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Champaign to Detroit bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$60.00
Shortest Duration9h 0m
Trips per day4
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Champaign to Detroit

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Champaign to Detroit is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Champaign to Detroit were $70.25. By booking 9 days out, tickets are on average $30.85 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Champaign to Detroit?

The distance between Champaign and Detroit is approximately 310.55 miles, or 499.65 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 11 hours and 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours,

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 Champaign to Detroit?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Champaign to Detroit by bus is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Saturday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Champaign to Detroit has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Champaign to Detroit, with an average of 4 trips per day and 79 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Champaign to Detroit. Of the 4 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Champaign to Detroit starts at $46.00.

1 carriers offer Champaign to Detroit bus trips


Book Greyhound from Champaign to Detroit from $60.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Champaign to Detroit and you can expect on average to pay $88.73 for a Greyhound ticket to Detroit. In Champaign, Greyhound departs to Detroit from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave, In Detroit, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Champaign to Detroit takes 11 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Detroit in 9 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $92.76 for a weekend trip to Detroit.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Champaign. Most bus trips to Detroit will depart from:
  • Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave
Bus trips 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 Champaign:
  • Bus Terminal - 1001 Howard St
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave