There are 6 ways to get from Detroit to University of Notre Dame by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Niles Amtrak Wolverine

$71 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to South Bend, IN 0354

$54 - $79

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh 1097 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to South Bend Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$63 - $131

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to University of Notre Dame 217.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to South Bend  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to South Bend (SBN) DTW - SBN

$212 - $1,217

Fly to Kalamazoo, train, taxi  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Kalamazoo (AZO) DTW - AZO
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Niles Amtrak
  3. Take a taxi from Niles Amtrak to University of Notre Dame

$211 - $461

Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and University of Notre Dame is 273 km. The road distance is 349 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to University of Notre Dame is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit to University of Notre Dame is to drive which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $21 - $35.

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to University of Notre Dame. However, there are services departing from Detroit, MI and arriving at Notre Dame via South Bend, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from Detroit to University of Notre Dame, including transfers.

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and University of Notre Dame, IN, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Detroit to University of Notre Dame twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Detroit to University of Notre Dame once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to South Bend
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Niles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $280
Train from Toledo Amtrak to South Bend Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Niles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Other operators
Taxi from Niles Amtrak to University of Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
United Cab
Phone
+1 574-233-9599
A Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 574-233-9333

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