Bus from Chicago to Detroit

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Facts about the bus from Chicago to Detroit

Cheapest Bus$19.99
Fastest Bus6h 0m
Earliest Bus9:35 AM
Latest Bus9:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance237.3 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, Greyhound US, Barons Bus
Do you want to travel by bus from Chicago to Detroit?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Chicago and arriving in Detroit and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as FlixBus, Greyhound US or Barons Bus. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Chicago Detroit bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Chicago and Detroit which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Detroit, alternative destinations from Chicago, and the most popular airport shuttles from Detroit.

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Detroit

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No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    3:00 PM
    Chicago, IL - Canal & Van Buren
    Duration 6h 0m
    9:00 PM
    Detroit, MI - Bus Station
  • Greyhound US
    10:20 AM
    Duration 9h 0m
    7:20 PM
  • Greyhound US
    9:30 PM
    Duration 8h 30m
    6:00 AM
  • Greyhound US
    9:35 AM
    Duration 7h 50m
    5:25 PM

What are the cheapest buses from Chicago to Detroit you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Chicago to Detroit but are currently out of service.
  • Barons Bus
    7:30 AM
    Duration 8h 0m
    3:30 PM
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/28/2021

Bus Chicago to Detroit: Further Information

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In the search bar, we have already set Chicago as your place of departure and Detroit as your destination. We have also already set a default travel date. Generally, most people book 3-7 days in advance. If you want to check a specific date, simply select the corresponding day in the calendar to update your search.
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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Chicago to Detroit and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by FlixBus at $19.99, whereas the quickest connection takes 6h 0m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Chicago Detroit bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Chicago to Detroit!

Bus stops in Chicago and Detroit

Detroit - 5815 Vernor Hwy
Detroit  (USA)
Detroit, MI - Amtrak
W Baltimore Ave 78, 48202  Detroit  (USA)
Detroit, MI - Bus Station
Howard St 1001, 48226  Detroit  (USA)
Detroit, MI - Rosa Parks TC
Cass Ave 1310, 48226  Detroit  (USA)
Detroit, MI - VA Medical Center Blue Deck
East Canfield Street (between John R. and Brush St.) 225, 48207  Detroit  (USA)

FAQs about the bus route Chicago to Detroit

How much does a Chicago Detroit bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $19.99 and takes 6h 0m to reach Detroit. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Chicago to Detroit?

This route is offered by 3 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $19.99 and $40.00. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Detroit.

On average, how many connections are available from Chicago to Detroit each day?

Every day, the Chicago Detroit bus route is served by approximately 1 connection. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Chicago to Detroit take?

The fastest bus from Chicago to Detroit is offered by FlixBus and takes 6h 0m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $19.99. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Chicago to Detroit?

The earliest bus arriving in Detroit from Chicago starts at 9:35 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Chicago to Detroit?

The latest bus trip departing from Chicago for Detroit starts at 9:30 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Chicago Detroit route?

When traveling by bus from Chicago to Detroit, passengers can travel with FlixBus, Greyhound US and Barons Bus. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Chicago to Detroit?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Chicago to Detroit, CheckMyBus currently compares 6 direct bus connections with the following companies: FlixBus, Greyhound US and Barons Bus

What can I take with me on the Chicago to Detroit bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Chicago Detroit bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Chicago Detroit bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Chicago to Detroit on your planned travel date.

Compare Chicago and Detroit

A cab ride in Chicago is 25% more expensive than in Detroit.
A bus fare in Chicago is 12% more expensive than in Detroit.
A large beer in Chicago is 20% more expensive than in Detroit.
A bottle of water in Chicago is 10% cheaper than in Detroit.
A meal in Chicago is 10% cheaper than in Detroit.

Bus routes from Chicago and Detroit

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