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Chicago to East Lansing bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$24.00
Shortest Duration6h 0m
Trips per day6
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Chicago to East Lansing bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Chicago to East Lansing is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Chicago to East Lansing were $24.00. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $6.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Chicago to East Lansing?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to East Lansing by bus is usually around 5:00 PM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Around 4:00 PM on Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Indian Trails from Chicago to East Lansing has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 scheduled bus trips per day. Indian Trails has the most regularly scheduled departures from Chicago to East Lansing, with an average of 5 trips per day and 94 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Chicago to East Lansing. Of the 6 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to East Lansing.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Chicago to East Lansing starts at $24.00.

2 carriers offer Chicago to East Lansing bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Chicago to East Lansing from $24.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Chicago to East Lansing and you can expect on average to pay $32.08 for a Greyhound ticket to East Lansing. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to East Lansing from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, In East Lansing, Greyhound arrives at Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E,

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to East Lansing takes 5 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $36.80 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to East Lansing.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 50m
Avg. Price
$32.08

Indian Trails

Book Indian Trails from Chicago to East Lansing from $30.00. There are 5 trips per day offered by Indian Trails from Chicago to East Lansing and you can expect on average to pay $30.00 for a Indian Trails ticket to East Lansing. In Chicago, Indian Trails departs to East Lansing from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and one other station. In East Lansing, Indian Trails arrives at Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E,

An average trip on Indian Trails from Chicago to East Lansing takes 6 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available Indian Trails trip will get you to East Lansing in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Indian Trails offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $30.00 for a weekend trip to East Lansing.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 36m
Avg. Price
$30.00

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to East Lansing will depart from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Dan Ryan Bus Station.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in East Lansing at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E are the main bus stations in East Lansing for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E