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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Bay City 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.

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Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  9h 13m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Detroit (DTW) LGA - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City

$98 - $400

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  18h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi 4427
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City 1492 Detroit to Bay City

$85 - $115

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Fly from Newark, bus  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Detroit (DTW) EWR - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City

$135 - $437

Fly from New York JFK, bus  •  9h 24m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Detroit (DTW) JFK - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City

$142 - $691

Fly from White Plains, bus  •  10h 42m

  1. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Detroit (DTW) HPN - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City

$155 - $601

Bus Wanda Coach  •  15h 9m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights Nyc
  2. Take the bus from Pontiac Amtrak to Bay City 1492 Detroit to Bay City

$99 - $105

Train, bus  •  20h 35m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City

$133 - $328

Drive  •  11h 51m

  1. Drive from New York to Bay City 717.4 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Bay City is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Bay City is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $440 and takes 9h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Bay City. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 3 Allen St and arriving at Bay City via John R @ Madison Place, Woodward & State Fairgrounds Pickup and Pontiac Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 9m.

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The distance between New York and Bay City is 547 miles. The road distance is 717.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Bay City without a car is to bus which takes 15h 9m and costs $95 - $105.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from New York to Bay City, including transfers.

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New York to Bay City bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, depart from New York, NY - 3 Allen St station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 1m.

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New York to Bay City bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Bay City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Bay City is 717 miles. It takes approximately 11h 51m to drive from New York to Bay City.

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Map of how to get from New York to Bay City.
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  • Distance: 546.6 miles
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Bay City, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to Bay City via Madison Heights, John R @ Madison Place, State Fair Transit Center, Woodward & State Fairgrounds Pickup, Phoenix Center, and Pontiac Amtrak in around 15h 9m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Rochester
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from White Plains to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from White Plains to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
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 New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Bay City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Pontiac Amtrak to Bay City
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $150
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Bay City. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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