Travel from Detroit to Boston

Bus or fly from Detroit to Boston?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and five other airlines fly from Detroit to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Boston via New York, NY in around 19 h 37 min.

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How to get from Detroit to Boston

ModeDurationPrice
From Michigan & Cass line 261 bus to Detroit airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston.3 h 50 min$148
From Transit Terminal Church at Pitt line 8 bus to Windsor airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston.6 h 5 min$282
From Michigan & Cass line 261 bus to Detroit airport, fly to Manchester airport, then bus to Boston.5 h 58 min$163
From Michigan & Cass line 261 bus to Detroit airport, fly to Providence airport, line 66 bus to Providence Amtrak, then train to Boston.5 h 51 min$294
From Michigan & Cass line 261 bus to Detroit airport, fly to Hartford airport, line 30 bus to Hartford, CT - Union Station, then bus to Boston.6 h 23 min$174
From Detroit, MI bus to Toledo Amtrak then train to Boston South Station Amtrak.18 h 58 min$242
From Detroit, MI bus to New York, NY then bus to Boston, MA.19 h 37 min$93
From Windsor train to Aldershot, train to State St & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station, line 905 bus to Albany, NY, then bus to Boston, MA South Station.20 h 44 min$228
From Detroit drive to Boston.12 h 22 min$84

How long does it take to get from Detroit to Boston?

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Detroit to Boston, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Detroit and Boston?

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Boston. However, there are services departing from Detroit, MI and arriving at Boston, MA via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 37 min.

Operators from Detroit to Boston

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Southeast Michigan SMART+1 866-962-5515Southeast Michigan SMART
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
DeltaDelta
Air CanadaAir Canada
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
MBTAMBTA
Transit Windsor519-255-2489Transit Windsor
Porter AirlinesPorter Airlines
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
RIPTA+1 401-781-9400RIPTA
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
CT Transit+1 860-522-8101CT Transit
Peter Pan Bus Lines1-800-343-9999Peter Pan Bus Lines
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
VIA Rail+1 1 888 842-7245VIA Rail
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)Capital District Transportation (CDTA)