There are 5 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 43m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lansing (LAN) ORD - LAN

$124 - $656

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Bus  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Lansing 1482

$37 - $60

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station Blue Water

$42 - $72

Bus via Battle Creek  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Battle Creek, Mi 5530
  2. Take the bus from Battle Creek, MI to Lansing 1482

$46 - $69

Drive  •  3h 54m

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing 236.3 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing is to fly which costs $120 - $700 and takes 1h 43m.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Lansing is 180 miles. The road distance is 236.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing without a car is to train which takes 6h 45m and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing is to fly which takes 1h 43m and costs $120 - $700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $75 and takes 6h 45m, you could also bus via Battle Creek, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8h 32m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lansing Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Lansing is 1h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 4:44 AM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 5:44 AM in Lansing.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing is 236 miles. It takes approximately 3h 54m to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lansing Airport.

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  • Distance: 179.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Lansing, MI, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Lansing once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 42m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Battle Creek, Mi
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Battle Creek, MI to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
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Bus from Chicago, IL to Lansing
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
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