There are 5 ways to get from Detroit to Imlay City by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Randolph & Lafayette to Gratiot & 23 Mile Meijer P&R 560 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Gratiot & 23 Mile Meijer P&R to Imlay City

$102 - $122

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi via Wal Mart  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Larned & Woodward to Wal Mart 510 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Wal Mart to Imlay City

$82 - $102

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak Wolverine
  2. Take a taxi from Pontiac Amtrak to Imlay City

$141 - $186

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Detroit to Imlay City 55.7 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Imlay City 55.7 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and Imlay City is 48 miles. The road distance is 55.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Imlay City without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Detroit to Imlay City, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Imlay City is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Detroit to Imlay City.

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There are four+ hotels available in Imlay City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Imlay City.
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  • Distance: 48.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Imlay City, MI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Detroit to Imlay City. However, you can take the bus to Gratiot & 23 Mile Meijer P&R then take the taxi to Imlay City. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Wal Mart then take the taxi to Imlay City.

Train 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Pontiac Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Randolph & Lafayette to Gratiot & 23 Mile Meijer P&R
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Larned & Woodward to Wal Mart
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Gratiot & 23 Mile Meijer P&R to Imlay City
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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