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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor to Aldershot VIA Rail

$43 - $123

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 59 min

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

$30 - $65

5 alternative options

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 5 min

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

$93 - $372

Fly Windsor to Toronto Island, train, line 12 bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Toronto Island (YTZ) YQG - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Exhibition GO to Burlington GO
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Burlington GO to Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride

$94 - $313

Fly Detroit to Toronto, line 47 bus  •  5 h 29 min

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

$149 - $468

Fly Detroit to Buffalo, Thru-Bus  •  7 h 20 min

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

$149 - $514

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Burlington is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Burlington is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 3 h 43 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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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Detroit to Burlington, including transfers.

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Detroit to Burlington hourly. 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 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
GO Transit
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
$21 - $55
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$21 - $35
Online Fare
$26 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $55
Refundable
$40 - $60
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Square One to Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from Burlington GO to Dundas St. @ Hwy. 407 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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