Cheap Erie to Detroit  train tickets


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Lowest Price$51.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Erie to Detroit ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Erie 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 Erie to Detroit was $64.67. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $25.67 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 journey from Erie to Detroit ? How far is Erie to Detroit ?

The distance between Erie to Detroit is 152.19 miles or 244.87 km. A train trip from Erie to Detroit typically takes 9 hours and 30 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 5 hours and 41 minutes to get from Erie to Detroit.

Going from Erie to Detroit by train takes over 9 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 Friday trains from Erie 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 has the most connections between Erie to Detroit

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Detroit. One train carrier operates regular service on the Erie to Detroit route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Erie to Detroit, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Erie 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 Erie to Detroit, which start at $49.00.

One train carrier connects Erie to Detroit


Amtrak train tickets from Erie to Detroit start from $51.00, and on average cost $75.79. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Detroit. Amtrak in Erie leaves from 125 W 14th St, And in Detroit trains arrive at 11 W Baltimore Ave,

From Erie to Detroit train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Detroit faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 41 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $90.00 for a one-way train ticket to Detroit.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Erie on their way to Detroit. The busiest departure station in Erie serving this route is 125 W 14th St.
  • 125 W 14th St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Detroit from Erie., The busiest departure station in Erie serving this route is 11 W Baltimore Ave.
  • 11 W Baltimore Ave