Detroit to Belleville Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $64
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 48min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 69 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 450 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
$65 · 14h 53min · 83 lb of CO2
Detroit to St Louis
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$103 · 10h 53min · 126 lb of CO2
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$282 · 5h 52min · 527 lb of CO2
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Detroit to Belleville Flights

There are 2 airports — YQG, DTW — that make sense to fly out of from Detroit and 1 airports — STL — to access Belleville. The best deals are usually found by flying out of DTW.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Belleville from Detroit, a flight is the quickest method.

$61 · 7h 49min · 89 lb of CO2
Detroit to Belleville

Drive from Detroit to Belleville

It's 450 miles between Detroit to Belleville. On a typical day, it might take between 7h 49min and 8h 12min from Detroit to Belleville under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 8h 36min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Belleville by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $60.

What is the best way to travel from Detroit to Belleville?

The are 11 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Detroit to Belleville. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Detroit to Belleville?

On your trip from Detroit to Belleville, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Detroit to Belleville IL?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Detroit to Belleville. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Belleville is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Detroit/Belleville buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Detroit is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Detroit MI and Belleville during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Detroit to Belleville? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Belleville traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Belleville is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Detroit to Belleville?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Detroit to Belleville is by bus. The bus costs $64 roughly and will take 14 hours 43 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Detroit to Belleville?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Detroit area and Belleville, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 11 hours 28 minutes. We recommend catching the train at DET Detroit Amtrak, which is about 3 miles from Detroit. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from Detroit to Belleville by car?

The total distance between Detroit and Belleville is 450 miles and will take you about 7 hours 49 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $61.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from Detroit to Belleville
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International Visitors215-856-7952
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