There are 8 ways to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park by plane, bus, car or train

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 Denver, bus  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Denver (DEN) DTW - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver International Airport to Grand Lake, CO

$177 - $360

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 h 9 min

  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 Granby, Co

$167 - $421

6 alternative options

Fly to Laramie, drive  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Laramie (LAR) DTW - LAR
  2. Drive from Laramie to Rocky Mountain National Park

$326 - $1,523

Fly to Hayden, drive  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Hayden (HDN) DTW - HDN
  2. Drive from Hayden to Rocky Mountain National Park

$373 - $1,637

Fly to Eagle, bus, drive  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Eagle (EGE) DTW - EGE
  2. Take the bus from Eagle County Airport to South Frontage Road and Vail Road
  3. Drive from South Frontage Road and Vail Road to Rocky Mountain National Park

$491 - $2,131

Train  •  31 h

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

$205 - $579

Bus, train  •  40 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Granby Amtrak California Zephyr

$173 - $490

Drive  •  21 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park 1327.6 miles

$130 - $190

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Rocky Mountain National Park, CO, USA?

You can take a train from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park via Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Granby Amtrak in around 31 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park via Columbus, Oh, Denver, Co, and Granby, Co in around 40 h 9 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Laramie via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Laramie via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Laramie via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Hayden via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Hayden via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Hayden via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Hayden via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from Detroit to Hayden via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Detroit to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Eagle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
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 Granby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Home James Transportation
Website
homejamestransportation.com
Bus from Denver International Airport to Grand Lake, CO
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
homejamestransportation.com
Book at
homejamestransportation.hudsonltd.net
Eagle County Transit
Phone
970-328-8600
Email
info@eaglecounty.us
Website
eaglecounty.us
Bus from Eagle County Airport to South Frontage Road and Vail Road
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
eaglecounty.us
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 Granby, Co
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park?

The distance between Detroit and Rocky Mountain National Park is 1897 km. The road distance is 2124 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park is to drive which costs $130 - $190 and takes 21 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park?

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park is to fly and drive which takes 9 h 50 min and costs $320 - $1,600.

How long does it take to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park?

It takes approximately 12 h 16 min to get from Detroit to Rocky Mountain National Park, including transfers.