There are 6 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Detroit by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly to Detroit  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Detroit (DTW) SLC - DTW

$155 - $537

5 alternative options

Fly to Toledo, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Toledo (TOL) SLC - TOL
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi

$238 - $279

Fly to Lansing, bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Lansing (LAN) SLC - LAN
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi

$179 - $296

Train  •  40 h 24 min

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

$253 - $725

Bus  •  46 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Ann Arbor, MI
  4. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi

$224 - $407

Drive  •  25 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Detroit 1672 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Detroit is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Detroit is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Detroit is 1497 miles. The road distance is 1672 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Salt Lake City to Detroit, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Denver, CO, Indianapolis, IN and Ann Arbor, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salt Lake City to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak and arriving at Detroit Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Detroit, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Salt Lake City to Detroit hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 40 h 24 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Omaha
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Denver, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Denver, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Las Vegas, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $490
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to Toledo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $420
Flights from Salt Lake City to Toledo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $420
Flights from Salt Lake City to Toledo via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $420
Flights from Salt Lake City to Toledo via Phoenix, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $420
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $550
Flights from Salt Lake City to Lansing via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to Detroit via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
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 Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
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