Distance between Chicago IL and Detroit MI

The distance from Chicago to Detroit is 281 miles by road including 275 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 4 hours and 12 minutes and goes through Kalamazoo, Ann Arbor, Hammond, East Chicago, Gary, Lake Station and Portage.

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281,5
mi
4
h
12
min
9,6
gal
30,8
USD
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Village
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Chicago 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0,0 gal
I 90 22 mi, 21 min, Illinois - Indiana
East Chicago 22 mi 0:21 21 min 0,7 gal
I 90 12 mi, 10 min
Lake Station 34 mi 0:32 32 min 1,2 gal
I 94 11 mi, 09 min
Chesterton 44 mi 0:42 42 min 1,5 gal
I 94 100 mi, 1 h 27 min, Indiana - Michigan
Kalamazoo 144 mi 2:10 2 h 10 min 4,9 gal
I 94 16 mi, 14 min
Battle Creek 160 mi 2:24 2 h 24 min 5,5 gal
I 94 43 mi, 37 min
Jackson 204 mi 3:02 3 h 02 min 6,9 gal
I 94 31 mi, 27 min
Scio Township 235 mi 3:29 3 h 29 min 8,0 gal
I 94 6 mi, 05 min
Ann Arbor 241 mi 3:34 3 h 34 min 8,2 gal
I 94 21 mi, 18 min
Romulus 262 mi 3:52 3 h 52 min 8,9 gal
I 94 9 mi, 07 min
Allen Park 270 mi 4:00 4 h 00 min 9,2 gal
I 94 4 mi, 04 min
Dearborn 274 mi 4:04 4 h 04 min 9,3 gal
I 94 7 mi, 09 min
Detroit 281 mi 4:13 4 h 13 min 9,6 gal
Point Distance Time Fuel
Chicago 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0,0 gal
I 90 17 mi, 17 min, Illinois - Indiana
Hammond 17 mi 0:17 17 min 0,6 gal
I 90 5 mi, 04 min
East Chicago 22 mi 0:21 21 min 0,7 gal
I 90 6 mi, 05 min
Gary 29 mi 0:27 27 min 1,0 gal
I 90 6 mi, 05 min
Lake Station 34 mi 0:32 32 min 1,2 gal
I 94 4 mi, 04 min
Portage 39 mi 0:36 36 min 1,3 gal
I 94 4 mi, 03 min
Haglund 42 mi 0:40 40 min 1,4 gal
I 94 2 mi, 02 min
Chesterton 44 mi 0:42 42 min 1,5 gal
I 94 12 mi, 10 min
Michigan City 57 mi 0:53 53 min 1,9 gal
I 94 1 mi, 00 min
Waterford 57 mi 0:53 53 min 1,9 gal
I 94 1 mi, 00 min
Orchard Highlands 58 mi 0:54 54 min 2,0 gal
I 94 2 mi, 02 min
Michigan City 61 mi 0:56 56 min 2,1 gal
I 94 11 mi, 09 min, Indiana - Michigan
Union Pier 71 mi 1:05 1 h 05 min 2,4 gal
I 94 1 mi, 00 min
Hooks Corner 71 mi 1:06 1 h 06 min 2,4 gal
I 94 7 mi, 05 min
Sawyer 78 mi 1:11 1 h 11 min 2,7 gal
I 94 4 mi, 03 min
Bridgman 82 mi 1:15 1 h 15 min 2,8 gal
I 94 2 mi, 02 min
Livingston 85 mi 1:17 1 h 17 min 2,9 gal
I 94 3 mi, 02 min
Stevensville 88 mi 1:20 1 h 20 min 3,0 gal
I 94 2 mi, 01 min
Glen Lord 89 mi 1:21 1 h 21 min 3,0 gal
I 94 2 mi, 01 min
Vineland 92 mi 1:23 1 h 23 min 3,1 gal
I 94 7 mi, 05 min
Benton Center 99 mi 1:29 1 h 29 min 3,4 gal
5 mi, 04 min
Coloma 104 mi 1:34 1 h 34 min 3,5 gal
I 94 2 mi, 01 min
Watervliet 106 mi 1:36 1 h 36 min 3,6 gal
I 94 16 mi, 14 min
Teapot Dome 122 mi 1:50 1 h 50 min 4,2 gal
I 94 3 mi, 02 min
Paw Paw 126 mi 1:53 1 h 53 min 4,3 gal
I 94 6 mi, 04 min
Mattawan 131 mi 1:58 1 h 58 min 4,5 gal
I 94 10 mi, 08 min
Portage 141 mi 2:06 2 h 06 min 4,8 gal
I 94 3 mi, 02 min
Kalamazoo 144 mi 2:09 2 h 09 min 4,9 gal
I 94 8 mi, 06 min
Galesburg 152 mi 2:16 2 h 16 min 5,2 gal
I 94 9 mi, 07 min
Battle Creek 160 mi 2:23 2 h 23 min 5,5 gal
I 94 7 mi, 06 min
Wattles Park 168 mi 2:30 2 h 30 min 5,7 gal
I 94 8 mi, 06 min
Marshall 176 mi 2:37 2 h 37 min 6,0 gal
I 94 6 mi, 04 min
Marengo 181 mi 2:42 2 h 42 min 6,2 gal
I 94 14 mi, 11 min
Parma 194 mi 2:53 2 h 53 min 6,6 gal
I 94 9 mi, 07 min
Jackson 204 mi 3:01 3 h 01 min 6,9 gal
I 94 19 mi, 16 min
Sylvan Center 222 mi 3:17 3 h 17 min 7,5 gal
I 94 1 mi, 00 min
Guthrie 223 mi 3:18 3 h 18 min 7,6 gal
I 94 6 mi, 04 min
Lima Center 228 mi 3:23 3 h 23 min 7,8 gal
I 94 6 mi, 05 min
Scio Township 235 mi 3:28 3 h 28 min 8,0 gal
I 94 6 mi, 05 min
Ann Arbor 241 mi 3:34 3 h 34 min 8,2 gal
I 94 7 mi, 06 min
Ypsilanti 248 mi 3:40 3 h 40 min 8,4 gal
I 94 4 mi, 03 min
Rawsonville 252 mi 3:44 3 h 44 min 8,6 gal
I 94 4 mi, 03 min
Belleville North 255 mi 3:47 3 h 47 min 8,7 gal
6 mi, 05 min
Romulus 262 mi 3:52 3 h 52 min 8,9 gal
I 94 6 mi, 04 min
Taylor 267 mi 3:56 3 h 56 min 9,1 gal
I 94 3 mi, 02 min
Allen Park 270 mi 3:59 3 h 59 min 9,2 gal
I 94 2 mi, 01 min
Melvindale 272 mi 4:01 4 h 01 min 9,2 gal
I 94 2 mi, 02 min
Dearborn 274 mi 4:03 4 h 03 min 9,3 gal
I 94 7 mi, 09 min
Detroit 281 mi 4:12 4 h 12 min 9,6 gal

Distance from Chicago to Detroit by car

The distance between Chicago and Detroit is 281 miles by road including 275 miles on motorways. Distance from Chicago to Detroit by car takes approximately 4 hours and 12 minutes.

The distance between Chicago and Detroit is ranked 91st in the ranking popularity.

You can drive from Chicago to Detroit through Kalamazoo, Ann Arbor, Hammond, East Chicago, Gary, Lake Station and Portage.

Use driving directions from Chicago to Detroit to navigate the path offline.

The driving time from Chicago to Detroit is approximately 4 hours and 12 minutes without intermediate stops.

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Reverse route: from Detroit to Chicago.

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