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New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train

The journey from New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train is 481.07 mi and takes 38 hrs 53 mins. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 00:11 and the last at 21:15. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train for as little as £158.92 or as much as £369.70. The best price for this journey is £158.92.

Lowest Price£158.92
Journey Duration38 hrs 53 mins
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price£158.92
Highest Price£369.70
First Departure00:11
Last Departure21:15
Distance481.07 mi
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalDetroit, MI
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to Detroit, MI Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, 17 Apr 2024

Your journey from New York, NY to Detroit, MI with Virail

Planning to travel from New York, NY to Detroit, MI? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from New York, NY to Detroit, MI?

Prices will vary when you travel from New York, NY to Detroit, MI. On average, though, you'll pay about £218.09 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £158.92, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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On average, you can expect to spend around £218.09 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from New York, NY to Detroit, MI.

How much time will it take to go from New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train?

The distance between New York, NY and Detroit, MI is approximately 481.07 mi. In general, it will take you about 38 hrs 53 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between New York, NY and Detroit, MI runs for about 481.07 mi and usually takes approximately 38 hrs 53 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 29 hrs 0 mins. If you are trying to get from New York, NY to Detroit, MI as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

Which stations can I use on the New York, NY to Detroit, MI route?

You can depart from New York, NY at stations such as Newark Liberty Airport Station,LaGuardia Airport (LGA),New York Port Authority,New York Penn Station,John F. Kennedy International Airport, JFK. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Detroit, MI at the following stations: Detroit Amtrak Station. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in New York, NY and Detroit, MI. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from New York, NY to Detroit, MI?

The route from New York, NY to Detroit, MI is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from New York, NY 2 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from New York, NY to Detroit, MI, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 2 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from New York, NY to Detroit, MI. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Detroit, MI
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Detroit, MI.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to Detroit, MI, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to Detroit, MI.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around £169.26 to £268.82 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 37% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Detroit, MI

The cheapest New York, NY - Detroit, MI train tickets can be found for as low as £50.57 if you’re lucky, or £140.34 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £249.87.

Find the best day to travel to Detroit, MI by train

When travelling to Detroit, MI by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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New York, NY to Detroit, MI CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
54.19kg
Bus
58.07kg
Flight
154.84kg
Car
123.87kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and Detroit, MI are 54.19kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and Detroit, MI? By taking the train between New York, NY and Detroit, MI you will save 100.65kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.88kg compared to a bus and 69.68kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to Detroit, MI?
A train ticket from New York, NY to Detroit, MI is £218.09. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as £158.92.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to Detroit, MI?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Detroit, MI is £158.92. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and Detroit, MI by train?
New York, NY to Detroit, MI is 481.07 mi.
How long does the train between New York, NY and Detroit, MI take?
New York, NY to Detroit, MI is on average 38 hrs 53 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 29 hrs 0 mins.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to Detroit, MI?
New York, NY to Detroit, MI has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to Detroit, MI leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to Detroit, MI departs at 00:11. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from New York, NY to Detroit, MI depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to Detroit, MI departs at 21:15. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to Detroit, MI in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is £158.92 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and Detroit, MI is 29 hrs 0 mins.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to Detroit, MI?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and Detroit, MI.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Detroit, MI by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to Detroit, MI creates 54.19kg of CO2 emissions.

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