There are 8 ways to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Detroit  •  3h 7m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Detroit (DTW) MEM - DTW

$154 - $732

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Bus, train  •  18h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak Station Wolverine

$77 - $132

6 alternative options

Fly to Windsor  •  7h 37m

  1. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Windsor (YQG) MEM - YQG

$203 - $1,222

Fly to Flint, bus  •  7h 8m

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

$248 - $985

Bus, train via St. Louis  •  19h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to St. Louis
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak Station

$110 - $162

Bus via Indianapolis  •  20h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Indianapolis, IN Memphis
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI Cincinnati / ...

$142 - $227

Bus  •  20h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Jackson, TN Memphis
  2. Take the bus from Jackson, Tn to Detroit, Mi 1502

$95 - $132

Drive  •  12h 23m

  1. Drive from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit 746.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit is to fly which costs $150 - $750 and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Memphis International Airport and arriving at Detroit, MI via Memphis, TN and Indianapolis, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 22m.

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The distance between Memphis Airport (MEM) and Detroit is 630 miles. The road distance is 746.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit without a car is to bus and train which takes 18h 38m and costs $75 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3h 7m to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit, including transfers.

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Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Memphis, TN station.

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The best way to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit is to fly which takes 3h 7m and costs $150 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus via Indianapolis, which costs $140 - $230 and takes 20h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Memphis Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 53m.

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Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at Detroit, MI station.

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Map of how to get from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit.
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  • Distance: 630.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Memphis Airport (MEM), USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit via Airways Transit Center, Memphis, TN, and Indianapolis, IN in around 20h 22m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Detroit via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Memphis to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Detroit via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Memphis to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Windsor via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,800
Flights from Memphis to Windsor via Newark, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Memphis to Windsor via Newark, Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Windsor via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Memphis to Flint via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Memphis to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint, MI to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Jackson, TN
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Book at
hoosierride.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 Jackson, Tn to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $100
Flexible
$100 - $160

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Detroit is 1h ahead of Memphis Airport (MEM). It is currently 1:32 PM in Memphis Airport (MEM) and 2:32 PM in Detroit.

Yes, the driving distance between Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit is 747 miles. It takes approximately 12h 23m to drive from Memphis Airport (MEM) to Detroit.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Memphis Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 167+ hotels available in Detroit. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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