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

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 55 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. VIA Rail

$56 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. 5508 / ...
  2. 5526 / ...

$33 - $78

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. 5508 / ...
  2. VIA Rail

$45 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. 182.4 miles

$24 - $35

Fly Windsor to Toronto, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. YQG - YYZ

$98 - $379

Fly Windsor to Toronto Island, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. YQG - YTZ

$112 - $373

Fly Detroit to Toronto, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. DTW - YYZ

$153 - $474

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, Weber / Victoria, Charles Terminal, and U.W. / Biology in around 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to University of Waterloo via London, On, London, ON, Kitchener, ON, Charles Terminal, and U.W. / Biology in around 5 h 12 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Toronto Island
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 4 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 18 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 - $45
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
$50 - $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
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, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Square One to University of Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and University of Waterloo is 240 km. The road distance is 292 km.

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

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

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. / Biology via London, ON and Charles Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Detroit to University of Waterloo, including transfers.