There are 7 ways to get from Detroit to Burlington by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor to Aldershot VIA Rail

$45 - $125

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Bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Hamilton, On 5500

$30 - $65

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Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Burlington 205.9 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Windsor to Toronto, line 47 bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Toronto (YYZ) YQG - YYZ
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Trafalgar Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride

$96 - $372

Fly Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YQG - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Exhibition GO to Burlington GO

$95 - $314

Fly Detroit to Toronto, line 47 bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Toronto (YYZ) DTW - YYZ
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Trafalgar Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride

$151 - $467

Fly Detroit to Buffalo, Thru-Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Buffalo (BUF) DTW - BUF
  2. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Hamilton, ON

$150 - $514

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Burlington. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride via Hamilton GO Centre Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Burlington is 179 miles. The road distance is 205.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Burlington without a car is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Detroit to Burlington, including transfers.

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Detroit to Burlington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Detroit, Mi station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Burlington is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Windsor Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Detroit to Burlington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hamilton, On station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Burlington is 206 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to drive from Detroit to Burlington.

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Air Canada offers flights from Windsor Airport to Toronto Airport.

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  • Distance: 179.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Burlington, ON, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Detroit to Burlington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $35 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Detroit to Burlington every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min. Greyhound Canada also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$80 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
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 Detroit, Mi to Hamilton, On
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Detroit, MI to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$22 - $35
Online Fare
$27 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $65
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$23 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Trafalgar Rd. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride to Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
GO Transit

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