Travel from Madison to East-Lansing

Bus or fly from Madison to East Lansing?

You can take a bus from Madison to East Lansing via Chicago, IL - Amtrak, Chicago, IL, Kalamazoo, and CATA Trans Center in around 10 h 29 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Madison to East Lansing hourly.

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How to get from Madison to East Lansing

ModeDurationPrice
From Madison, WI University bus to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, train to NBD Harrison past Service, then line 20 bus to EBD Gr. River past Abbot Rd.8 h 20 min$107
From Madison bus to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak, train to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, train to NBD Harrison past Service, then line 20 bus to EBD Gr. River past Abbot Rd.8 h 54 min$125
From Madison, WI University bus to Chicago, IL - Amtrak, walk to Chicago, IL, bus to Kalamazoo, bus to CATA Trans Center, then line 01 bus to EBD Gr. River past Abbot Rd.10 h 29 min$95
From Madison, WI University bus to Chicago, walk to Chicago, IL, then bus to Michigan State University.11 h 52 min$78
From Madison drive to East Lansing.6 h 12 min$44
From W Johnson & N Lake line 02 bus to North Transfer Point, line 20 bus to Madison airport, fly to Lansing airport, line 14 bus to CATA Trans Center, then line 01 bus to East Lansing.6 h 20 min$558
From W Johnson & N Lake line 02 bus to North Transfer Point, line 20 bus to Madison airport, fly to Detroit airport, then bus to East Lansing.7 h 12 min$401

How long does it take to get from Madison to East Lansing?

It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to get from Madison to East Lansing, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Madison and East Lansing?

No, there is no direct bus from Madison to East Lansing. However, there are services departing from Madison, WI University and arriving at EBD Gr. River past Abbot Rd via Chicago, IL, Kalamazoo and CATA Trans Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 29 min.

Operators from Madison to East Lansing

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Vangalder Bus+1 608-752-5407Vangalder Bus
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Capital Area Transportation Authority+1 517-394-1100Capital Area Transportation Authority
Jefferson Lines800-451-5333Jefferson Lines
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Indian TrailsIndian Trails
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Metro Transit-City of MadisonMetro Transit-City of Madison
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
DeltaDelta
Michigan FlyerMichigan Flyer