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There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN) by plane, train or car

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Fly Richmond to Lansing  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Lansing (LAN) RIC - LAN

Cheapest option

Fly Richmond to Detroit, drive  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Detroit (DTW) RIC - DTW
  2. Drive from Detroit to Lansing Airport (LAN)

2 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Lansing  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Lansing (LAN) DCA - LAN

Drive  •  11h 32m

  1. Drive from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN) 692.2 miles

Richmond (RIC) to Lansing (LAN) flights

The flight time between Richmond (RIC) and Lansing (LAN) is around 5h 47m and covers a distance of around 531 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 19m. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 20m. Services are operated by Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines. Typically 88 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 27m
Layover time:
2h 19m
Total time:
5h 47m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
3h 20m
Flight distance:
531 miles
Flights per week:
88
Cheapest price:
$186
Carbon emissions:
281 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
18:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Richmond (RIC) to Lansing (LAN) flight schedules

Richmond → Lansing Airport (LAN)
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Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800-232-4636

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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lansing Airport (LAN) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lansing Airport (LAN) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Lansing Airport (LAN) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN) is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN) is to train and fly which costs $170 - $380 and takes 5h 3m.

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The distance between Richmond and Lansing Airport (LAN) is 524 miles. The road distance is 692.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Richmond Airport to Lansing Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN) is 692 miles. It takes approximately 11h 32m to drive from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN).

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Richmond Airport to Lansing Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Lansing Airport (LAN). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Richmond Airport is to bus which takes 53 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN).
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  • Distance: 524 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Lansing Airport (LAN), USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Richmond to Lansing Airport (LAN) hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $440
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via New York JFK, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $490
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $460
Flights from Richmond to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via Charlotte, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Lansing
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Flights from Richmond to Detroit via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Richmond to Detroit via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Richmond to Lansing via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Richmond to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $90
Business Class Seat
$50 - $120

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