There are 5 ways to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Washington Dulles  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Detroit (DTW) IAD - DTW

$90 - $350

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Bus  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Detroit, Mi 4411 / ...

$74 - $178

3 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Detroit (DTW) DCA - DTW

$100 - $360

Train, bus  •  18 h 4 min

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

$104 - $273

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) 507.6 miles

$45 - $75

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The distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) and Detroit Airport (DTW) is 385 miles. The road distance is 507.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Detroit (DTW), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) is to fly which takes 1 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) is 508 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to drive from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW).

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Detroit Airport (DTW). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW).
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  • Distance: 385.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), USA and Detroit Airport (DTW), USA?

United Airlines and Delta fly from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to Detroit Airport (DTW) hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 16 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
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 Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Dulles Airport Main Terminal & Arrivals/Door to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
wmata.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 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 Washington, Dc to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160

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