There are 5 ways to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson by 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

Line 261 bus, train  •  2 h 29 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 Jackson Amtrak Wolverine

$28 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to Blake Transit Center Michigan Flyer
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Jackson, Mi 4590

$19 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to Blake Transit Center Michigan Flyer
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Jackson, MI Detroit

$21 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson 62 miles

$6 - $9

Towncar  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a town car from Detroit Airport to Jackson 62 miles

$160 - $220

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson. However, there are services departing from DTW McNamara Terminal and arriving at Jackson, MI via Ann Arbor, MI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) and Jackson is 54 miles. The road distance is 62 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson without a car is to line 261 bus and train which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson, including transfers.

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Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson bus services, operated by Michigan Flyer, depart from DTW McNamara Terminal station.

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Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Jackson, MI station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Jackson. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson.
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  • Distance: 53.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

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

You can take a bus from Detroit Airport (DTW) to Jackson via Blake Transit Center and Ann Arbor, MI in around 2 h 38 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dearborn Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
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
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to Blake Transit Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
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 Ann Arbor, Mi to Jackson, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Detroit Airport to Jackson
Estimated price
$160 - $220

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