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

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Recommended option

Fly to Miami  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Miami (MIA) DTW - MIA

$151 - $601

Cheapest option

Fly to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) DTW - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn

$140 - $851

5 alternative options

Fly to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) DTW - PBI
  2. Take the bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami

$191 - $521

Bus  •  33 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Atlanta, Ga 1105
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Miami, Fl 1125 / ...

$145 - $362

Bus via Jacksonville, Fl  •  38 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Melbourne, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Melbourne, FL to Miami

$164 - $333

Bus, train  •  40 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Miami Amtrak

$246 - $711

Drive  •  22 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Miami 1367.2 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Miami is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 22 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Miami is to fly which costs $150 - $600 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Miami. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Nw 2 Av & Nw 2 St via Atlanta, Ga and Airport Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 45 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Miami is 1162 miles. The road distance is 1367.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Miami without a car is to bus which takes 33 h 45 min and costs $140 - $370.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Detroit to Miami, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Detroit to Miami is to fly which takes 5 h 18 min and costs $150 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $370 and takes 33 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Miami Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 54 min.

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Detroit to Miami bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Miami, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Miami is 1367 miles. It takes approximately 22 h 53 min to drive from Detroit to Miami.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Detroit Airport to Miami Airport.

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  • Distance: 1162.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Miami, FL, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Detroit to Miami hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Miami via Atlanta, Ga, Miami, Fl, and Airport Station in around 33 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Miami
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Flights from Detroit to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Miami via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Detroit to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Miami via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Train from Washington Union Station to Miami Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Miami, FL - Holiday Inn
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$48 - $49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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Bus from West Palm Beach Airport to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Melbourne, FL to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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 Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Melbourne, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
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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