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There are 5 ways to get from Lansing to Sydney by plane, train or bus

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Recommended option

Fly from Lansing  •  22h 53m

  1. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Sydney (SYD) LAN - SYD

$944 - $2,749

Cheapest option

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  28h 4m

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Sydney (SYD) ORD - SYD

$574 - $1,703

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Train to Flint, fly  •  26h 47m

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Flint Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Flint (FNT) to Sydney (SYD) FNT - SYD

$697 - $1,927

Bus to Detroit, fly  •  26h 46m

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Detroit Metro Airport
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Sydney (SYD) DTW - SYD

$900 - $2,268

Bus to Grand Rapids, fly  •  27h 7m

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
  2. Fly from Grand Rapids (GRR) to Sydney (SYD) GRR - SYD

$691 - $2,050

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The cheapest way to get from Lansing to Sydney is to train and fly which costs $450 - $1,400 and takes 28h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Lansing to Sydney is to fly which costs $700 - $2,200 and takes 22h 53m.

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The distance between Lansing and Sydney is 15140 km.

It takes approximately 22h 53m to get from Lansing to Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lansing Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 23h 14m and has two stopovers.

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Sydney is 14h ahead of Lansing. It is currently 11:05 PM in Lansing and 1:05 PM in Sydney.

Qantas, Air New Zealand, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Lansing Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 755+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Lansing to Lansing Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs $20 - $25.

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Map of how to get from Lansing to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 15140.4 km
  • Duration: 22h 53m

What companies run services between Lansing, MI, USA and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

American Airlines, Qantas and three other airlines fly from Lansing to Sydney hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2,300 - $8,500
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
29h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco, Auckland
Ave. Duration
26h 13m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,200
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
26h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland
Ave. Duration
25h 7m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $5,500
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via Houston
Ave. Duration
23h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,200
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
26h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland
Ave. Duration
24h 49m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $6,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Houston
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Auckland
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,900 - $7,000
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,500
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
21h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,900
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
25h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $5,000
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Reagan Washington, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
27h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Detroit, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,300
Flights from Lansing to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,200
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via Memphis, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Minneapolis, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Detroit, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,400
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Atlanta, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
27h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Flint to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,500
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
21h 28m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,900
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,900
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
26h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
26h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$900 - $2,300
Flights from Grand Rapids to Sydney via Chicago O'Hare, Auckland
Ave. Duration
24h 49m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $6,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Auckland
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,800
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Detroit to Sydney via Incheon
Ave. Duration
26h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sydney via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Flint Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$260 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Detroit Metro Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
indiantrails.com

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