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Route 740 12 Mile End of Gratiot Construction Detour 11/25/2021 - 12/8/2021

Construction on 12 Mile Rd at Gratiot will be completed by the end of the day, Wednesday, November 24, 2021. Therefore, Route 740 Twelve Mile will resume regular routing on Thursday, November 25, 2021.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 255 530 620 635 805 851 Construction Detours 10/19/2021 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Washington Blvd, Routes 255, 530, 620, 635, 805, and 851 will be on detour effective immediately until further notice as follows:

Westbound 255 & 805; Northbound 851; Southbound 530, 620, 635: Regular route to westbound Fort, right Shelby, left Lafayette Blvd, right Washington Blvd, regular route.

Eastbound 255 & 805; Southbound 851; Northbound 530, 620, 635: Will operate on regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 495 John R State Fair Ave Closure Detour 9/14/2021 - Until further notice

Due to the closure of State Fair Ave east of Woodward Ave, Route 495 John R buses will be detoured effective immediately as follows:

Northbound:  Regular route on southbound Woodward Ave past first turnback past State Fair Ave, left first turnback past 7 Mile Rd to northbound Woodward Ave, right 7 Mile Rd, left John R past State Fair Ave, regular route.

Southbound:  Regular route to State fair Ave, past State Fair Ave, right 7 Mile Rd, right Woodward Ave past State Fair Ave, regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 851 OCC Orchard Ridge Construction Detour 7/28/2021 - Until further notice

Due to construction in lots 1A, 2A, and 3A, at the OCC Orchard Ridge campus, Route 851 Park & Ride trips will be detoured beginning Wednesday, July 28, 2021 until further notice as follows:

Northbound/Southbound:  Regular route to westbound Oakland Dr, past East Campus Dr, right Lot 8 (Pick up passengers in Lot 8), left Oakland Dr past East Campus Dr, regular route.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 460 730 Building Construction Detour 7/28/2021 - Until further notice

Due to building construction on S. Lafayette, north of 6th St, Routes 460 Woodward and 730 Ten Mile will be on detour effective immediately until further notice as follows:

Southbound route 460 trips and westbound 730 trips will operate regular route.

460 Northbound and 730 Eastbound:  Regular route on northbound S Washington Ave, past 6th, left 4th, right S Lafayette Ave, regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 405 Henry Ford West Bloomfield Construction Detour 7/21/2021 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Henry Ford Hospital, West Bloomfield campus, trips on Route 405 will be on detour, effective immediately until further notice as follows:

Eastbound:  From layover area, left Maple Rd, left Henry Ford Hospital main entrance, left drive to main entrance, keep left on drive left of canopy (DO NOT DRIVE UNDER CANOPY), continue left to stop, right driveway, left road to Maple Rd, right Maple Rd, regular route.

Westbound:  Regular route to Henry Ford Hospital main entrance, left drive to main entrance, keep left on drive left of canopy (DO NOT DRIVE UNDER CANOPY), continue left to stop, right driveway, left road to Maple Rd. (layover on gravel)

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 560 Gratiot Temporary Bus Stop Closures 6/4/2021 - Until further notice

Due to road construction on Gratiot Ave between 11 Mile Rd and Common Rd, the following bus stops will be temporarily closed, effective Friday June 4, 2021 until further notice.

Northbound: Gratiot & 11 Mile Rd, Gratiot & Brohl, Gratiot & Melvin, Gratiot & Florence, Gratiot & Delaware, and Gratiot & Florida.

Southbound: Gratiot & Florida, Gratiot & Eastland Ave, Gratiot & Connecticut, Gratiot & Galloway, Gratiot & Utica, and Gratiot & Roseville Blvd.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 560 Gratiot REVISED Temporary Bus Stop Relocation 5/7/2021 - Until further notice

Due to road work on northbound Gratiot Ave at Martin Rd, the SMART bus stop located just north of Martin Rd, in front of Apple Annie’s, will be temporarily relocated northward, in front of Sacred Heart Church, effective Friday May 7, 2021 unil further notice.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 560 Gratiot Temporary Bus Stop Closure 5/7/2021 - Until further notice

Due to road work on southbound Gratiot Ave, the SMART bus stop located just south of Utica Rd, in front of the Marathon gas station, will be temporarily closed effective immediately until further notice.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 525 Groesbeck Construction Detour 4/14/2021 - Until further notice

Due to road construction on northbound Kelly Rd, north of 14 Mile Rd, Route 525 buses will be on detour effective immediately as follows:

Southbound: Will operate on regular route.

Northbound: Regular route to westbound 14 Mile Rd, past Kelly Rd, right Groesbeck, past Kelly Rd, regular route.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 780 15 Mile Crosstown Construction Detour 4/8/2021 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Maple Rd between Franklin Rd and Inkster Rd, trips on Route 780 15 Mile Crosstown will be on detour April 8, 2021 until further notice as follows:

Westbound: Regular route to Franklin Rd, right Franklin Rd, left Walnut Lake Rd, left Inkster Rd, right Maple Rd, regular route.

Eastbound: Regular route to Inkster Rd, left Inkster Rd, right Walnut Lake Rd, right Franklin Rd, left Maple Rd, regular route.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 140 Southshore Allen Rd Construction Detour 4/5/2021 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Allen Rd, Route 140 Southshore will be on detour effective immediately until further notice as follows:

Northbound: Regular route to Allen Rd, past Allen Rd onto Southfield Fwy, right exit to Outer Dr (Exit 3), right Outer Dr, past Allen Rd, regular route.

Southbound: Regular route to Allen Rd, past Allen Rd, left Stanley, left westbound Outer Dr, left Southfield Fwy service drive, left onto Southfield Fwy, continue onto Southfield Rd, past Allen Rd, regular route.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 760 13 Mile 14 Mile Crosstown Construction Detour 3/16/2021 - Until further notice

Due to construction on Crooks Rd at 14 Mile Rd, Route 760 13 Mile-14 Mile Crosstown will be on detour beginning Tuesday, March 16, 2021 until further notice as follows:

Eastbound: Regular route to Royal Oak Meijer, left Meijer Dr, continue onto Delemere, left 14 Mile Rd past Crooks Rd, regular route.

Westbound: Will operate on regular route.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515

Routes 610 615 Bus Stop Temporary Closure 9/4/2020 - Until further notice

Effective Friday, September 4, 2020, due to the road construction in progress near the corner of westbound Moross Rd, just west of Mack Ave, the SMART stop on westbound Moross Rd just west of Mack Ave has been temporarily closed. 

Passengers desiring to board and deboard at this stop may do so at the main entrance driveway to St John Hospital, east of Chandler Park Dr.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Routes 461 462 FAST Woodward Delays 8/24/2020 - Until further notice

Due to road construction and lane closures on Woodward Ave between Chandler and Tennyson, and at the Davison Fwy beginning Monday, August 24, 2020, service on Routes 461/462 FAST Woodward may not operate on time.  We appreciate your patience during this time.

If you have any questions, please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.

Route 460 Downtown Birmingham Detour 8/15/2018 - Until further notice

Due to road modifications on Old Woodward Ave. and Maple Rd in downtown Birmingham, Woodward Local Route 460, will be detoured effective immediately and until further notice as follows:

Southbound: Regular route to Hamilton, continue past Hamilton, left Oakland, left Old Woodward, regular route.

Northbound: Regular route to Maple, continue past Maple Rd, right Oakland, right (New) Woodward, left first turnback past Maple to northbound Woodward, right Maple, regular route.

If you have any questions please call Customer Service at (866) 962-5515.