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St Louis to Detroit bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$73.04
Fastest time11h 20m
Trips per day7
bus carriers1
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How much does a bus ticket from St Louis to Detroit cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from St Louis to Detroit were $95.31.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from St Louis to Detroit is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 15 days out, tickets are on average $43.27 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from St Louis to Detroit?

The distance between St Louis and Detroit is approximately 454.82 miles, or 731.77 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 13 hours and 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from St Louis to Detroit?

The busiest time of the week for travel from St Louis to Detroit by bus is on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Wednesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from St Louis to Detroit?

On average there are 7 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from St Louis to Detroit, with an average of 7 trips per day and 106 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from St Louis to Detroit. Of the 7 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from St Louis to Detroit start at $75.70.

1 carriers offer St Louis to Detroit bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from St Louis to Detroit from $73.04. There are 7 Greyhound schedules from St Louis to Detroit and you can expect on average to pay $109.35 for a Greyhound ticket to Detroit. In St Louis, Greyhound departs to Detroit from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and no other station. In Detroit, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from St Louis to Detroit takes 13 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Detroit in 11 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $121.56 for a weekend getaway trip to Detroit.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
13h 46m
Avg. Price
$109.35

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Buses to Detroit depart from one main station in St Louis:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
Buses arrive in Detroit at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Detroit for trips arriving from St Louis:
  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave