The distance between Ann Arbor and East Lansing is approximately 49.19 miles, or 79.15 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 6 hours and 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 24 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to East Lansing. One train carrier operates regular service on the Ann Arbor to East Lansing route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Ann Arbor to East Lansing, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Ann Arbor to East Lansing, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Ann Arbor to East Lansing, which start at $7.90.
Amtrak train tickets from Ann Arbor to East Lansing start from $34.89, and on average cost $59.08. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to East Lansing. Amtrak in Ann Arbor leaves from 325 Depot St - Amtrak Station, And in East Lansing trains arrive at Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E,
From Ann Arbor to East Lansing train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to East Lansing faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 24 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $69.73 for a one-way train ticket to East Lansing.