The distance between Gainesville to East Lansing is 930.41 miles or 1496.98 km. A train trip from Gainesville to East Lansing typically takes 34 hours, If you are looking to get to East Lansing faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 32 hours and 32 minutes to get from Gainesville to East Lansing.
Going from Gainesville to East Lansing by train takes over 34 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Tuesday trains from Gainesville to East Lansing are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to East Lansing. One train carrier operates regular service on the Gainesville to East Lansing route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Gainesville to East Lansing, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Gainesville to East Lansing, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Gainesville to East Lansing, which start at $169.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Gainesville to East Lansing start from $170.00, and on average cost $178.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to East Lansing. Amtrak in Gainesville leaves from 605 E California St, And in East Lansing trains arrive at Train Station - 1240 S Harrison Rd E,
From Gainesville to East Lansing train travel on Amtrak takes 34 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to East Lansing faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 33 hours and 0 minutes.