East Lansing is served by four airports.

  • The Capital Region International Airport (LAN) is the nearest to the Michigan State University campus, 15 minutes by taxi or shuttle ride.
  • Flint Bishop Airport (FNT) is accessible by car, a 45-minute drive to East Lansing.
  • The Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) in Grand Rapids is accessible by ground transportation, or a 70-minute drive.
  • Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) is accessible by the Michigan Flyer bus, hosting 9 trips a day, or an 80-minute drive.

Ground Transportation and Car Rental

Transportation from Detroit Metro Airport

Scheduled commercial shuttle service, private cars, and rental cars provide options between Detroit Metro Airport and East Lansing.

Highway Construction Information and Maps