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Detroit to Cincinnati bus - cost & duration
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Detroit-Cincinnati Bus Schedule
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Detroit to Cincinnati right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Detroit to Cincinnati?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $55.85 was the low point for bus fares from Detroit to Cincinnati. Buses from Cincinnati to Detroit are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $55.85 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $20.29 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 7 hours and 51 minutes to cover the 236 miles (380 kilometers) from Detroit, MI to Cincinnati, OH. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Cincinnati, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Detroit?
The first bus leaves at 6:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Detroit to Cincinnati, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Detroit to Cincinnati every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 4 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Detroit to Cincinnati; ticket prices start at $98.41.
What bus companies travel from Detroit to Cincinnati?
There are 3 bus lines from Detroit, Michigan to Cincinnati, Ohio. With 5 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
Where does the bus leave from in Detroit?
Buses to Cincinnati leave from multiple locations in Detroit, Michigan. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:
- Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St
- 11 W Baltimore Ave
- 1938 Campbell St
Where does the bus arrive in Cincinnati?
Buses arrive in Cincinnati at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Cincinnati, Ohio:
- Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave
- Univ of Cinc - 2815 Commons Way
- Las Delicias
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