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There are 5 ways to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Champaign (CMI) to Detroit (DTW) CMI - DTW

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Bus via Dearborn Transit Center  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, IL - ISR to Union Station, Jackson & Canal Champaign to Chicago Area NORTH
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit 2550

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Train  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the train from Champaign-Urbana to Chicago Union Station Illini / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn Wolverine

Bus  •  12h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Champaign to Chicago "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Detroit "Greyhound"

Drive  •  6h 17m

  1. Drive from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn 376.7 miles

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn by walk and bus

The journey time between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and University of Michigan–Dearborn is around 25h 2m and covers a distance of around 455 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 14h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 24h 45m. Services are operated by CUMTD, Greyhound USA and DDot. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 42m
Layover time:
14h 19m
Total time:
25h 2m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
24h 45m
Journey distance:
455 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$58
Carbon emissions:
90 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
14:01
Last service departs at:
14:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn walk and bus schedules

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign → University of Michigan–Dearborn
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in University of Michigan–Dearborn is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in University of Michigan–Dearborn is recommended.

The social distance requirement in University of Michigan–Dearborn is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to fly which costs $190 - $650 and takes 5h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn. However, there are services departing from Champaign, IL - ISR and arriving at Dearborn Transit Center via Chicago and Woodward + Clifford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn. However, there are services departing from Champaign-Urbana and arriving at Dearborn via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 4m.

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The distance between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and University of Michigan–Dearborn is 303 miles. The road distance is 376.7 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn without a car is to train which takes 9h 4m and costs $70 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn, including transfers.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, depart from Champaign, IL - ISR station.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Champaign-Urbana station.

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The best way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to fly which takes 5h 3m and costs $190 - $650. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 9h 4m, you could also bus via Dearborn Transit Center, which costs $45 - $75 and takes 10h 31m.

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Map of how to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn.
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  • Distance: 302.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, IL, USA and University of Michigan–Dearborn, MI, USA?

American Airlines flies from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn via Champaign-Urbana, Chicago Union Station, and Dearborn in around 9h 4m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Champaign to Detroit via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Champaign to Detroit via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Champaign-Urbana to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Chicago Union Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Phone
+1 800-448-0572
Email
ticketsales@peoriacharter.com
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Champaign, IL - ISR to Union Station, Jackson & Canal
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Book at
peoriacharter.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Chicago to Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
flixbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Champaign to Chicago
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Chicago to Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $90

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There is no direct flight from Champaign Airport to Detroit Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 38m and has one stopover.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Detroit station.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dearborn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn is 377 miles. It takes approximately 6h 17m to drive from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Michigan–Dearborn.

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American Airlines offers flights from Champaign Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 198+ hotels available in University of Michigan–Dearborn. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to Champaign Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $19 - $24.

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