There are 9 ways to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park by plane, car, bus, train or shuttle

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

Fly Lansing to Jackson, drive  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Jackson (JAC) LAN - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$413 - $1,818

Cheapest option

Fly Lansing to Billings, drive  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Billings (BIL) LAN - BIL
  2. Drive from Billings to Yellowstone National Park

$301 - $1,345

7 alternative options

Bus to Detroit, fly to West Yellowstone  •  20 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to West Yellowstone (WYS) DTW - WYS

$703 - $2,802

Bus to Grand Rapids, fly to Jackson, drive  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi
  2. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Jackson (JAC) GRR - JAC
  3. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$344 - $1,745

Fly Lansing to Bozeman, bus  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Bozeman (BZN) LAN - BZN
  2. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$458 - $1,398

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Jackson, drive  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Jackson (JAC) ORD - JAC
  3. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$331 - $1,429

Train, shuttle, drive  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Salt Lake Central Station to Ogden Station 750
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Brigham City, UT to Rigby, ID
  5. Drive from LDS church, Teton, ID to Yellowstone National Park

Train, Amtrak Thruway, shuttle, bus, drive  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Spokane, WA to Boise, ID 732
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  5. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Grand Targhee Resort
  6. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$432 - $1,071

Drive  •  27 h 16 min

  1. Drive from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park 1653 miles

$160 - $240

What companies run services between East Lansing, MI, USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the line 01 bus to CATA Trans Center, take the line 14 bus to EBD Grand River past Waverly, take the line 14 bus to Capital Regional Airport Auth. Term, take the walk to Lansing airport, fly to Jackson, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to DTW McNamara Terminal, take the walk to Detroit airport, fly to West Yellowstone, then take the taxi to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lansing to Jackson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Lansing to Jackson via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Lansing to Jackson via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
17 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Denver, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
16 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Chicago O'Hare, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
16 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via St. Louis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Des Moines, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
16 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Madison, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
19 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Milwaukee, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
19 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
20 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Omaha, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
20 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Phoenix, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
21 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,900
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Kansas City, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
21 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Detroit to West Yellowstone via Nashville, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
21 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,700
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $4,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $4,100
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lansing to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Lansing to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$470 - $3,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $3,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $3,800
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lansing to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $3,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Jackson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $3,400
Flights from Lansing to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Lansing to Billings via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Salt Lake City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,300
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Salt Lake Central Station to Ogden Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
karststage.com
Salt Lake Express
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Brigham City, UT to Rigby, ID
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Amtrak Thruway
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Spokane, WA to Boise, ID
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park?

The distance between East Lansing and Yellowstone National Park is 2121 km. The road distance is 2645 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park?

The cheapest way to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 27 h 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park?

The quickest way to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park is to fly and drive which takes 10 h 11 min and costs $410 - $1,900.

How long does it take to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park?

It takes approximately 10 h 11 min to get from East Lansing to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.