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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Battle Creek to Flint. Traveling by train from Battle Creek to Flint usually takes around 2 hours and 25 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance90 mi (144 km)
Fastest train2h 25m
Lowest price£9.40
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Blue Water
Train lines1

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Which train should you take from Battle Creek to Flint?

Amtrak Blue Water is the one and only train line which connects Battle Creek, Michigan to Flint, Michigan. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Blue Water12h 25m£9.81

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Battle Creek to Flint during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Battle Creek to Flint?

The distance between Battle Creek and Flint is approximately 90 miles, or 144 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 25 minutes, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Battle Creek to Flint are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Battle Creek at 19:00 and arrives in Flint around 2 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Battle Creek to Flint?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Flint with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Flint to Battle Creek. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Battle Creek to Flint for £14.32.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Battle Creek?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Battle Creek.

Where is the train station in Flint?

Arrival stations

Flint has one train station.

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