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There are 7 ways to get from Kitchener to Detroit by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 39 min

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

$52 - $152

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Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to London, ON 5529 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London, ON to Windsor, ON 5515 / ...

$28 - $70

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener, ON to London, ON 5529 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi 5515 / ...

$32 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Kitchener to Detroit 176.4 miles

$23 - $35

Train to Toronto, fly to Windsor  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Weston GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Windsor (YQG) YYZ - YQG

$99 - $377

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Windsor  •  5 h 34 min

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

$93 - $367

Train to Toronto, fly to Detroit  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener GO to Weston GO
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Detroit (DTW) YYZ - DTW

$155 - $473

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The cheapest way to get from Kitchener to Detroit is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kitchener to Detroit is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kitchener to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Kitchener, ON and arriving at Windsor, ON via London, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Kitchener to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Kitchener and arriving at Windsor via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Kitchener and Detroit is 240 km. The road distance is 282.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to Detroit without a car is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $65 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Kitchener to Detroit, including transfers.

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Kitchener to Detroit bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Kitchener, ON station.

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Kitchener to Detroit train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Kitchener station.

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The best way to get from Kitchener to Detroit is to train which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $65 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $95 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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  • Distance: 149.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Kitchener, ON, Canada and Detroit, MI, USA?

You can take a train from Kitchener to Detroit via London in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kitchener to Detroit via London, ON in around 5 h 3 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from London to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Kitchener to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $110
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Kitchener GO to Weston GO
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
GO Transit
Train from Kitchener GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kitchener, ON to London, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $17
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $30
Refundable
$24 - $35
Bus from London, ON to Windsor, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
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 London, On to Windsor, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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

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Kitchener to Detroit bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Windsor, ON station.

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Kitchener to Detroit train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Windsor station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kitchener to Detroit is 282 km. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Kitchener to Detroit.

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Air Canada offers flights from Toronto Airport to Windsor Airport.

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