There are 10 ways to get from New York to Michigan by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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Fly Newark to Detroit  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Detroit (DTW) EWR - DTW

$128 - $429

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi 4427

$60 - $160

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Fly New York La Guardia to Detroit  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Detroit (DTW) LGA - DTW

$91 - $390

Fly New York JFK to Detroit  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Detroit (DTW) JFK - DTW

$133 - $679

Train to Newark, fly to Grand Rapids, line 6 bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Grand Rapids (GRR) EWR - GRR
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Ottawa and Fulton

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Grand Rapids, line 6 bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Grand Rapids (GRR) LGA - GRR
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Ottawa and Fulton

Train to White Plains, fly to Detroit  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Detroit (DTW) HPN - DTW

$148 - $591

Bus Wanda Coach  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights Nyc

$84

Train, bus  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi 1096 / ...

$114 - $312

Drive  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from New York to Detroit 618.5 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Michigan is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Michigan is to fly which costs $120 - $430 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Detroit, Mi. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between New York and Michigan is 585 miles. The road distance is 618.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Michigan without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 22 min and costs $84.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from New York to Michigan, including transfers.

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New York to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New York to Michigan is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $120 - $430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $84 and takes 11 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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New York to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Detroit, Mi station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Michigan.
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  • Distance: 585.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Michigan, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from New York to Livonia hourly. Alternatively, Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York to Detroit 5 times a week. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from White Plains to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from White Plains to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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 New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
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
The Rapid
Website
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Kentwood Station - Woodland to Ottawa and Fulton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
connect.ridetherapid.org
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Madison Heights
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
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.

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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
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Michigan is 618 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to drive from New York to Michigan.

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Air Canada, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Detroit Airport.

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Book your New York to Michigan bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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