Travel alerts & Trip Protection
Learn more ›

Cheap train tickets from Syracuse, NY to Detroit


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Syracuse, NY to Detroit?

Lowest Price$62.00
Fastest Train9h 43m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
Lowest PricesWe work directly with hundreds of carriers to find the best available fares.
No Wanderu FeesWe never add any extra fees. We just make it easy to book your travels.
Best Travel OptionsWe help you find & compare the best buses, trains and flights in one place.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Syracuse, NY to Detroit?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Syracuse to Detroit is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Syracuse to Detroit was $87.18. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $20.24 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Syracuse, NY to Detroit?

The distance between Syracuse and Detroit is approximately 353.92 miles, or 569.43 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 13 hours and 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 43 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Syracuse to Detroit?

On Thursday trains from Syracuse 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Syracuse to Detroit?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Detroit. One train carrier operates regular service on the Syracuse to Detroit route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Syracuse to Detroit, usually offering 3.814 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Syracuse to Detroit, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Syracuse, NY to Detroit, which start at $71.00.

One train company connects Syracuse to Detroit


Amtrak train tickets from Syracuse to Detroit start from $62.00, and on average cost $91.30. Daily there are 3.813559 Amtrak schedules to Detroit. Amtrak in Syracuse leaves from Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir and one other station. And in Detroit trains arrive at 11 W Baltimore Ave,

From Syracuse to Detroit train travel on Amtrak takes 13 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3.375 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $98.96 for a one-way train ticket to Detroit.

Avg. Time
13h 47m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Syracuse with trains to Detroit. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir
  • Syracuse Hancock Intl Apt
There is one train station where trains from Syracuse arrive in Detroit:
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave

Book buses, trains & flights on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

Available on iOS & Android