There are 7 ways to get from Detroit to Houghton by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly to Hancock  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Hancock (CMX) DTW - CMX

$226 - $389

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Hancock, MI

$92 - $192

5 alternative options

Fly to Marquette, bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Marquette (MQT) DTW - MQT
  2. Take the bus from Gwinn to Hancock, MI

$137 - $314

Fly to Escanaba, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Escanaba (ESC) DTW - ESC
  2. Take the bus from Escanaba to Hancock, MI

$138 - $246

Train, bus  •  18 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Hancock, MI

$124 - $268

Megabus, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Downtown Detroit to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI 916
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Green Bay, WI to Hancock, MI

Drive  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Houghton 570 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and Houghton is 688 km. The road distance is 912 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Houghton is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Houghton is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs $220 - $390.

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Houghton. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Hancock, MI via Chicago, Il and Milwaukee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Detroit to Houghton, including transfers.

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

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Detroit to Houghton every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Houghton via Chicago, Il, Milwaukee, Wi, and Milwaukee in around 18 h 27 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Hancock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Marquette
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Detroit to Escanaba
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $190
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Gwinn to Hancock, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba to Hancock, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Hancock, MI
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to Hancock, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Hancock, MI
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Green Bay, WI to Hancock, MI
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Downtown Detroit to Chicago
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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