There are 8 ways to get from Wisconsin to Michigan by plane, taxi, 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 from Green Bay  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Green Bay (GRB) to Detroit (DTW) GRB - DTW

$161 - $749

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il 4727 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi 5508 / ...

$45 - $114

6 alternative options

Fly from Appleton  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Appleton (ATW) to Detroit (DTW) ATW - DTW

$195 - $942

Fly from Milwaukee, taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Detroit (DTW) MKE - DTW
  2. Take a taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia

$198 - $452

Line 02 bus to Madison, fly, taxi  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 02 bus from W Johnson & N Lake to North Transfer Point
  2. Fly from Madison (MSN) to Detroit (DTW) MSN - DTW
  3. Take a taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia

$140 - $724

Train  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station Hiawatha Service
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Detroit Amtrak Wolverine

$77 - $157

Bus, Megabus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Downtown Detroit

$52 - $82

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Detroit 374.2 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wisconsin to Michigan is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wisconsin to Michigan is to fly which costs $160 - $750 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wisconsin to Michigan. However, there are services departing from Milwaukee, Wi and arriving at Detroit, Mi via Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

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The distance between Wisconsin and Michigan is 256 miles. The road distance is 374.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Wisconsin to Michigan without a car is to train which takes 7 h 53 min and costs $75 - $160.

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Wisconsin to Michigan, including transfers.

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Wisconsin to Michigan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Milwaukee, Wi station.

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The best way to get from Wisconsin to Michigan is to fly which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $160 - $750. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $160 and takes 7 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs $45 - $120 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Wisconsin to Michigan.
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  • Distance: 256.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Wisconsin, USA and Michigan, USA?

Delta flies from Green Bay to Livonia 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Milwaukee to Detroit via Chicago Union Station, Detroit Amtrak, and Woodward @ Baltimore Sb in around 7 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Green Bay to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Appleton to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Milwaukee to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Madison to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Madison to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Appleton to Detroit via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25
Train from Chicago Union Station 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
Metro Transit-City of Madison
Website
cityofmadison.com
Bus from W Johnson & N Lake to North Transfer Point
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cityofmadison.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Coach USA
Other operators
Taxi from Michigan & Middlebelt to Livonia
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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