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Journey Information

New York to Detroit bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€62.04
Shortest Duration14h 5m
Trips per day5
Bus lines1
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Detroit
4.2
Based on 9 reviews

Based on 9 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 25 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.8
Staff
3.3
Value
3.5
Condition
3.8
Peyton
4.0
23 September 2019Solo travel
Cons
Charging outlets weren’t functional
Shane
4.0
17 September 2019Visiting friends
Cons
Information about waiting times in ohio up front
Avalarea
4.0
7 June 2019Visiting family
Pros
I Enjoy My Time
Cons
Too Many Rest Stop Breaks And Not Long Enough . Two Or Three Long Rest Stop Breaks Would Be Better Than Too Many Short Ones .

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from New York to Detroit?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €62.04 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Detroit. Buses from Detroit to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €62.04 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 22 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €42.05 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 15 hours and 33 minutes to cover the 773 kilometers (481 miles) from New York to Detroit. However, the fastest bus only takes 14 hours and 5 minutes. 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?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Detroit. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 15:00 and the last bus leaves at 17:00. To see the times for all buses from New York to Detroit, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Detroit every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 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 New York to Detroit; ticket prices start at €88.50.

What bus companies travel from New York to Detroit?

There is one bus company that operates from New York to Detroit. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound515h 33m€88.34

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

New York, New York has two bus stations with service to Detroit, Michigan:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Where does the bus arrive in Detroit?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Detroit, Michigan:

  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave

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