There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to Detroit by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly Manhattan to Detroit  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Detroit (DTW) MHK - DTW

$261 - $1,136

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Shuttle, bus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Detroit, Mi

$136 - $279

6 alternative options

Fly Manhattan to Toledo, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Toledo (TOL) MHK - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi

$356 - $1,506

Fly Manhattan to Lansing, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Lansing (LAN) MHK - LAN
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi

$376 - $1,671

Shuttle to Kansas City, fly to Detroit  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Kansas City International Airport, MO
  2. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Detroit (DTW) MCI - DTW

$186 - $474

Fly Manhattan to Flint, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Flint (FNT) MHK - FNT
  2. Take the bus from Flint to Detroit, MI

$324 - $1,356

Shuttle, bus, train  •  17 h 33 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak

$181 - $407

Drive  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Detroit 914.5 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Detroit is 744 miles. The road distance is 914.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Detroit without a car is to shuttle and bus and train which takes 17 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Manhattan to Detroit, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manhattan Airport to Detroit Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Detroit is 1 h ahead of Manhattan. It is currently 6:00 PM in Manhattan and 7:00 PM in Detroit.

Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Detroit is 914 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 57 min to drive from Manhattan to Detroit.

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American Airlines offers flights from Manhattan Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 139+ hotels available in Detroit. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Manhattan Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Detroit.
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  • Distance: 743.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, KS, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

American Airlines flies from Manhattan to Detroit every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manhattan to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Manhattan to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Manhattan to Toledo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Manhattan to Toledo via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Manhattan to Toledo via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Manhattan to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Manhattan to Lansing via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Manhattan to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Detroit via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Kansas City to Detroit via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Manhattan to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Kansas City to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
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 Kansas City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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 Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Topeka, Ks to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Kansas City International Airport, MO
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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