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There are 8 ways to get from Detroit to Skyline Drive by plane, car, bus, taxi 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.

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Fly to Charlottesville, drive  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Charlottesville (CHO) DTW - CHO
  2. Drive from Charlottesville to Skyline Drive

$217 - $1,110

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Bus, train, drive  •  20h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  4. Drive from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Skyline Drive

$111 - $207

6 alternative options

Fly to Washington Dulles, Megabus, taxi  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Washington Dulles (IAD) DTW - IAD
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Front Royal
  3. Take a taxi from Front Royal to Skyline Drive

$159 - $444

Fly to Reagan Washington, bus, taxi  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Reagan Washington (DCA) DTW - DCA
  2. Take the bus from Arlington, VA - Rosslyn station to Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex
  3. Take a taxi from Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex to Skyline Drive

$187 - $471

Fly to Richmond, bus, drive  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Richmond (RIC) DTW - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Drive from Charlottesville, Va to Skyline Drive

$225 - $975

Bus, train, taxi  •  19h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 17th & K Street to Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex
  4. Take a taxi from Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex to Skyline Drive

$168 - $229

Bus, Megabus  •  21h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Washington, Dc 4440 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$163 - $218

Drive  •  9h 23m

  1. Drive from Detroit to Skyline Drive 528.7 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Skyline Drive is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Skyline Drive is to fly and Megabus and taxi which costs $150 - $450 and takes 6h 14m.

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The distance between Detroit and Skyline Drive is 358 miles. The road distance is 528.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Skyline Drive without a car is to bus and train and taxi which takes 19h 26m and costs $160 - $230.

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Detroit to Skyline Drive, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Detroit Airport to Charlottesville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 28m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Skyline Drive is 529 miles. It takes approximately 9h 23m to drive from Detroit to Skyline Drive.

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

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There are 91+ hotels available in Skyline Drive. Prices start at $225 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Detroit Airport is to line 261 bus which takes 54m and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Skyline Drive.
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  • Distance: 357.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 39m

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Skyline Drive, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Skyline Drive via Washington, Dc, Washington DC, and Godwin Transit Center in around 21h 13m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Detroit to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak Station to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Train from Toledo Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$130 - $190
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $140
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Front Royal
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Arlington, VA - Rosslyn station to Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 17th & K Street to Culpeper, VA - Sports Complex
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $95
Flexible
$100 - $150
Other operators
Taxi from Front Royal to Skyline Drive
Ave. Duration
56m
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Taxi USA
Phone
+1 540-662-1199
Website
taxiusainc.com
Polly's Cab, inc
Phone
+1 540-662-4111
Website
pollyscabinc.com

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