There are 5 ways to get from Detroit to Hartford by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Hartford (BDL) DTW - BDL

$98 - $226

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to New York, Ny 4414
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...

$81 - $196

3 alternative options

Bus Wanda Coach  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Madison Heights to New York, NY - 3 Allen St Grand Rapids
  2. Take the bus from New York to Hartford

$103 - $117

Bus, train  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh 1097 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$117 - $328

Drive  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Hartford 653.4 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Hartford is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 11 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Hartford is to fly which costs $95 - $230 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Hartford, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 56 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Hartford is 536 miles. The road distance is 653.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Hartford without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 20 min and costs $100 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Detroit to Hartford, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Detroit to Hartford is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs $95 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $120 and takes 16 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Hartford Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 42 min.

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Detroit to Hartford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hartford, Ct station.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Hartford.
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  • Distance: 535.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Detroit to Hartford every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Hartford via Woodward & State Fairgrounds Dropoff, State Fair Transit Center, Oakland Mall, Madison Heights, New York, NY - 3 Allen St, East Broadway, W 4 St, and New York in around 16 h 20 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Hartford via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $550
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Madison Heights to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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