There are 4 ways to get from Detroit to Reno by plane, 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  •  8 h 48 min

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

$314 - $1,307

Cheapest option

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

$311 - $928

Drive  •  33 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Reno 2192.7 miles

$210 - $310

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

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

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Reno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak 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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Detroit to Reno?

The distance between Detroit and Reno is 3080 km. The road distance is 3508 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Detroit to Reno?

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Reno is to drive which costs $210 - $310 and takes 33 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Detroit to Reno?

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Reno is to fly which takes 8 h 48 min and costs $310 - $1,400.

Is there a direct train between Detroit and Reno?

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 Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

Is there a direct bus between Detroit and Reno?

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.

How long does it take to get from Detroit to Reno?

It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Detroit to Reno, including transfers.