There are 11 ways to get from Detroit to Montana by plane, train, bus 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 Billings  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Billings (BIL) DTW - BIL

$360 - $1,624

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  35 h 43 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Downtown Detroit to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Billings, MT 933

$223 - $324

9 alternative options

Fly to Helena  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Helena (HLN) DTW - HLN

$422 - $1,827

Fly to Bozeman  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Bozeman (BZN) DTW - BZN

$227 - $512

Fly to Kalispell  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Kalispell (FCA) DTW - FCA

$401 - $1,737

Fly to Great Falls  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Great Falls (GTF) DTW - GTF

$402 - $1,802

Fly to Missoula  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Missoula (MSO) DTW - MSO

$362 - $1,602

Train, bus  •  35 h

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Billings, MT 933

$278 - $542

Train, bus via Burnsville, MN  •  35 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  3. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Billings, MT 701

$289 - $557

Bus  •  36 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Billings, MT 933

$237 - $417

Drive  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Billings 1577.2 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Montana. However, there are services departing from Downtown Detroit and arriving at Billings, MT via Chicago and Minneapolis, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 43 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Montana is 1349 miles. The road distance is 1577.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Montana without a car is to train and bus which takes 35 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Detroit to Montana, including transfers.

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Detroit to Montana bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Downtown Detroit station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Montana is to fly which takes 6 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can Megabus and bus, which costs and takes 35 h 43 min.

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There is no direct flight from Detroit Airport to Billings Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 6 min and has one stopover.

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Detroit to Montana bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Billings, MT station.

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Montana is 2 h behind Detroit. It is currently 9:17 PM in Detroit and 7:17 PM in Montana.

Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Montana is 1577 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 31 min to drive from Detroit to Montana.

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  • Distance: 1348.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Detroit to Billings hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Billings via Chicago, Minneapolis, MN, and Minneapolis, MN in around 35 h 43 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Appleton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Moline, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Helena via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Cedar Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Helena via St. Louis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Indianapolis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Kansas City, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Kalamazoo, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Cleveland, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via South Bend, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Nashville, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Appleton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Helena via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Detroit to Billings via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Detroit to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Kalispell via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Great Falls via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Detroit to Missoula via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
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 Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
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 to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Downtown Detroit to Chicago
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.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 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 Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110

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American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Detroit Airport to Billings Airport.

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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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