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There are 9 ways to get from Michigan to Branson by plane, taxi, car, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Grand Rapids to Springfield, taxi  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Springfield (SGF) GRR - SGF
  2. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

$371 - $1,457

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Little Rock, Ar
  3. Take the bus from Little Rock, AR to Branson / Hollister, MO 120

$135 - $292

7 alternative options

Fly Grand Rapids to Fayetteville, drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Fayetteville (XNA) GRR - XNA
  2. Drive from Fayetteville to Branson

$307 - $1,404

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Springfield, taxi  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Springfield (SGF) ORD - SGF
  3. Take a taxi from Springfield to Branson

$291 - $576

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Fayetteville, drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fayetteville (XNA) ORD - XNA
  3. Drive from Fayetteville to Branson

$230 - $541

Fly Detroit to Little Rock, bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Little Rock (LIT) DTW - LIT
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, AR to Branson / Hollister, MO

$317 - $1,388

Megabus, bus, taxi  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Downtown Detroit to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Springfield, Mo
  3. Take a taxi from Springfield, Mo to Branson

$158 - $274

Train, bus  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO 121

$178 - $408

Drive  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Branson 806.1 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Michigan to Branson is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Michigan to Branson is to fly and taxi which costs $370 - $1,500 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Michigan and Branson is 663 miles. The road distance is 806.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Michigan to Branson without a car is to Megabus and bus and taxi which takes 18 h 27 min and costs $150 - $280.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Michigan to Branson, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Grand Rapids Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 47 min and has one stopover.

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Branson is 1 h behind Michigan. It is currently 10:41 AM in Michigan and 9:41 AM in Branson.

Yes, the driving distance between Michigan to Branson is 806 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 7 min to drive from Michigan to Branson.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Grand Rapids Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 337+ hotels available in Branson. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Michigan to Branson.
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  • Distance: 663.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Michigan, USA and Branson, MO, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Branson via Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Little Rock, Ar, Little Rock, AR, and Branson / Hollister, MO in around 26 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
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 Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Detroit Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Kansas City Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once 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
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Little Rock, AR to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.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.

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 Chicago, Il to Springfield, Mo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Branson
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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