There are 4 ways to get from Detroit to Kent by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh

$80 - $141

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Kent 195.6 miles

$19 - $28

Fly to Akron  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Akron (CAK) DTW - CAK

$232 - $962

Fly to Cleveland, bus, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Cleveland (CLE) DTW - CLE
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
  3. Take a taxi from Akron, Oh to Kent

$178 - $831

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The distance between Detroit and Kent is 120 miles. The road distance is 195.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Kent without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Detroit to Kent, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Kent is to bus which takes 4 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Akron Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Kent is 196 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to drive from Detroit to Kent.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Akron Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Kent. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Detroit Airport is to line 261 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Kent.
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  • Distance: 119.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Kent, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Kent via Toledo, Oh, Cleveland, Oh, and Akron, Oh in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, Delta flies from Detroit to Kent 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Bus operators
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 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
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Akron, Oh
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Akron, Oh to Kent
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Tri County Taxi
Phone
+1 330-376-5555
Website
facebook.com
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 330-252-7400
Website
anytimetaxiakron.com
Rides 4 Less Taxi
Phone
+1 330-203-0609
Website
taxicabakron.com

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