There are 4 ways to get from East Lansing to Troy by bus or car

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Bus Greyhound USA, line 461 bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, Mi to Detroit, Mi 4593 / ...
  2. Take the line 461 bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Troy P&R Lot 461

$18 - $38

3 alternative options

Bus, line 450 bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI 1493
  2. Take the line 450 bus from Woodward & Orchard Lk Rd to Woodward & 9 Mile Rd. 450

$18 - $24

Bus Michigan Flyer, line 461 bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW North Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Metro Airport North Terminal to Larned & Woodward 261
  3. Take the line 461 bus from Jefferson & Randolph to Troy P&R Lot 461

$28 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from East Lansing to Troy 89.8 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from East Lansing to Troy. However, there are services departing from WBD Gr. River past MAC AVE and arriving at Troy P&R Lot via East Lansing, Mi and Jefferson + Griswold. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between East Lansing and Troy is 69 miles. The road distance is 89.8 miles.

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The best way to get from East Lansing to Troy without a car is to bus and line 461 bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from East Lansing to Troy, including transfers.

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East Lansing to Troy bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from East Lansing, Mi station.

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East Lansing to Troy bus services, operated by Southeast Michigan SMART, arrive at Troy P&R Lot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between East Lansing to Troy is 90 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from East Lansing to Troy.

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There are 127+ hotels available in Troy. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from East Lansing to Troy.
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  • Distance: 68.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from East Lansing to Troy via SBD Harrison before Service Rd, East Lansing, Mi, Detroit, Mi, and Jefferson + Griswold in around 3 h 50 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Jefferson + Griswold to Troy P&R Lot
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Woodward & Orchard Lk Rd to Woodward & 9 Mile Rd.
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Metro Airport North Terminal to Larned & Woodward
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Jefferson & Randolph to Troy P&R Lot
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Pontiac, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW North Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com

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