Getting Around Ann Arbor by Bus
TheRide, the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA) bus service, provides exceptional bus service in the Greater Ann Arbor Area. With TheRide’s Blake Transit Center centrally located in downtown Ann Arbor, many bus routes begin and end downtown
The go!pass is a great employee benefit funded by the DDA and administered by the getDowntown program. With the go!pass, employees who work at companies within located within the DDA boundaries can ride any of the TheRide’s fixed route buses, receive discounts on other commuter services and gets tons of discounts at downtown Ann Arbor businesses. For program requirements and to order passes contact Lilliane Webb.
TheRide offers curb-to-curb services during late night hours and on major holidays when other services are not operating.
A-Ride is a shared ride, advanced reservation, ADA paratransit service intended to provide a comparable level of transportation as provided by a TheRide fixed-route bus. A-Ride riders share trips if they are generally traveling in the same direction at the same time. Trips are scheduled without regard to the purpose of the trip. A-Ride trips are provided in lift-equipped buses and sedan type vehicles. TheRide also provides service to non-disabled seniors aged 65 and older, called GoldRide.
TheRide provides frequent, quick and convenient service to Detroit Metro Airport through AirRide.
The getDowntown Program provides commuting programs and services to downtown Ann Arbor employees and employers. The DDA is a proud funder of this program. To learn more about services available to employers and employees contact Lilliane Webb, email@example.com.
The University of Michigan Blue Bus system is free to all riders, not just U of M staff and students. Find out more info about bus routes and schedules.
Wednesday, October 4, 2023 at Noon
Ann Arbor DDA Offices
150 South Fifth Avenue
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
Non-Regularly Scheduled/Special Meetings
DDA Informational Meetings 2023
Wednesday, June 7, 2023 at Noon (Completed)
Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at Noon
Special/Non-Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting