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

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Train  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Windsor to Aldershot VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to Niagara Falls VIA Rail / ...

$66 - $188

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Hamilton, On 5500
  2. Take the bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON 3 stops / ...

$32 - $85

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Bus First Choice Bus Service  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Windsor International Transit Terminal to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street Toronto-Windsor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON 4 stops / ...

$36 - $94

Drive  •  4h 22m

  1. Drive from Detroit to Niagara Falls 239.2 miles

$23 - $35

Fly Detroit to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  4h 39m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Buffalo (BUF) DTW - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$136 - $491

Fly Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YQG - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$96 - $385

Fly Windsor to Toronto, train  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Toronto (YYZ) YQG - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$102 - $452

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Windsor International Transit Terminal and arriving at Niagara Falls, ON via Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Windsor and arriving at Niagara Falls via Aldershot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 43m.

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The distance between Detroit and Niagara Falls is 210 miles. The road distance is 239.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Niagara Falls without a car is to train which takes 5h 43m and costs $65 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5h 43m to get from Detroit to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Detroit to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by First Choice Bus Service, depart from Windsor International Transit Terminal station.

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

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The best way to get from Detroit to Niagara Falls is to train which takes 5h 43m and costs $65 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $95 and takes 6h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 210.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 43m

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Detroit to Niagara Falls via Aldershot in around 5h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Niagara Falls via Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street and Toronto, ON in around 6h 20m.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $60
Economy
$55 - $80
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$90 - $130
Train from Aldershot to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$16 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $70
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$60 - $85
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Aldershot GO to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
GO Transit
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
First Choice Bus Service
Phone
647-561-9346
Website
firstchoicebusservice.com
Bus from Windsor International Transit Terminal to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
firstchoicebusservice.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Windsor, ON to Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Toronto, ON - 610 Bay Street to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$23 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$22 - $35
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 Windsor, On to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Hamilton, On
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Book at
megabus.ca
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Book at
megabus.ca
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 13m.

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Detroit to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, arrive at Niagara Falls, ON station.

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Detroit to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Niagara Falls station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Niagara Falls is 239 miles. It takes approximately 4h 22m to drive from Detroit to Niagara Falls.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 458+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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

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