There are 4 ways to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Battle Creek Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak Blue Water

$26 - $48

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Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Battle Creek to Michigan State University 1482

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus via Lansing  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Battle Creek to Lansing 1482

$12 - $15

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Battle Creek to East Lansing 57.1 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Battle Creek and arriving at Michigan State University. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Battle Creek and East Lansing is 46 miles. The road distance is 57.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing without a car is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $26 - $50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing, including transfers.

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Battle Creek to East Lansing bus services, operated by Indian Trails, depart from Battle Creek station.

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The best way to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing is to train which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $26 - $50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 - $16 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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Battle Creek to East Lansing bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Lansing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Battle Creek to East Lansing is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Battle Creek to East Lansing.

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  • Distance: 46 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Battle Creek, MI, USA and East Lansing, MI, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Battle Creek to East Lansing once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Alternatively, Indian Trails operates a bus from Battle Creek to East Lansing once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Battle Creek Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Battle Creek to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Battle Creek to Michigan State University
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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