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Detroit to Chicago Bus

Can you imagine exploring the vibrant city of Chicago without breaking the bank? It’s possible! Travel by bus from Detroit and enjoy a comfortable, economical, and direct journey of 280 miles in just 4 hours and 30 minutes. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll show you everything you need to know to plan your trip: from the different terminal options and schedules to tips for buying your ticket and making the most of your getaway to the “Windy City”.

Departure and Arrival Terminals:

In Detroit:

In Chicago:

Detroit to Chicago by Bus: Schedules and Ticket Prices:

You can travel with peace of mind from Detroit to Chicago, as several companies operate on this route. You’ll find departures from 9 in the morning until 11 at night. The main ones are Greyhound, Barons Bus, and Miller Transportation as we’ll show you in the following table. Ticket prices range from $35 to $46 USD per person depending on the type of ticket, company, and the season of the year or time.

Where to Buy Tickets:

Buying your bus tickets is very simple, here are your available options:

CompanyDeparture SchedulesArrival Schedules


Ticket price: 35 USD


Detroit Bus Station

9:00, 12:05, 16:20, 17:05, 23:00

Chicago Bus Station

14:45, 19:50, 21:35, 00:10, 05:05

Barons Bus

Ticket price: 42 USD


Detroit Bus Station

12:05, 17:05

Chicago Bus Station

19:50, 00:10

Miller Transportation

Ticket price: 46 USD


Howard St

9:00, 10:30, 16:20

95th & Dan Ryan Expy

16:05, 22:20, 22:50

* The cost of tickets may vary depending on the season.

The information is subject to change without prior notice.

Bus terminals from Detroit, MI to Chicago, IL