OverviewPublic Transportation from Detroit Metropolitan Airport: For Ground Transportation information at the Airport call 734-942-3623. Taxis, hotel shuttles, rental cars, Smart buses & AirRide are located in the McNamara Ground Transportation Center, on Level 4.
Public buses serving the surrounding region make stops at the North Terminal's Ground Transportation Center and at McNamara Terminal's internantional arrivals level curb (the lowest level - outside and to the right of the building exit. AirRide & SMART transportation services are now in the Mcamara Ground Transportation Center.
SMART public buses of the Metro Detroit Area Transit (tel: 866-962-5515 or visit: www.smartbus.org) at the McNamara Ground Transportation Center make runs to the City and its surrounding counties of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb; they offers choices of fixed-route buses, curb-to-curb 'Connector' mini-buses, and the 'Community Transit' vans.
- Buses 125 & 280 serve the North Terminal;
- Bus 125 serves the McNamara Terminal.
Ann Arbor airRide - a public bus (visit: www.myairride.com) at the McNamara Ground Transportation Center offers transport to the Ann Arbor Area - from there, connection on airRide service is available to destinations throughout Washtenaw County.
NOTE: The Regional Transit Authority's new proposal is to connect several metro Detroit communities by various types of public transit, including rail & bus systems. An 'Airport Express' option is considered to link DTW to Ann Arbor, downtown Detroit, Macomb County, Oakland County, Ypsilanti and I-275 /Oakland County.