There are 9 ways to get from Rochester to 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 Rochester to Lansing  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Lansing (LAN) ROC - LAN

$163 - $903

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
  3. Take the bus from Blake Transit Center to East Lansing Marriott

$65 - $128

7 alternative options

Fly Rochester to Detroit, bus  •  5 h 32 min

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

$186 - $418

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Detroit, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Detroit (DTW) BUF - DTW
  3. Take the bus from DTW McNamara Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$168 - $536

Train Amtrak, bus  •  10 h 44 min

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

$86 - $216

Train, bus via Aldershot  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Aldershot
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to Windsor
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi

$83 - $253

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  4. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi

$74 - $181

Train  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Niagara Falls
  2. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Aldershot
  3. Take the train from Aldershot to London
  4. Take the train from London to Sarnia
  5. Take the train from Port Huron Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak

$133 - $376

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Lansing 396.2 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Lansing is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Lansing is to fly which costs $160 - $950 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Lansing is 354 miles. The road distance is 396.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Rochester to Lansing, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Lansing. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Lansing, Mi via Buffalo, Ny, Cleveland, Oh and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Lansing, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Rochester to Lansing every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Lansing via Buffalo, Ny, Cleveland, Oh, and Detroit, Mi in around 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Lansing via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Lansing via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Lansing via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Lansing via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Port Huron Amtrak to East Lansing Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Train from Aldershot to Windsor
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Niagara Falls to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $35
Economy
$27 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$70 - $100
Train from Aldershot to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from London to Sarnia
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
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 Blake Transit Center to East Lansing Marriott
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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 Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
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 Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$29 - $45
Online Fare
$35 - $60
Standard Fare
$50 - $75
Refundable
$55 - $80

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