There are 8 ways to get from Newark to Detroit by plane, train, bus 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 from Newark  •  4 h 20 min

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

$97 - $394

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Detroit, Mi 4427

$60 - $160

6 alternative options

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Detroit (DTW) LGA - DTW

$126 - $503

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Detroit (DTW) JFK - DTW

$167 - $792

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Detroit (DTW) PHL - DTW

$123 - $462

Train, bus  •  16 h 48 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 / ...

$161 - $446

Train  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Aldershot VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to Windsor VIA Rail

$106 - $360

Drive  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Detroit 608.5 miles

$55 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Detroit is to drive which costs $55 - $90 and takes 10 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Detroit is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs $95 - $400.

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The distance between Newark and Detroit is 759 km. The road distance is 974 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Newark to Detroit, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Detroit, Mi. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Newark to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Detroit every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 13 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $95
Economy
$110 - $160
Economy Plus
$160 - $230
Business
$170 - $240
Business Plus/Sleeper
$300 - $420
Train from Aldershot to Windsor
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $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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