Western Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE)

TheRide's Route 30 - Jackson connects with the WAVE's Inter-Urban Express route at the Meijer store on Jackson Rd near Zeeb Rd. WAVE provides service to Dexter and Chelsea. 

Route 30 connects with the Inter-Urban Express on six weekday trips, six Saturday trips, and six Sunday trips.  Route 30 schedule information: [To Blake Transit Center] [To Meijer].

For details on WAVE service and fares, call 734.475.9494 or visit RideTheWaveBus.org.

People's Express

People's Express dial-a-ride service is available for individuals who qualify. The People’s Express (PEX) is a low cost Public Transportation Service for townships in Washtenaw County and transfers to a number of bus stops on the AATA bus route. Most our buses and vans are lift-equipped and meet ADA requirements. People's Express also provides transportation along the bordering townships of Oakland and Livingston County along the US-23 corridor from I-96 to Washtenaw County Hospitals (U of M and St. Joseph Mercy), Colleges, Businesses, Appointments or wherever you need to go.

Call 877-214-6073 between 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Monday - Friday to schedule your ride. For information, please contact People's Express directly at the Northfield Service Center at 877.214.6073 or visit peoplesexpressmi.com.


The getDowntown program is a partnership between the City of Ann Arbor, the Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority and the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority. A program of TheRide, getDowntown provides information and assistance to downtown businesses and employees on commuting options, such as biking, riding the bus, walking, carsharing, and carpooling . getDowntown runs many sustainable transportation programs and events throughout the year including the Commuter Challenge. Visit getDowntown.org to learn more.

University of Michigan buses run 7 days per week, year round, except for some exceptions on or around University holidays. When there are exceptions to the normal schedule, they will be addressed in a news item on the University of Michigan Parking & Transportation Services homepage.  Active students, faculty, and staff at the University of Michigan have unlimited access to TheRide's fixed route bus service through an agreement by which UM pays fares for UM riders.