There are 6 ways to get from Detroit to Charlevoix by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4592 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Charlevoix, MI 1484

$51 - $89

5 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Kalamazoo, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Charlevoix, MI

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Kalamazoo, MI 5515 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Charlevoix, MI 8364

Drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Charlevoix 275.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Traverse City, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Traverse City (TVC) DTW - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Charlevoix, MI

$167 - $394

Fly to Pellston, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Pellston (PLN) DTW - PLN
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Pellston, MI to Charlevoix, MI

$197 - $392

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Charlevoix, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Charlevoix via Grand Rapids, Mi and Grand Rapids in around 9 h 17 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Pellston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Pellston to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Pellston, MI to Charlevoix, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Detroit, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $25
Online Fare
$20 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and Charlevoix is 376 km. The road distance is 440 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Charlevoix is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Charlevoix is to drive which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $26 - $40.

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Charlevoix. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Charlevoix, MI via Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 17 min to get from Detroit to Charlevoix, including transfers.