There are 6 ways to get from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Southfield, MI 1492 Bay City to Detroit
  2. Take the bus from Southfield, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi 4590

$50 - $71

5 alternative options

Bus via EBD Gr. River past Abbot Rd  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to East Lansing, MI 1482-27
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to Blake Transit Center Michigan Flyer

$60 - $76

Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Flint Amtrak to Battle Creek Amtrak Blue Water
  2. Take the train from Battle Creek Amtrak to Ann Arbor Amtrak Wolverine

$143 - $226

Taxi  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor 78.4 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor 78.4 miles

$7 - $12

Fly  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Saginaw (MBS) to Detroit (DTW) MBS - DTW

$148 - $709

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankenmuth and Ann Arbor is 73 miles. The road distance is 78.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor is to bus which takes 4 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 18 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Saginaw Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor.

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Delta offers flights from Saginaw Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 110+ hotels available in Ann Arbor. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Frankenmuth to Saginaw Airport is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor.
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  • Distance: 73.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Frankenmuth, MI, USA and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor via Saginaw, MI, Southfield, MI, and Southfield, Mi in around 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor via Flint Amtrak and Battle Creek Amtrak in around 5 h 18 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Saginaw to Detroit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Flint Amtrak to Battle Creek Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Battle Creek Amtrak to Ann Arbor Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Southfield, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to East Lansing, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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 Southfield, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Saginaw to East Lansing
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to Blake Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Other operators
Taxi from Frankenmuth to Ann Arbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
A Greater Bay Cab Co
Phone
+1 989-894-1118
Tri-City Taxi
Phone
+1 989-684-5960

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