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There are 7 ways to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn

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Bus via Lake St & Austin Blvd

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit

Drive

  1. Drive from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn

Line 309 bus, line 330 bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Detroit

  1. Take the line 309 bus from 1st St & York St to Lake St & Mannheim Rd
  2. Take the line 330 bus from Mannheim/Lake to Rosemont CTA Station
  3. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW)

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Detroit

  1. Take the train from Elmhurst to Chicago OTC
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW)

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Toledo, bus

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Toledo (TOL)
  2. Take the bus from Toledo to Dearborn

Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Elmhurst and University of Michigan–Dearborn is around 10h 20m and covers a distance of around 334 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 55m. Services are operated by Metra, Chicago Transit (CTA), Greyhound USA and others. Typically 13 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 49m
Layover time:
2h 31m
Total time:
10h 20m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 55m
Journey distance:
334 miles
Services per week:
13
Cheapest price:
$42
Carbon emissions:
64 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:34
Last service departs at:
23:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn train, bus and walk schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Elmhurst → University of Michigan–Dearborn
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Michigan–Dearborn is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in University of Michigan–Dearborn is recommended.

The social distance requirement in University of Michigan–Dearborn is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to bus via Lake St & Austin Blvd which costs $20 - $35 and takes 9h 25m.

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The fastest way to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to line 309 bus and line 330 bus and fly. Taking this option will cost $70 - $230 and takes 4h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn. However, there are services departing from 1st St & York St and arriving at Dearborn Transit Center via Madison & Austin Terminal, Chicago and Woodward + Clifford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn. However, there are services departing from Elmhurst and arriving at Dearborn via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 41m.

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The distance between Elmhurst and University of Michigan–Dearborn is 244 miles. The road distance is 291.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn without a car is to train which takes 6h 41m and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn, including transfers.

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Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Chicago station.

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Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to train which takes 6h 41m and costs $40 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 9h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn.
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  • Distance: 244.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 41m

What companies run services between Elmhurst, IL, USA and University of Michigan–Dearborn, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 36m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Chicago to Detroit twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 6h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $320
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Toledo
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metra.com
Train from Elmhurst to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Metra
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 Chicago to Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Chicago to Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from 1st St & York St to Lake St & Mannheim Rd
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Mannheim/Lake to Rosemont CTA Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Amtrak Thruway

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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$9 - $13
Adult
$17 - $25

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 18m.

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Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Detroit station.

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Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dearborn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn is 292 miles. It takes approximately 4h 55m to drive from Elmhurst to University of Michigan–Dearborn.

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