There are 3 ways to get from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids by train, bus 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

Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Flint Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak Blue Water
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing, Mi to Grand Rapids, Mi 4590 / ...

$122 - $181

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Saginaw, MI to Grand Rapids, MI 1482-27

$51 - $74

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids 137.5 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankenmuth and Grand Rapids is 101 miles. The road distance is 137.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to drive from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Grand Rapids. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids.
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  • Distance: 101.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Frankenmuth, MI, USA and Grand Rapids, MI, USA?

Indian Trails operates a bus from Frankenmuth to Grand Rapids once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 14 min.

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 Flint Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
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 Grand Rapids, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Saginaw, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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