There are 4 ways to get from Erie to Detroit by taxi, plane, train, bus or car

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

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Erie to Erie
  2. Fly from Erie (ERI) to Detroit (DTW) ERI - DTW

$171 - $887

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh 4158 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi 4431 / ...

$38 - $91

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Erie Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi 1096 / ...

$54 - $127

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Erie to Detroit 271.9 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Erie, PA, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Erie to Detroit via Cleveland, Oh in around 5 h 49 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Erie to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Erie Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Erie to Erie
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Erie to Detroit?

The distance between Erie and Detroit is 245 km. The road distance is 435 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Erie to Detroit?

The cheapest way to get from Erie to Detroit is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Erie to Detroit?

The quickest way to get from Erie to Detroit is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 36 min and costs $170 - $900.

Is there a direct bus between Erie and Detroit?

No, there is no direct bus from Erie to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Erie, Pa and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

How long does it take to get from Erie to Detroit?

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Erie to Detroit, including transfers.