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Kalamazoo-East Lansing Train Timetable

Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Kalamazoo to East Lansing?

Lowest Price€7.70
Fastest Train1h 31m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Kalamazoo to East Lansing right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Kalamazoo to East Lansing?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Kalamazoo to East Lansing, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Kalamazoo to East Lansing?

In the last month, €7.70 was the average price of a train ticket from Kalamazoo, MI to East Lansing, MI. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €1.71 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Kalamazoo to East Lansing?

The distance between Kalamazoo and East Lansing is approximately 64 miles, or 103 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 46 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 31 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Kalamazoo to East Lansing 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 Kalamazoo at 19:00 and arrives in East Lansing about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Kalamazoo to East Lansing?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to East Lansing 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 East Lansing to Kalamazoo. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Kalamazoo to East Lansing for €12.84.

Which train should you take from Kalamazoo to East Lansing?

Amtrak Blue Water is the one and only train line which connects Kalamazoo, Michigan to East Lansing, 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 Water11h 46m€8.76

Where is the train station in Kalamazoo?

There is one train station in Kalamazoo:

  • 459 N Burdick St

Where is the train station in East Lansing?

East Lansing has one train station:

  • Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E

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