There are 10 ways to get from Michigan to Canada by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto VIA Rail

$43 - $134

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Yorkdale 5508

$31 - $66

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Windsor, On to London, On 5508 / ...
  2. Take the train from London to Toronto VIA Rail

$50 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Toronto 231.1 miles

$30 - $45

Fly Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) YQG - YTZ

$84 - $299

Drive to Sarnia, fly to Toronto  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Clinton Township to Sarnia
  2. Fly from Sarnia (YZR) to Toronto (YYZ) YZR - YYZ

$131 - $201

Fly Windsor to Toronto  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Toronto (YYZ) YQG - YYZ

$91 - $368

Fly Windsor to Montreal  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Windsor (YQG) to Montreal (YUL) YQG - YUL

$126 - $330

Taxi to Detroit, fly to Toronto  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Livonia to Michigan & Middlebelt
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Toronto (YYZ) DTW - YYZ

$162 - $482

Fly Detroit to Ottawa  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Ottawa (YOW) DTW - YOW

$213 - $576

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Michigan to Canada is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Michigan to Canada is to drive and fly which costs $130 - $210 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Michigan and Canada is 1548 miles. The road distance is 231.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Michigan to Canada, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Michigan to Canada.
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  • Distance: 1547.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

What companies run services between Michigan, USA and Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Detroit to Toronto hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Canada operates a bus from Detroit to Toronto once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sarnia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $350
Flights from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Windsor to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Windsor to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Windsor to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Windsor to Montreal via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Ottawa via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from London to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Windsor, On to London, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Detroit, MI to Yorkdale
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$24 - $35
Online Fare
$30 - $50
Standard Fare
$40 - $60
Refundable
$45 - $70
Other operators
Taxi from Livonia to Michigan & Middlebelt
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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