There are 6 ways to get from East Lansing to Cedar Point by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus via Toledo, Oh  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Sandusky, Oh

$63 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi 4593 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Sandusky, Oh 4446

$56 - $104

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$67 - $129

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from East Lansing, MI - Amtrak to Toledo, OH Amtrak 8150 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Sandusky, Oh 1632 / ...

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from East Lansing to Cedar Point 182.9 miles

$17 - $26

Bus, fly, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Cleveland (CLE) DTW - CLE
  3. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak

$187 - $855

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The cheapest way to get from East Lansing to Cedar Point is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Lansing to Cedar Point is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between East Lansing and Cedar Point is 128 miles. The road distance is 182.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from East Lansing to Cedar Point, including transfers.

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What companies run services between East Lansing, MI, USA and Cedar Point, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from East Lansing to Cedar Point via SBD Harrison before Service Rd, East Lansing, Mi, Detroit, Mi, Toledo, Oh, and Sandusky, Oh in around 5 h 37 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Sandusky Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 East Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Sandusky, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Sandusky, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI - Amtrak to Toledo, OH Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com

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