transit Center
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
DDot
Phone
+1 313-933-1300
Website
detroitmi.gov
Bus from Michigan & Cass to Cass & Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
detroitmi.gov
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Detroit Airport to Detroit Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Private
$85 - $120
Taxi from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Detroit Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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