There are 7 ways to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor to London VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from London to Kitchener VIA Rail

$56 - $158

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Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Windsor, On to London, On 5508 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London, ON to Kitchener St Charles St W, ON 5540 / ...

$33 - $78

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Bus, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to London, On 5508 / ...
  2. Take the train from London to Kitchener VIA Rail

$45 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to University of Waterloo 182.4 miles

$24 - $35

Fly Windsor to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Toronto (YYZ) YQG - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to Waterloo University, ON

$98 - $387

Fly Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YQG - YTZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Kitchener

$112 - $373

Fly Detroit to Toronto, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Toronto (YYZ) DTW - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to Waterloo University, ON

$153 - $482

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to University of Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Windsor, On and arriving at U.W. - Needles Hall via London, ON and Charles / Water. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Detroit and University of Waterloo is 150 miles. The road distance is 182.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo without a car is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs $55 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo, including transfers.

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Detroit to University of Waterloo bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Windsor, On station.

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The best way to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs $55 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Windsor Airport to Toronto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Detroit to University of Waterloo bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Kitchener St Charles St W, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 150 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and University of Waterloo, ON, Canada?

You can take a train from Detroit to University of Waterloo via London, Kitchener, Charles / Water, and U.W. - Needles Hall in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to University of Waterloo via London, On, London, ON, Kitchener St Charles St W, ON, Charles / Water, and U.W. - Needles Hall in around 5 h 13 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from London to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from Toronto to Kitchener
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Windsor, On to London, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Detroit, Mi to London, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from London, ON to Kitchener St Charles St W, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $17
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $35
Bus from Toronto, ON - Pearson International Airport to Waterloo University, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$11 - $17
Online Fare
$12 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to University of Waterloo is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Detroit to University of Waterloo.

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Air Canada offers flights from Windsor Airport to Toronto Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in University of Waterloo. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Windsor Airport is to line 8 bus which takes 23 min and costs $7.

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