There are 8 ways to get from Grand Rapids to Green Bay by train, bus, car, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI 916 / ...

$84 - $191

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
  4. Take the bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI 916

$63 - $121

6 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Green Bay, WI - Transit 104

$79 - $124

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids to Ludington
  2. Take the car ferry from Ludington to Manitowoc
  3. Drive from Manitowoc to Green Bay

$79 - $85

Fly Grand Rapids to Green Bay  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Green Bay (GRB) GRR - GRB

$199 - $944

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Green Bay  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Green Bay (GRB) ORD - GRB

$185 - $396

Fly Grand Rapids to Appleton, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Appleton (ATW) GRR - ATW
  2. Take the bus from Appleton, Wi to Green Bay, Wi

$219 - $1,030

Bus, bus to Detroit, fly to Green Bay  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
  2. Take the bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
  3. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Green Bay (GRB) DTW - GRB

$201 - $896

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Grand Rapids to Green Bay. However, there are services departing from Grand Rapids, MI and arriving at Green Bay, WI via Kalamazoo, Mi, Chicago, Il and Milwaukee. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 min.

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The distance between Grand Rapids and Green Bay is 160 miles.

The best way to get from Grand Rapids to Green Bay without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 21 min to get from Grand Rapids to Green Bay, including transfers.

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Grand Rapids to Green Bay bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Grand Rapids, MI station.

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The best way to get from Grand Rapids to Green Bay is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 9 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 28 min.

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There is no direct flight from Grand Rapids Airport to Green Bay Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 57 min and has one stopover.

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Grand Rapids to Green Bay bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Green Bay, WI station.

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Green Bay is 1 h behind Grand Rapids. It is currently 4:02 AM in Grand Rapids and 3:02 AM in Green Bay.

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Grand Rapids Airport to Green Bay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Grand Rapids to Green Bay.
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  • Distance: 160.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 21 min

What companies run services between Grand Rapids, MI, USA and Green Bay, WI, USA?

You can take a bus from Grand Rapids to Green Bay via Kalamazoo, MI, Kalamazoo, Mi, Chicago, Il, Milwaukee, Wi, and Milwaukee in around 9 h 32 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Grand Rapids to Green Bay hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Green Bay via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Grand Rapids to Green Bay via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Appleton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Appleton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Grand Rapids to Appleton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Green Bay via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Grand Rapids to Appleton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Green Bay via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Green Bay via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Green Bay
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $500
Flights from Grand Rapids to Appleton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Green Bay via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Appleton via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
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 Grand Rapids Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
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 Milwaukee, Wi to Green Bay, Wi
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
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
Bus from Chicago, Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Appleton, Wi to Green Bay, Wi
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Green Bay, WI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Milwaukee to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - Airport to Green Bay, WI - Transit
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Appleton, WI to Green Bay, WI - Metro
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Coach USA
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing Marriott to DTW McNamara Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Ferry operators
SS Badger
Website
ssbadger.com
Car ferry from Ludington to Manitowoc
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
ssbadger.com

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