There are 10 ways to get from Queens to Detroit by plane, subway, 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 New York La Guardia  •  4 h 31 min

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

$77 - $372

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  16 h

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

$63 - $166

8 alternative options

Fly from New York JFK  •  4 h 31 min

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

$115 - $655

Subway to Newark, fly  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the subway from 104 St to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Detroit (DTW) EWR - DTW

$112 - $412

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Detroit (DTW) PHL - DTW

$128 - $485

Subway, train to White Plains, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the subway from 104 St to Fulton St
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  3. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Detroit (DTW) HPN - DTW

$139 - $579

Bus Wanda Coach  •  13 h 8 min

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

$90

Train, bus  •  16 h 53 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 / ...

$116 - $323

Train  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Aldershot VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to Windsor VIA Rail

$109 - $366

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Queens to Detroit 628.8 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Queens to Detroit is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 32 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Queens to Detroit is to fly which costs $75 - $380 and takes 4 h 31 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Queens to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Cross Bay Bl /Rockaway Bl and arriving at Detroit, Mi via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Queens to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Jamaica and arriving at Windsor via New York and Aldershot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 58 min.

More details

The distance between Queens and Detroit is 493 miles. The road distance is 628.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Queens to Detroit without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 8 min and costs $90.

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to get from Queens to Detroit, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

Queens to Detroit train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from New York station.

More details

The best way to get from Queens to Detroit is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs $75 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 and takes 13 h 8 min, you could also train, which costs $100 - $370 and takes 16 h 58 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

Search flights

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

More details

Map of how to get from Queens to Detroit.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 492.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 31 min

What companies run services between Queens, NY, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 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
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 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 New York JFK to Detroit via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from White Plains to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
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 New York JFK to Detroit via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
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 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 Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $750
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
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $470
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
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $240
Business
$170 - $240
Business Plus/Sleeper
$310 - $430
Train from Aldershot to Windsor
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$80 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $210
Bus operators
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.

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
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

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Where to next?