There are 6 ways to get from Detroit to Petoskey by plane, bus, train 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 Pellston  •  3 h 28 min

  1. DTW - PLN

$247 - $457

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 13 min

  1. 4592 / ...
  2. E Lansing

$55 - $97

4 alternative options

Fly to Traverse City, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 42 min

  1. DTW - TVC

Train, bus  •  9 h 29 min

$77 - $141

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  11 h 1 min

  1. 5515 / ...
  2. 8364

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. 268.8 miles

$26 - $40

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

Delta flies from Detroit to Petoskey twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Petoskey via Lansing, Mi, Lansing, MI, and Petoskey, MI in around 8 h 13 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Pellston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Jackson, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing, MI to Petoskey, MI
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Detroit, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$17 - $25
Online Fare
$20 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and Petoskey is 371 km. The road distance is 430 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Petoskey is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Petoskey is to fly which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $240 - $460.

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Petoskey. However, there are services departing from Detroit, MI and arriving at Petoskey, MI via Kalamazoo, MI - Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Detroit to Petoskey, including transfers.