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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 22 min

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

$26 - $48

Cheapest option

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

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
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Battle Creek and East Lansing is 74 km. The road distance is 91 km.

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

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

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.

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Battle Creek to East Lansing, including transfers.