There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Detroit by subway, 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

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Detroit (DTW) LGA - DTW

$77 - $372

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi 4427

$60 - $160

8 alternative options

Subway to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Detroit (DTW) JFK - DTW

$117 - $660

Fly from Newark  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Detroit (DTW) EWR - DTW

$112 - $412

Train to White Plains, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Detroit (DTW) HPN - DTW

$133 - $572

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Detroit (DTW) PHL - DTW

$128 - $483

Bus Wanda Coach  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights Nyc

$87

Train, bus  •  16 h 41 min

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

$115 - $320

Train  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Aldershot VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to Windsor VIA Rail

$108 - $363

Drive  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Detroit 626.4 miles

$60 - $90

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

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Manhattan to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from Manhattan to Detroit 5 times a week. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from White Plains to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from White Plains to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Flights from White Plains to Detroit via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to White Plains
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $12
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $250
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $440
Train from Aldershot to Windsor
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
Economy Plus
$85 - $120
Business
$80 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manhattan to Detroit?

The distance between Manhattan and Detroit is 774 km. The road distance is 1002 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Detroit is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 18 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Detroit is to subway and fly which takes 4 h 33 min and costs $75 - $380.

Is there a direct bus between Manhattan and Detroit?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Detroit, Mi. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Manhattan to Detroit, including transfers.