Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI train

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Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Amtrak
04:00PM3h55
Union Station, Chicago, IL
08:55PMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
$1121One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
09:30PM11h35
Union Station, Chicago, IL
10:05AMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
$1581One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
09:30PM11h35
Union Station, Chicago, IL
10:05AMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
$1711One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 23
Amtrak
04:00PM3h55
Union Station, Chicago, IL
08:55PMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
0 transfers
Amtrak
09:30PM11h35
Union Station, Chicago, IL
10:05AMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
1 transfer
Amtrak
09:30PM11h35
Union Station, Chicago, IL
10:05AMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Fastest Journey

3 h 55 m

Average

9 h 1 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

278 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Chicago, IL for East Lansing, MI every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
04:00PM3h55
Union Station, Chicago, IL
08:55PMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
$1121One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
09:30PM11h35
Union Station, Chicago, IL
10:05AMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
$1711One-way
1 transfer
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
09:30PM11h35
Union Station, Chicago, IL
10:05AMEast Lansing Station, East Lansing, MI
$1581One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI

distanceDistance172 miles (278 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$64 (€56)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI cover the 172 miles (278 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 55 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $34 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $64 (€56).

Train providers: Amtrak from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI trains

Amtrak trains will get you to East Lansing, MI from Chicago, IL from $34 (€29). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains between Chicago, IL and East Lansing, MI, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

Amtrak from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 55 min
  • Cheapest Price: $34

FAQs: Trains from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI

FAQs: Travel by train from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI can start from as little as $34 (€29) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI is $64 (€56); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI train travel time is 3 h 55 min   for the 172 mile (278 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI leaves at 9: 00 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI leaves at 10: 00 PM.
For the journey from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to East Lansing, MI from Chicago, IL on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 00 PM.
A trip to East Lansing, MI from Chicago, IL is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Chicago, IL to East Lansing, MI by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Chicago, IL and East Lansing, MI including taking a bus, train or flight.

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