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There are 2 ways to get from East Lansing to Pontiac by bus or car

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Bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI 1488

$16 - $22

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Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from East Lansing to Pontiac 79 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from East Lansing to Pontiac is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from East Lansing to Pontiac is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Lansing to Pontiac. However, there are services departing from WBD Gr. River past MAC AVE and arriving at Pontiac, MI via East Lansing, MI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between East Lansing and Pontiac is 61 miles. The road distance is 79 miles.

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The best way to get from East Lansing to Pontiac without a car is to bus which takes 2h 37m and costs $16 - $23.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from East Lansing to Pontiac, including transfers.

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East Lansing to Pontiac bus services, operated by Indian Trails, depart from East Lansing, MI station.

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East Lansing to Pontiac bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Pontiac, MI station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Lansing to Pontiac is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from East Lansing to Pontiac.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Pontiac. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 61.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 37m

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

Indian Trails operates a bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
indiantrails.com

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