There are 4 ways to get from Detroit to Reno by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Reno (RNO) DTW - RNO

$314 - $1,307

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Bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Reno, Nv

$236 - $620

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Wolverine
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$311 - $928

Drive  •  33 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Reno 2192.7 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Reno. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Reno, Nv via Columbus, Oh and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Detroit to Reno. However, there are services departing from Detroit Amtrak and arriving at Reno Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The distance between Detroit and Reno is 1925 miles. The road distance is 2192.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Reno without a car is to train which takes 2 days 2 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Detroit to Reno, including transfers.

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

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Detroit to Reno train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Detroit Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Reno is to fly which takes 9 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 2 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 2 days 9 h.

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There is no direct flight from Detroit Airport to Reno Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Detroit to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Reno, Nv station.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Reno.
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  • Distance: 1925.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Reno, NV, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Detroit to Reno hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Detroit to Reno via Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 2 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Dallas
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak 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 Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
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 Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$220 - $300
Bus from Denver, Co to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260

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Reno is 3 h behind Detroit. It is currently 12:39 AM in Detroit and 9:39 PM in Reno.

Detroit to Reno train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Reno Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Reno is 2193 miles. It takes approximately 33 h 7 min to drive from Detroit to Reno.

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United Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Detroit Airport to Reno Airport.

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Book your Detroit to Reno bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Reno. Prices start at $59 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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