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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Kalamazoo to Detroit?

Lowest Price$26.00
Fastest Train3h 24m
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Kalamazoo-Detroit Train Schedule

Price trends for trains from Kalamazoo to Detroit

Average prices by travel date

$90$60$30AugAug

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Kalamazoo, MI to Detroit, MI
4.5
Based on 4 reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
2.0
Condition
4.0
Alan
3.0
July 26, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Train broke down and I arrived 3 hours late. Very frustrating. I debated on going bus or train. Maybe bus next time.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Kalamazoo 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.

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

In the last month, $26.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Kalamazoo, MI to Detroit, MI. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $7.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Kalamazoo to Detroit?

The distance between Kalamazoo and Detroit is approximately 130 miles, or 209 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 24 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 Kalamazoo to Detroit are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Kalamazoo at 4:00pm and arrives in Detroit around 3 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Kalamazoo to Detroit?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Detroit with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Detroit to Kalamazoo. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Kalamazoo to Detroit for $14.00.

Which train should you take from Kalamazoo to Detroit?

Amtrak Wolverine is the one and only train line which connects Kalamazoo, Michigan to Detroit, Michigan. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Wolverine13h 24m$29.69

Where is the train station in Kalamazoo?

There is one train station in Kalamazoo:

  • 459 N Burdick St

Where is the train station in Detroit?

Detroit has one train station:

  • 11 W Baltimore Ave

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