Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is located 30 miles east of Ann Arbor on I-94. It takes approximately 45 minutes to reach campus from the airport. (Other airport options include Bishop International Airport in Flint, MI (FNT), about 50 miles north, or Toledo Express Airport in Toledo, OH (TOL), approximately 45 miles south.)
- AirRide is a bus service that offers 12 round trips daily to Detroit Metro and back. They drop-off and pick-up at the Blake Transit Center, 328 S. Fifth Ave., just a few blocks from the University of Michigan’s Central Campus. The cost is $12 one-way or $22 round-trip if you reserve your ticket in advance. Check the AirRide schedule and make online reservations at MyAirRide.com.
From the Blake Transit Center there are three options to get to North Quad, The Bell Tower or The Graduate Hotel. 1) Take AATA bus 21 to the North Quad stop; check the bus 21 schedule for specific times, 2) Catch a local taxi at the the Blake Transit Center, or 3) Walk about 6 blocks to North Quad, The Bell Tower or The Graduate Hotel, check Google Maps for specific directions. Campus Inn is one block west of North Quad on Huron St. and The Bell Tower is one block south of North Quad on Thayer St.
- Several companies offer transportation between Ann Arbor and Metro Airport; most require reservations. View a list of airport transportation options. The average taxi rate is $45.00 from downtown Ann Arbor to DTW.
- Car rental is also available at DTW.
An Amtrak station is located in Ann Arbor, with regular train service nationwide. The station and ticket office is located at 325 Depot Street, 734.994.4906, or call 800.USA.RAIL. From the Amtrak station take AATA bus 21 to the North Quad stop; Campus Inn is one block west of North Quad on Huron St and The Bell Tower is one block south of North Quad on Thayer St. Check the bus 21 schedule for specific times.
Nationwide bus service is available from Greyhound Bus Lines, located at 115 E. Williams, 734.662.5511.
View available public parking in Ann Arbor here as well as realtime occupancy counts at public parking structures here.