There are 8 ways to get from Detroit to Ferris State University by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4592 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Central Station to Cedar & S Michigan 100

$23 - $51

7 alternative options

Bus via Big Rapids, MI  •  5 h 56 min

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

$31 - $63

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  7 h 2 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 Central Station to Bond Court Big Rapids 100

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Ferris State University 211.5 miles

$20 - $30

Fly to Saginaw, drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Saginaw (MBS) DTW - MBS
  2. Drive from Saginaw to Ferris State University

$182 - $1,117

Fly to Grand Rapids, line 6 bus, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Grand Rapids (GRR) DTW - GRR
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Central Station
  3. Take the bus from Central Station to Cedar & S Michigan

$118 - $438

Fly to Traverse City, bus  •  7 h 11 min

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

$173 - $402

Fly to Lansing, bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Lansing (LAN) DTW - LAN
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Central Station to Cedar & S Michigan

$188 - $1,035

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Ferris State University is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Ferris State University is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Ferris State University is 156 miles. The road distance is 211.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Detroit to Ferris State University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Ferris State University. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Cedar & S Michigan via Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Ferris State University, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Ferris State University via Grand Rapids, Mi, Central Station, and Cedar & S Michigan in around 5 h 49 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Lansing
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
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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 Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Rapid Transport
Phone
+1 616-456-7514
Website
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Central Station to Cedar & S Michigan
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Central Station to Bond Court Big Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Central Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridetherapid.org
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Big Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Big Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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