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How much are train tickets from East Lansing to Kalamazoo?

Lowest Price$11.00
Fastest Train1h 29m
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East Lansing-Kalamazoo Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from East Lansing to Kalamazoo 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from East Lansing to Kalamazoo?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $11.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from East Lansing to Kalamazoo.

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

The distance between East Lansing and Kalamazoo is approximately 64 miles, or 103 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 29 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 East Lansing to Kalamazoo are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Sunday 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 East Lansing at 8:00am and arrives in Kalamazoo about an hour later.

How many trains per day run from East Lansing to Kalamazoo?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Kalamazoo 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 Kalamazoo to East Lansing. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from East Lansing to Kalamazoo for $21.00.

What train services are there from East Lansing to Kalamazoo?

Amtrak Blue Water is the one and only train line which connects East Lansing to Kalamazoo. 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 30m$10.64

Where is the train station in East Lansing?

There is one train station in East Lansing:

  • Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E

Where is the train station in Kalamazoo?

Kalamazoo has one train station:

  • 459 N Burdick St

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