Taxis. Shuttles. Buses. And don’t forget the People Mover. There are many ways to take you where you need to go.
There are a number of buses and taxis that run throughout Detroit. When using public transportation, it's a good idea to check fares, stops and schedules ahead of time.
Buses travel throughout the metropolitan Detroit area and several suburbs (including Royal Oak). For information on schedules, fares and bus routes call 313.962.5515.
Buses travel throughout the city of Detroit. For information on bus routes, scheduling, and additional services, contact 888.DDOT.BUS or 888.336.8287. The service also provides callers with estimated travel and walking times between various stops, ticket and fare information, lost and found reports, and Gray Line sightseeing tours.
Detroit People Mover
This elevated transit system circles the Central Business District of Detroit, including Greektown, Cobo Hall, the Renaissance Center and Joe Louis Arena.
To get a taxi in Detroit, it is best to call and arrange to be picked up.
Rates: $2.50 pick up plus $1.50 a mile
Rates: $2.50 pick up plus $1.60 a mile
Detroit Cab Company
Greyhound Bus Lines
Location nearest CCS: 1001 Howard Street
11 West Baltimore
Motor City Driving
It's fairly easy to get around Detroit by car once you familiarize yourself with area streets and freeways. Just purchase a city map and you'll be on your way. To renew your license or get a Michigan driver's license, visit a Secretary of State office.
Nearby Secretary of State offices:
7310 Woodward Avenue (in the Labor Building)
550 Washington Boulevard
8717 Joseph Campau, Hamtramck