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There are 5 ways to get from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Dearborn

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Bus via Detroit Metro Airport

  1. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to Detroit Metro Airport

Train

  1. Take the train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Battle Creek
  2. Take the train from Battle Creek to Dearborn

Drive

  1. Drive from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn

Fly

  1. Fly from Lansing (LAN) to Detroit (DTW)

Lansing (LAN) to Detroit (DTW) flights

The flight time between Lansing (LAN) and Detroit (DTW) is around 44 min and covers a distance of around 74 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 43 min. Services are operated by Delta. Typically 27 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Flight route information

Average flight journey time:
44 min
Fastest flight journey time:
43 min
Flight distance:
74 miles
Flights per week:
27
Cheapest price:
$278
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:44
Last flight departs at:
18:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lansing (LAN) to Detroit (DTW) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 29m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from East Lansing Amtrak Station station and arriving at Dearborn. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Michigan State University station to University of Michigan–Dearborn. However, there are services departing from East Lansing Amtrak Station and arriving at Dearborn via Battle Creek. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 54m.

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The distance between Michigan State University and University of Michigan–Dearborn is 70 miles. The road distance is 82.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn without a car is to bus which takes 3h 6m and costs $11 - $35.

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The bus from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Dearborn takes 2h 15m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, depart from East Lansing Amtrak Station.

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Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from East Lansing Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn is to bus which takes 3h 6m and costs $11 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 4h 54m, you could also fly, which costs $150 - $1,600 and takes 2h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn.
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 6m

What companies run services between Michigan State University, Ingham County, MI, USA and University of Michigan–Dearborn, MI, USA?

Amtrak Thruway operates a bus from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Dearborn once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn via East Lansing Amtrak Station, Battle Creek, and Dearborn in around 4h 54m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Lansing to Detroit
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $330
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Battle Creek
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Battle Creek to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Amtrak Thruway

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
Bus from East Lansing Amtrak Station to Dearborn
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$11 - $16
Adult
$22 - $35
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to Detroit Metro Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com

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The quickest flight from Lansing Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 43 min.

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Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, arrive at Dearborn station.

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Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dearborn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn is 83 miles. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Michigan State University to University of Michigan–Dearborn.

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Delta offers flights from Lansing Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 198+ hotels available in University of Michigan–Dearborn. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Michigan State University to Lansing Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $27 - $33.

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