There are 4 ways to get from Manitowoc to Muskegon by car ferry, taxi, night bus, 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

Car ferry, taxi  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the car ferry from Manitowoc to Ludington
  2. Take a taxi from Ludington to Muskegon

$175 - $205

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
  4. Take the bus from Kalamazoo Amtrak Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
  5. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi

$87 - $130

2 alternative options

Night bus, car ferry  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the night bus from Manitowoc Amtrak Bus Stop to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Milwaukee to Muskegon

$109 - $143

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Manitowoc to Milwaukee
  2. Take the car ferry from Milwaukee to Muskegon

$94 - $123

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The cheapest way to get from Manitowoc to Muskegon is to drive and car ferry which costs $90 - $130 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Manitowoc to Muskegon is to car ferry and taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 4h 1m.

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The distance between Manitowoc and Muskegon is 92 miles.

The best way to get from Manitowoc to Muskegon without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 4h 1m and costs $170 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Manitowoc to Muskegon, including transfers.

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Muskegon is 1h ahead of Manitowoc. It is currently 10:44 AM in Manitowoc and 11:44 AM in Muskegon.

There are 40+ hotels available in Muskegon. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manitowoc to Muskegon.
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  • Distance: 92.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 1m

What companies run services between Manitowoc, WI, USA and Muskegon, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Manitowoc to Muskegon via Manitowoc, WI, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wi, Chicago, Il, Kalamazoo, Mi, Kalamazoo Amtrak Station, Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station, and Grand Rapids, Mi in around 12h 3m.

Bus 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
Night bus from Manitowoc Amtrak Bus Stop to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Kalamazoo Amtrak Station to Grand Rapids Vernon J. Ehlers Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Night bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, MI to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Manitowoc, WI to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
golamers.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Muskegon, Mi
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Ferry operators
SS Badger
Website
ssbadger.com
Car ferry from Manitowoc to Ludington
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
ssbadger.com
Lake-Express
Website
lake-express.com
Car ferry from Milwaukee to Muskegon
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
lake-express.com
Classic Cabin
$88
Premier Cabin
$101
Standard Vehicle
$96
Bicycle
$8
Other operators
Taxi from Ludington to Muskegon
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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