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There are 10 ways to get from Detroit to North Dakota by plane, taxi, 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 Fargo  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Fargo (FAR) DTW - FAR

$275 - $1,318

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  21 h 44 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 Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$118 - $172

8 alternative options

Fly to Grand Forks  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Grand Forks (GFK) DTW - GFK

$321 - $1,525

Fly to Bismarck  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Bismarck (BIS) DTW - BIS

$252 - $1,215

Fly to Williston  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Williston (ISN) DTW - ISN

$283 - $1,316

Fly to Minot  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Minot (MOT) DTW - MOT

$274 - $1,304

Fly to Thief River Falls, taxi  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Thief River Falls (TVF) DTW - TVF
  2. Take a taxi from Thief River Falls to Grand Forks

$282 - $1,062

Train  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Wolverine
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Station Empire Builder

$141 - $398

Bus, train  •  20 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Chicago - Amtrak 5531
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Station Empire Builder

$118 - $338

Drive  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Fargo 932.7 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to North Dakota is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to North Dakota is to fly which costs $270 - $1,400 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit station to North Dakota station. However, there are services departing from Detroit Amtrak Station and arriving at Fargo Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 8 min.

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The distance between Detroit and North Dakota is 933 miles. The road distance is 932.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to North Dakota without a car is to train which takes 19 h 8 min and costs $140 - $400.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Detroit to North Dakota, including transfers.

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Detroit to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Detroit Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to North Dakota is to fly which takes 6 h 10 min and costs $270 - $1,400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $400 and takes 19 h 8 min, you could also Megabus and bus, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 21 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Detroit Airport to Fargo Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 14 min and has one stopover.

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North Dakota is 1 h behind Detroit. It is currently 5:47 PM in Detroit and 4:47 PM in North Dakota.

Map of how to get from Detroit to North Dakota.
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  • Distance: 932.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and North Dakota, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Detroit to Fargo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Detroit to Fargo via Chicago Union Station in around 19 h 8 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Iron Mountain, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Omaha, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Indianapolis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Appleton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Grand Forks via Pittsburgh, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Madison, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Appleton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Pittsburgh, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Cleveland, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Indianapolis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Columbus, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Milwaukee, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Minot via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Pittsburgh, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Columbus, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Iron Mountain, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Appleton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Omaha, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Williston via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Minot via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Toronto, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Indianapolis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Pittsburgh, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Iron Mountain, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Wausau/Marshfield, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Indianapolis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Pittsburgh, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Iron Mountain, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Green Bay, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Chicago Midway, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Thief River Falls via Wausau/Marshfield, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Bismarck via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak Station 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 Fargo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Detroit, MI to Chicago - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$28 - $40
Online Fare
$35 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $70
Refundable
$50 - $80
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 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thief River Falls to Grand Forks
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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Detroit to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to North Dakota is 933 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 22 min to drive from Detroit to North Dakota.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Detroit Airport to Fargo 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 $2.

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