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Journey Information

Detroit to Philadelphia coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£67.77
Shortest Duration16h 5m
Trips per day1
Coach lines1
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Price trends for coaches from Detroit to Philadelphia

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a coach ticket from Detroit to Philadelphia?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £67.77 was the low point for coach fares from Detroit to Philadelphia. Coaches from Philadelphia to Detroit are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £67.77 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 coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save £75.75 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 17 hours and 8 minutes to cover the 442 miles (711 kilometers) from Detroit to Philadelphia. However, the fastest coach only takes 16 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Detroit?

There is usually only one coach per day from Detroit to Philadelphia. It leaves the station in Detroit at 21:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coaches are there each day?

There is usually only one coach per day from Detroit to Philadelphia. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Detroit to Philadelphia; ticket prices start at £82.13.

What coach companies travel from Detroit to Philadelphia?

There is one coach company that operates from Detroit to Philadelphia. Greyhound is the only company to provide coach transportation at the moment. It only operates one coach trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound117h 8m£88.50

Where does the coach leave from in Detroit?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Detroit, Michigan:

  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St

Where does the coach arrive in Philadelphia?

All coaches from Detroit arrive at one main station in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:

  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Filbert St

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