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Kalamazoo - Grand Rapids Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity coaches per day from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids. Traveling by coach from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids usually takes around 2 hours, but the fastest Indian Trails coach can make the trip in just one hour and 5 minutes.

Distance47 mi (75 km)
Shortest duration1h 5m
Cheapest price£9.53
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceIndian Trails
Coach lines1

Price trends for coaches from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids

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What coach companies travel from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids. Indian Trails is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Indian Trails22h 0m£14.44
  • Book Indian Trails from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids from £10. There are 2 Indian Trails schedules from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids and you can expect on average to pay for a Indian Trails ticket to Grand Rapids. In Kalamazoo, Indian Trails departs to Grand Rapids from 459 North Burdick Street and no other station. In Grand Rapids, Indian Trails arrives at 250 Cesar E Chavez SW and no other station.

    An average trip on Indian Trails from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids takes 2 hours and 0 minutes , while the fastest available Indian Trails trip will get you to Grand Rapids in 1 hours and 5 minutes .

    On weekends, Indian Trails offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Grand Rapids.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of 2 hours to cover the 47 miles from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids. However, the fastest coach only takes an hour and 5 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Grand Rapids at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

The first coach leaves at 08:00 and the last coach leaves at 13:00. To see the times for all coaches from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids. Both of these are direct coaches, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring coaches at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids; ticket prices start at £30.96.

City Information

Kalamazoo

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As an eclectic college town in Michigan, Kalamazoo is a vibrant city full of attractions and fun things to do. When visiting the town, don't miss the famous Kalamazoo Valley Museum, where you'll find history, technology, and science exhibitions. The star of the museum is a 2300-year-old mummy, along with other artifacts from ancient Egypt. Another great destination is the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, which features exhibitions of local up-and-rising artists. With its rolling hills and lush landscape, Kalamazoo Nature Center is an excellent choice for a nature walk or even a ride if you bring your bike on the bus or train.

Once you've worked up an appetite, prepare to enjoy Kalamazoo's dining scene. True to its name, Rustica boasts a homely vibe with its fantastic selection of cured meats and homemade cheese and an impressive selection of European wines. In addition, Principle Food and Drink's comfort food and creative cocktails are delicious options right in downtown.

Kalamazoo is a stop on Amtrak's Blue Water and Wolverine lines and is also connected via bus service to cities including Indianapolis, Chicago, Ann Arbor, and Milwaukee. Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport offers daily flights in and out of the area.

Grand Rapids

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Blessed with unspoiled nature and a blossoming art scene, Grand Rapids is the perfect destination to enjoy a quick weekend getaway. To fully enjoy the vast swath of rolling hills and orchards the city has to offer, head towards Robinette's Apple Haus & Winery, where you can pick apples like a local and enjoy delicious regional wines. This location also features apple products such as apple ciders and apple pies, making it a true haven for foodies. If you wish to explore the historical values and heritage of the city, check out the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, which features plenty of memorabilia of the former president. For even more local produce, head to the Downtown Market.

Due to its proximity to nature, Grand Rapids offers the freshest local home-cooked dishes. Some notable local favorites include The Sovengard, which makes Scandinavian dishes using local ingredients, and six.one.six, an upscale establishment that offers French-inspired dishes similarly featuring local produce.

Grand Rapids includes bus and train service throughout the Midwest and beyond. The nearest airport is the Gerald R. Ford International Airport, located 9.4 miles from the city center.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Kalamazoo?

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Main departure station: 459 North Burdick Street

The Kalamazoo Transportation Center on North Burdick Street includes several modern facilities surrounding the historic 1887 Romanesque train station. The central train station's Art Deco lobby maintains rich wood furnishings and cathedral ceilings for a vintage atmosphere, while it is still an active station for Amtrak's Blue Water and Wolverine lines. Facilities include restrooms, vending machines, and a snack shop. Outside, arched covered walkways serve as boarding areas for local transit, Greyhound, FlixBus, Miller Transportation, Trailways, and Indian Trails. The transportation center is only a few blocks north of Kalamazoo's Central Business District, and a handful of restaurants and bars are within a short walk.

All coach stations in Kalamazoo:

  • 459 North Burdick Street

Where does the coach arrive in Grand Rapids?

Main arrival station: 250 Cesar E Chavez SW

All coaches from Kalamazoo arrive at one main station in Grand Rapids.

Coach stations in Grand Rapids:

  • 250 Cesar E Chavez SW

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