There are 8 ways to get from State College to Ann Arbor 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  •  3 h 7 min

  1. SCE - DTW

$151 - $778

Cheapest option

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  12 h 39 min

$68 - $151

6 alternative options

Fly to Lansing, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. SCE - LAN

$230 - $1,154

Bus, train  •  12 h 45 min

$84 - $198

Bus, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  14 h 4 min

Bus  •  15 h 33 min

$68 - $179

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. 391.5 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between State College, PA, USA and Ann Arbor, MI, USA?

Delta flies from State College to Ann Arbor 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from State College to Ann Arbor via North Atherton Place At Mcdonalds, State College, PA, Pittsburgh, PA, Pittsburgh, Pa, Cleveland, Oh, and Detroit, Mi in around 12 h 39 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from State College to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from State College to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from State College to Lansing via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
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
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Ann Arbor Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lansing, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
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 State College, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo, OH Amtrak to Detroit, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo, OH Amtrak to Ann Arbor, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from State College, PA to Pittsburgh, PA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between State College and Ann Arbor is 516 km. The road distance is 626 km.

The cheapest way to get from State College to Ann Arbor is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from State College to Ann Arbor is to fly which takes 3 h 7 min and costs $150 - $800.

No, there is no direct bus from State College to Ann Arbor. However, there are services departing from E. College Ave At S. Allen Street and arriving at Ann Arbor, Mi via State College, PA, Pittsburgh, Pa, Cleveland, Oh and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 39 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from State College to Ann Arbor, including transfers.