Cheap train tickets from Cleveland to Detroit


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Lowest Price$41.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Cleveland to Detroit?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Cleveland 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 Cleveland to Detroit was $56.60. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $46.00 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 Cleveland to Detroit?

The distance between Cleveland and Detroit is approximately 90.23 miles, or 145.18 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 8 hours and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 50 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 Cleveland to Detroit?

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

What train companies travel from Cleveland to Detroit?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Detroit. One train carrier operates regular service on the Cleveland to Detroit route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Cleveland to Detroit, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Cleveland 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 Cleveland to Detroit, which start at $13.00.

One train company connects Cleveland to Detroit


Amtrak train tickets from Cleveland to Detroit start from $41.00, and on average cost $71.90. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Detroit. Amtrak in Cleveland leaves from 200 Cleveland Mem Shrwy, And in Detroit trains arrive at 11 W Baltimore Ave,

From Cleveland to Detroit train travel on Amtrak takes 8 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 50 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $77.55 for a one-way train ticket to Detroit.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Cleveland on their way to Detroit:
  • 200 Cleveland Mem Shrwy
There is one train station where trains from Cleveland arrive in Detroit:
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave