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

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Fly to Newark  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Newark (EWR) DTW - EWR

$98 - $395

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Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Newark, Nj 4414

$60 - $160

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Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DTW - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station

$107 - $414

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to New York JFK (JFK) DTW - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station

$149 - $701

Bus, train  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh 1097 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited

$116 - $448

Train  •  18 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor to Aldershot VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to New York VIA Rail

$132 - $384

Drive  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Newark 611.7 miles

$60 - $90

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Newark, Nj. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit to Newark station. However, there are services departing from Windsor and arriving at Newark Penn Station via Aldershot and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 1 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Newark is 475 miles. The road distance is 611.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Newark without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Detroit to Newark, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Detroit to Newark is to fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 18 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 38 min.

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Detroit to Newark bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Newark.
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  • Distance: 474.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Newark, NJ, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Detroit to Newark hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Detroit to Newark every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Detroit to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Detroit to New York La Guardia via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Detroit to New York La Guardia via Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Syracuse
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Rochester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to New York JFK via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Detroit to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

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 New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$30 - $40
Business Class
$40 - $45
First Class
$72
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$80 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Aldershot to New York
Ave. Duration
12 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $100
Economy
$120 - $160
Economy Plus
$170 - $230
Business
$170 - $240
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $430
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 Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
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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Detroit to Newark train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at New York station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Newark is 612 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 9 min to drive from Detroit to Newark.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Detroit Airport to Newark Airport.

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Book your Detroit to Newark bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 1686+ hotels available in Newark. Prices start at $115 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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