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Boston to Detroit train - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$99.00
Shortest Duration18h 0m
Trips per day6
train carriers1
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How to book cheap Boston to Detroit train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Boston to Detroit is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Boston to Detroit were US$111.97. By booking 0 days out, tickets are on average US$0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Boston to Detroit?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Detroit by train is at 12:00 on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 on Wednesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak from Boston to Detroit has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Boston to Detroit, with an average of 6 trips per day and 120 monthly trips. One train carrier currently travels from Boston to Detroit. Of the 6 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Coach from Boston to Detroit starts at US$102.00.

1 carriers offer Boston to Detroit train trips


Book Amtrak from Boston to Detroit from US$99.00. There are 6 Amtrak schedules from Boston to Detroit and you can expect on average to pay US$120.81 for a Amtrak ticket to Detroit. In Boston, Amtrak departs to Detroit from South Station and 1 other station. In Detroit, Amtrak arrives at 11 W Baltimore Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Boston to Detroit takes 22 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Detroit in 18 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay US$128.43 for a weekend getaway to Detroit.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Boston. Most train trips to Detroit will depart from South Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
Train trips arrive in Detroit at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. 11 W Baltimore Ave are the main train stations in Detroit for trips arriving from Boston.
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave