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Peoria-Detroit Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Peoria to Detroit?

Lowest Price$67.00
Fastest Train14h 20m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Peoria to Detroit right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Peoria to Detroit?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Peoria to Detroit, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Peoria to Detroit?

In the last month, $67.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Peoria, IL to Detroit, MI. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Peoria to Detroit?

The distance between Peoria and Detroit is approximately 357 miles, or 574 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 14 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Peoria to Detroit are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Peoria at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 2:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Peoria to Detroit?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Detroit to Peoria.

Which train should you take from Peoria to Detroit?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Peoria, Illinois to Detroit, Michigan. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak314h 38m$67.00

Where is the train station in Peoria?

There are two stations in Peoria where you can board the train to Detroit:

  • City Link Transit Ctr - 407 SW Adams St
  • Bradley University Student Ctr - 915 Elmwood Ave

Where is the train station in Detroit?

Detroit has one train station:

  • 11 W Baltimore Ave

Price trends for trains from Peoria to Detroit

Monthly average prices

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