There are 6 ways to get from Omaha 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 to Detroit  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Detroit (DTW) OMA - DTW

$144 - $754

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Chicago, IL 1205 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit

$88 - $137

4 alternative options

Fly to Toledo, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Toledo (TOL) OMA - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi

$238 - $974

Bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Chicago, IL 1205 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi 5508 / ...

$92 - $180

Train  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak Wolverine

$126 - $334

Drive  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Omaha to Detroit 736.7 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Omaha to Detroit is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Omaha to Detroit is to fly which costs $140 - $800 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Omaha and Detroit is 672 miles. The road distance is 736.7 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Omaha to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Omaha, NE and arriving at Downtown Detroit via Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Omaha to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Omaha Amtrak and arriving at Detroit Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Omaha, NE, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Omaha to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Omaha to Detroit via Chicago, IL and Chicago in around 15 h 12 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Toledo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Omaha to Toledo via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Toledo via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Detroit via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Detroit via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
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