There are 8 ways to get from Pittsburgh 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Lansing  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Lansing (LAN) PIT - LAN

$166 - $956

Cheapest option

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to East Lansing, Mi

$59 - $137

6 alternative options

Fly to Detroit, bus  •  5 h 10 min

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

$166 - $418

Fly to Grand Rapids, bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Grand Rapids (GRR) PIT - GRR
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi

$170 - $888

Train, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to East Lansing, Mi

$77 - $183

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Toledo, OH Amtrak to East Lansing, MI - Amtrak 8150 / ...

Bus  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Detroit, Mi 4411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from DTW North Terminal to East Lansing Marriott Michigan Flyer

$64 - $127

Drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to East Lansing 347.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to East Lansing is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 45 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to East Lansing is to fly and bus which costs $160 - $420 and takes 5 h 10 min.

More details

The distance between Pittsburgh and East Lansing is 283 miles. The road distance is 347.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Pittsburgh to East Lansing, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to East Lansing. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at EBD Gr. River past Abbot Rd via Cleveland, Oh, Detroit, Mi and NBD Harrison past Service. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and East Lansing, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Pittsburgh to East Lansing hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to East Lansing via Cleveland, Oh, Detroit, Mi, East Lansing, Mi, and NBD Harrison past Service in around 9 h 56 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lansing via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Pittsburgh to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Grand Rapids via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
Michigan Flyer
Website
michiganflyer.com
Bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Bus from DTW North Terminal to East Lansing Marriott
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
michiganflyer.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Detroit, Mi to East Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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