There are 10 ways to get from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by bus, plane, train or car

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

Line 01 bus to Lansing, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 01 bus from WBD Gr. River past MAC AVE to CATA Trans Center
  2. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LAN - ORD

$125 - $705

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Lansing to Chicago Union Station 1482-25 / ...

$35 - $64

8 alternative options

Bus to Flint, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Flint Airport
  2. Fly from Flint (FNT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FNT - ORD

$86 - $405

Bus to Grand Rapids, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  2. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) GRR - ORD

$85 - $272

Train to Kalamazoo, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
  2. Fly from Kalamazoo (AZO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) AZO - ORD

$213 - $546

Bus to Saginaw, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Saginaw, MI
  2. Fly from Saginaw (MBS) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MBS - ORD

$151 - $372

Line 01 bus, bus, line 6 bus to Grand Rapids, fly to Chicago Midway  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 01 bus from WBD Gr. River past MAC AVE to CATA Trans Center
  2. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  3. Take the line 6 bus from Central Station to Kentwood Station - Woodland
  4. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Chicago Midway (MDW) GRR - MDW

$113 - $401

Train  •  6 h 6 min

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

$43 - $116

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lansing to Kalamazoo 1482-33 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il 5515 / ...

$50 - $97

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 240.2 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to line 01 bus and fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $120 - $750.

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The distance between East Lansing and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 294 km. The road distance is 384 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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

Amtrak operates a train from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Lansing to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) via CATA Trans Center, Lansing, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Mi, Chicago, Il, Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il, and Cumberland in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Flint to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Flights from Saginaw to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Flint to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Kalamazoo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lansing to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Saginaw to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from East Lansing Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from East Lansing Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Capital Area Transportation Authority
Phone
+1 517-394-1100
Website
cata.org
Bus from WBD Gr. River past MAC AVE to CATA Trans Center
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cata.org
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Flint Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Rapid Transport
Website
ridetherapid.org
Bus from Central Station to Kentwood Station - Woodland
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ridetherapid.org

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