There are 5 ways to get from Detroit to Rothbury by bus, train, car, plane, taxi or car ferry

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Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4592 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi 4590 / ...

$82 - $133

4 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Kalamazoo, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Rothbury 218.8 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Grand Rapids, line 6 bus, bus, taxi  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Grand Rapids (GRR) DTW - GRR
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Central Station
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi
  4. Take a taxi from Muskegon, Mi to Rothbury

$177 - $520

Fly to Milwaukee, car ferry  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Milwaukee (MKE) DTW - MKE
  2. Take the car ferry from Milwaukee to Muskegon

$270 - $547

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Rothbury is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Rothbury is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Rothbury is 187 miles. The road distance is 218.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Detroit to Rothbury, including transfers.

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Delta offers flights from Detroit Airport to Grand Rapids Airport.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Rothbury.
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  • Distance: 186.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Detroit to Rothbury via Grand Rapids, Mi and Muskegon, Mi in around 5 h 14 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Rapid Transport
Phone
+1 616-456-7514
Website
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Central Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridetherapid.org
Ferry operators
Lake-Express
Website
lake-express.com
Car ferry from Milwaukee to Muskegon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
lake-express.com
Classic Cabin
$88
Premier Cabin
$101
Standard Vehicle
$96
Bicycle
$8
Other operators
Taxi from Muskegon, Mi to Rothbury
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Port City Cab
Phone
+1 231-739-7161
Website
portcitycab.com
Blue City Taxi
Phone
+1 231-780-5466
Website
bluecitytransportation.com

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