There are 6 ways to get from Detroit to Cheboygan by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Pellston  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Pellston (PLN) DTW - PLN

$247 - $452

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Bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City 1492 Detroit to Bay City
  2. Take the bus from Bay City, MI to Cheboygan, MI 1485

$50 - $70

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Fly to Alpena, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Alpena (APN) DTW - APN
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Alpena to Cheboygan

$318 - $1,648

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Flint 1492 Detroit to Bay City
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Flint to Cheboygan

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails via East Lansing  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to East Lansing, Mi 4592 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from East Lansing to Cheboygan

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Cheboygan 281 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Cheboygan is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Cheboygan is to fly which costs $240 - $460 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Cheboygan. However, there are services departing from Detroit, MI and arriving at Cheboygan via Flint. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 12 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Cheboygan is 241 miles. The road distance is 281 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Cheboygan without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails which takes 9 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Detroit to Cheboygan, including transfers.

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Detroit to Cheboygan bus services, operated by Indian Trails, depart from Detroit, MI station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Cheboygan is to fly which takes 3 h 33 min and costs $240 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus and Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails, which costs and takes 9 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Pellston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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Detroit to Cheboygan bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Cheboygan station.

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  • Distance: 241.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

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

Delta flies from Detroit to Cheboygan twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Cheboygan via Flint in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Pellston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Alpena
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Alpena via Pellston
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Bus 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
Bus from Alpena to Cheboygan
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Flint to Cheboygan
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bay City to Cheboygan
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from East Lansing to Cheboygan
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Alpena to Cheboygan, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Bay City, MI to Cheboygan, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.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 Detroit, Mi to East Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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