There are 6 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Detroit by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi 1096 / ...

$60 - $146

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Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Detroit, Mi 4411 / ...

$35 - $90

4 alternative options

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh 4407 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi 4431 / ...

$42 - $100

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Detroit 287.2 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Detroit  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Detroit (DTW) PIT - DTW

$145 - $385

Fly to Windsor  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Windsor (YQG) PIT - YQG

$159 - $1,509

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Detroit, Mi. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Detroit is 206 miles. The road distance is 287.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Detroit without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Pittsburgh to Detroit, including transfers.

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Pittsburgh to Detroit bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Pittsburgh, Pa station.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Detroit is to bus which takes 6 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Pittsburgh Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Pittsburgh to Detroit bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Detroit, Mi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsburgh to Detroit is 287 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to drive from Pittsburgh to Detroit.

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Air Canada and Delta offer flights from Pittsburgh Airport to Detroit Airport.

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  • Distance: 206.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Detroit via Cleveland, Oh in around 6 h 39 min. Alternatively, Delta and Air Canada fly from Pittsburgh to Detroit every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Pittsburgh to Windsor via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Pittsburgh to Windsor via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,700
Flights from Pittsburgh to Windsor via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
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 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 Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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There are 139+ hotels available in Detroit. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Pittsburgh Airport is to bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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