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Trains Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI: Times, Prices and Tickets


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How much do train tickets from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 79.36 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 71.21, 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.

Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI by train

Best price $ 71.21
Journey duration 11 h 32 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 06:26
Last departure 18:11
Distance 251.7 mi

Route Summary by train

Minimum price
Maximum price
Duration: 14 h 12 min
Detroit, MI Train station - General Mitchell International
18:11 - 07:23
$ 71.22
Duration: 8 h 52 min
Detroit, MI Train station - General Mitchell International
06:26 - 14:18
$ 87.51

How long will it take me to travel from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI by train?

The journey from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI covers a distance of 251.7 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 11 h 32 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 8 h 52 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI leaving at 06:26. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 18:11.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

What are the stations on the Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Detroit, MI and Milwaukee, WI. You can start your journey in Detroit, MI at stations such as Detroit, MI Train station. These connect to stations including General Mitchell International in Milwaukee, WI. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI.

How many journeys from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI take place each day?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Detroit, MI to Milwaukee, WI. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 2 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Amtrak, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of departures from Detroit, MI which travel directly to Milwaukee, WI. There are 2 journeys with one change or more.