There are 8 ways to get from Detroit to Montreal by bus, plane, train, rideshare or car

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Line 8 bus to Windsor, fly to Montreal  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Transit Terminal Church at Pitt to Sixth Concession at North Talbot
  2. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Montreal (YUL) YQG - YUL

$166 - $416

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Bus, rideshare  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Windsor, ON to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel Chicago
  2. Take the rideshare from Toronto to Montreal

$73 - $101

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Fly Detroit to Montreal  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Montreal (YUL) DTW - YUL

$243 - $763

Train to London, fly to Montreal  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Windsor to London
  2. Fly from London (YXU) to Montreal (YUL) YXU - YUL

$216 - $883

Fly Detroit to Burlington, bus  •  7h 9m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Burlington (BTV) DTW - BTV
  2. Take the bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq

$245 - $1,138

Train  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal VIA Rail

$182 - $341

Bus  •  15h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit Amtrak to Toronto, On 5508
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal Toronto

$87 - $122

Drive  •  10h 10m

  1. Drive from Detroit to Montreal 902.7 km

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Montreal is to bus and rideshare which costs $55 - $80 and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Montreal is to line 8 bus and fly which costs $120 - $320 and takes 4h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Woodward & Larned and arriving at Montreal via Detroit Amtrak and Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Windsor and arriving at Montréal via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 58m.

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The distance between Detroit and Montreal is 835 km. The road distance is 902.7 km.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Montreal without a car is to train which takes 9h 58m and costs $130 - $260.

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It takes approximately 4h 34m to get from Detroit to Montreal, including transfers.

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Detroit to Montreal bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Detroit Amtrak station.

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Detroit to Montreal train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Windsor station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Montreal is to fly which takes 5h 8m and costs $180 - $600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $260 and takes 9h 58m, you could also bus, which costs $65 - $95 and takes 15h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Montreal.
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  • Distance: 835.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 34m

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

Royal Jordanian, Delta and three other airlines fly from Detroit to Montreal every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Detroit to Montreal via Toronto in around 9h 58m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Windsor to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Windsor to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from London to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from London to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,000
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Montreal via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Burlington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Burlington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,100
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Detroit to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to London
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$85 - $120
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$50 - $80
Economy
$80 - $120
EconomyPlus
$110 - $160
Business
$130 - $180
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$100 - $140
EconomyPlus
$130 - $190
Business
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Transit Windsor
Phone
519-255-2489
Email
311@citywindsor.ca
Website
citywindsor.ca
Bus from Transit Terminal Church at Pitt to Sixth Concession at North Talbot
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
Transit Windsor
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 Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Detroit Amtrak to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $110
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
megabus.ca
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Windsor, ON to Toronto, ON - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$60 - $85
Online Fare
$30 - $45
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $60
Standard Fare
$55 - $65
Refundable
$67 - $72
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

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The quickest flight from Windsor Airport to Montreal Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 29m.

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Detroit to Montreal bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Montreal station.

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Detroit to Montreal train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Montréal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Montreal is 903 km. It takes approximately 10h 10m to drive from Detroit to Montreal.

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Air Canada and Porter Airlines offer flights from Windsor Airport to Montreal Airport.

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There are 999+ hotels available in Montreal. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Detroit Airport is to line 261 bus which takes 54 min and costs $2.

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