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There are 9 ways to get from Newark to East Lansing by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly from Newark, bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Detroit (DTW) EWR - DTW
  2. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$118 - $427

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Bus Wanda Coach  •  14h 6m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to East Lansing Nyc

$88 - $214

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Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Detroit (DTW) LGA - DTW
  2. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$101 - $534

Fly from New York JFK, bus  •  7h 18m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Detroit (DTW) JFK - DTW
  2. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$145 - $825

Train to Philadelphia, fly, bus  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Detroit (DTW) PHL - DTW
  3. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$144 - $495

Fly from White Plains, bus  •  8h 58m

  1. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Detroit (DTW) HPN - DTW
  2. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$160 - $738

Bus Greyhound USA  •  17h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Detroit, Mi 4427
  2. Take the bus from DTW North Terminal Disability stop to East Lansing Marriott Michigan Flyer / ...

$94 - $132

Train, bus  •  20h 44m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Newark to East Lansing 671.7 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to East Lansing is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 11h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to East Lansing is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $430 and takes 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to East Lansing. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at East Lansing Marriott via Fort & 5Th, Michigan & Cass and DTW North Terminal Disability stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 40m.

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The distance between Newark and East Lansing is 552 miles. The road distance is 671.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to East Lansing without a car is to bus which takes 14h 6m and costs $85 - $220.

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It takes approximately 6h 10m to get from Newark to East Lansing, including transfers.

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Newark to East Lansing bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 58m.

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Newark to East Lansing bus services, operated by Michigan Flyer, arrive at East Lansing Marriott station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to East Lansing is 672 miles. It takes approximately 11h 4m to drive from Newark to East Lansing.

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Map of how to get from Newark to East Lansing.
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  • Distance: 552.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 10m

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and East Lansing, MI, USA?

Wanda Coach operates a bus from Newark to East Lansing 5 times a week. Tickets cost $80 and the journey takes 11h 20m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Rochester
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from White Plains to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $550
Flights from White Plains to Detroit via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Detroit via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Bus from DTW North Terminal Disability stop to East Lansing Marriott
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to East Lansing
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Newark, Nj to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $150
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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Air Canada, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Detroit Airport.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 12m and costs $1 - $2.

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