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Lowest Price$137.00
Fastest Train30h 21m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Greensboro-East Lansing Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Greensboro 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. 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.

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

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Greensboro to East Lansing. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

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, $155.50 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Greensboro to East Lansing.

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

The distance between Greensboro and East Lansing is approximately 524 miles, or 843 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 36 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 30 hours and 21 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Greensboro to East Lansing 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Greensboro at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

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

Trains leave the station in Greensboro twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from East Lansing to Greensboro. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Greensboro to East Lansing for $149.00.

What train services are there from Greensboro to East Lansing?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Greensboro to East Lansing. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak21d 12h 0m$155.50

Where is the train station in Greensboro?

There is one train station in Greensboro:

  • Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington 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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