There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo to Detroit by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to London VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from London to Windsor VIA Rail

$53 - $157

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Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kitchener St Charles St W, ON to London, ON 5521
  2. Take the bus from London, On to Windsor, On 5515 / ...

$29 - $70

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to London VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi 5515 / ...

$42 - $112

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo to Detroit 183.1 miles

$24 - $35

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Windsor (YQG) YTZ - YQG

$109 - $368

Train to Toronto, fly  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kitchener to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Windsor (YQG) YYZ - YQG

$115 - $435

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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo to Detroit is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo to Detroit is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Kitchener St Charles St W, ON and arriving at Windsor, On via London, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo to Detroit. However, there are services departing from Kitchener and arriving at Windsor via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Waterloo and Detroit is 242 km. The road distance is 293 km.

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The best way to get from Waterloo to Detroit without a car is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs $65 - $210.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Waterloo to Detroit, including transfers.

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Waterloo to Detroit bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Kitchener St Charles St W, ON station.

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  • Distance: 151 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Waterloo, ON, Canada and Detroit, MI, USA?

You can take a train from Waterloo to Detroit via London in around 3 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Waterloo to Detroit via London, ON and London, On in around 4 h 26 min.

Airlines
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Kitchener to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Train from London to Windsor
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Kitchener to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Kitchener St Charles St W, ON to London, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
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 London, On to Windsor, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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