There are 5 ways to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth by plane, taxi, bus, train, 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

Fly, taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Saginaw (MBS) DTW - MBS
  2. Take a taxi from Saginaw to Frankenmuth

$218 - $1,058

Cheapest option

Line 261 bus, bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Metro Airport Mcnamara Terminal to Cass & Michigan 261
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Saginaw, MI 1492 Detroit to Bay City

$49 - $69

3 alternative options

Train, bus, taxi  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Dearborn Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Pontiac Amtrak to Flint
  3. Take a taxi from Flint to Frankenmuth

$117 - $166

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth 101.3 miles

$9 - $15

Towncar  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take a town car from Detroit Airport to Frankenmuth 101.3 miles

$230 - $320

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

You can take a bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth via Cass & Michigan, Rosa Parks Transit 49 Eb, Lafayette & 6Th, Detroit, MI, and Saginaw, MI in around 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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 Cass & Michigan
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Pontiac Amtrak to Flint
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Other operators
Taxi from Saginaw to Frankenmuth
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
A Greater Bay Cab Co
Phone
+1 989-894-1118
Tri-City Taxi
Phone
+1 989-684-5960
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Detroit Airport to Frankenmuth
Estimated price
$230 - $320

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth?

The distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) and Frankenmuth is 129 km. The road distance is 162 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth?

The cheapest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth?

The quickest way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth is to fly and taxi which takes 1 h 33 min and costs $210 - $1,100.

How long does it take to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth?

It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Frankenmuth, including transfers.