There are 3 ways to get from Sterling Heights to East Lansing by taxi, bus or car

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Taxi, bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sterling Heights to Southfield, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Southfield, Mi to East Lansing, Mi 4592 / ...

$53 - $77

Cheapest option

Line 510 bus, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 510 bus from Van Dyke @ 17 Mile Rd to Michigan @ Washington B 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Michigan & Cass to Metro Airport North Terminal 261
  3. Take the bus from DTW North Terminal to East Lansing Marriott

$27 - $39

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Sterling Heights to East Lansing 89.9 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Sterling Heights to East Lansing is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sterling Heights to East Lansing is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sterling Heights to East Lansing. However, there are services departing from Van Dyke @ 17 Mile Rd and arriving at East Lansing Marriott via Michigan & Cass and DTW North Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Sterling Heights and East Lansing is 75 miles. The road distance is 89.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sterling Heights to East Lansing without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Sterling Heights to East Lansing, including transfers.

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Sterling Heights to East Lansing bus services, operated by Southeast Michigan SMART, depart from Van Dyke @ 17 Mile Rd station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sterling Heights to East Lansing is 90 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Sterling Heights to East Lansing.

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There are 43+ hotels available in East Lansing. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 75.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Sterling Heights, MI, USA and East Lansing, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from Sterling Heights to East Lansing via Michigan @ Washington B, Michigan & Cass, Metro Airport North Terminal, and DTW North Terminal in around 4 h 51 min.

Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Southfield, Mi to East Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Van Dyke @ 17 Mile Rd to Michigan @ Washington B
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Michigan & Cass to Metro Airport North Terminal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Michigan Flyer
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Sterling Heights to Southfield, Mi
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Metroride
Phone
+1 248-666-2110
Website
metroride.com
Southfield Cab Express
Phone
+1 248-631-6660
Ace Cars Transportation
Phone
+1 313-412-6333
Website
squareup.com

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