The distance between Alton to Detroit is 443.54 miles or 713.63 km. A train trip from Alton to Detroit typically takes 12 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 11 hours and 6 minutes to get from Alton to Detroit.
Going from Alton to Detroit by train takes over 12 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Sunday trains from Alton to Detroit are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Alton to Detroit start from $68.00, and on average cost $91.00. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Detroit. Amtrak in Alton leaves from Multi-Modal Transportation Center, And in Detroit trains arrive at 11 W Baltimore Ave,
From Alton to Detroit train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 6 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $93.50 for a one-way train ticket to Detroit.