There are 10 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.

Recommended option

Fly Grand Rapids to Springfield, taxi  •  6 h 51 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 via Kansas City, MO  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO 121

$135 - $287

8 alternative options

Fly Grand Rapids to Fayetteville, drive  •  8 h 31 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 33 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak 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 Branson  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Branson (BKG) ORD - BKG

$262 - $772

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Fayetteville, drive  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak 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 Grand Rapids to Branson  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Branson (BKG) GRR - BKG

$295 - $1,208

Train, bus  •  20 h 40 min

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

$178 - $408

Bus  •  29 h 52 min

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

$152 - $335

Drive  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Branson 806.1 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

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 which costs $290 - $1,300 and takes 6 h 48 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 train and bus which takes 20 h 40 min and costs $170 - $410.

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Michigan to Branson, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Michigan to Branson is to fly which takes 6 h 48 min and costs $290 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $290 and takes 24 h 45 min.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Grand Rapids Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Branson is 1 h behind Michigan. It is currently 9:05 AM in Michigan and 8:05 AM in Branson.

Map of how to get from Michigan to Branson.
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  • Distance: 663.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 51 min

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

United Airlines, Silver Airways and four other airlines fly from Grand Rapids to Branson 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Detroit to Branson via Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Kansas City, Mo, Kansas City, MO, and Branson / Hollister, MO in around 24 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 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 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Branson
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Grand Rapids to Branson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Grand Rapids to Branson via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Branson via Atlanta, New Orleans
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Branson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Branson via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Branson via Chicago Midway, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Springfield via Phoenix esa Gateway
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,300
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Grand Rapids Amtrak 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 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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 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
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Little Rock, AR to Branson / Hollister, MO
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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 Detroit, Mi to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Branson
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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