There are 8 ways to get from Montreal to Detroit by plane, bus, train 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

Fly Montreal to Windsor  •  5 h 38 min

  1. YUL - YQG

$123 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus CA  •  11 h

  1. 3 stops / ...
  2. 5371 / ...

$63 - $119

6 alternative options

Fly Montreal to Detroit  •  5 h 22 min

  1. YUL - DTW

$179 - $573

Bus to Burlington, fly to Detroit  •  6 h 59 min

  1. BTV - DTW

$188 - $838

Train to Ottawa, fly to Detroit  •  7 h 32 min

  1. YOW - DTW

$228 - $644

Train  •  9 h 22 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. VIA Rail

$92 - $297

Bus via Ottawa, ON  •  14 h 53 min

$67 - $226

Drive  •  10 h 6 min

  1. 561.7 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Detroit, MI, USA?

Porter Airlines and Air Canada fly from Montreal to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Montreal to Detroit via Toronto in around 9 h 22 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Windsor via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Windsor via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Montreal to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Burlington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Burlington to Detroit via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $900
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Montreal to Windsor via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Burlington to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Burlington to Detroit via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Ottawa to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Burlington to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Montreal to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 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
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlington Arpt, Vt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Toronto, On to Windsor, On
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Megabus CA
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Montreal, PQ to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Toronto, ON to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$25 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and Detroit is 835 km. The road distance is 899 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Detroit is to bus which costs $80 - $160 and takes 11 h.

The quickest way to get from Montreal to Detroit is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $230 - $750.

No, there is no direct train from Montreal to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Montréal and arriving at Windsor via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 22 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Windsor, On via Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Montreal to Detroit, including transfers.