Service Advisories

Fares

From East Lansing … to Ann Arbor

Advance Reservation – Purchased online, discounted* (Restricted - can be cancelled and refunded up to 48 hours before departure)
to Ann Arbor One Way Round Trip
1 Passenger $15 $30
2 Passenger $30 $60
*For tickets purchased by phone―or by paying cash to the driver―the standard rate is $5 higher per person in each direction. Driver only has single passenger tickets.Cash walk-on passengers must have exact change.


From East Lansing … to Detroit Metro Airport

Advance Reservation – Purchased online, discounted* (Restricted - can be cancelled and refunded up to 48 hours before departure prior to the first travel date of the reservation)
to Detroit Metro Airport One Way Round Trip
1 Passenger $32 $54
2 Passenger $54 $84
*For tickets purchased by phone―or by paying cash to the driver―the standard rate is $5 higher per person in each direction. Driver has only single passenger tickets. Cash walk-on passengers must have exact change. Senior/ADA should show card to the driver.

From Ann Arbor … to Detroit Metro Airport "AirRide"**

Advance Reservation – Purchased online, discounted* (Restricted - can be cancelled and refunded up to 48 hours before departure prior to the first travel date of the reservation)
to Detroit Metro One Way Round Trip
Standard $12 $22
Senior or ADA (card required) $6 $11
Youth (2-17) $6 $11
*For phone reservations or cash walk-on fares paid to the driver - tickets are $3.00 higher for adults and $1.50 higher for Senior/ADA; Driver only offers single passenger tickets. Senior/ADA must have the Senior Gold or the ADA card from AAATA to qualify.


Cash must be exact change.

From Ann Arbor … to East Lansing****

Advance Reservation – Purchased online, discounted* (Restricted - can be cancelled and refunded up to 48 hours before departure)
to East Lansing One Way Round Trip
1 Passenger $15 $30
2 Passenger $30 $60
*For tickets purchased by phone―or by paying cash to the driver―the standard rate is $5 higher per person. Cash walk-on passengers must have exact change.




** The discounted advanced fares must be purchased online, book your reservations here.

***Children and youth 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent; unaccompanied minors 12-17 pay the adult fare.

****Fares from Ann Arbor to East Lansing must be prepaid. Driver will bypass Ann Arbor if no reservations have been made.


From Detroit Metro Airport … to Ann Arbor**

Advance Reservation –Purchased online, discounted*: Restricted (Can be cancelled and refunded up to 48 hours before departure prior to the first travel date of the reservation)
to Ann Arbor One Way Round Trip
Standard $12 $22
Senior or ADA (card required) $6 $11
Children (2-17)*** $6 $11
*For phone reservations or cash walk-on fares paid to the driver-tickets are $3.00 higher for adults and $1.50 higher for Senior/ADA; Driver only offers single passenger tickets.Senior/ADA must have the Senior Gold or the ADA card from AAATA to qualify.

Cash must be exact change

From Detroit Metro Airport … to East Lansing**

Advance Reservation – Purchased online, discounted* (Restricted - can be cancelled and refunded up to 48 hours before departure prior to the first travel date of the reservation)
to East Lansing One Way Round Trip
1 Passenger $32 $54
2 Passenger $54 $84
*For tickets purchased by phone―or by paying cash to the driver―the standard rate is $5 higher per person. Cash walk-on passengers must have exact change.


**The discounted advanced fares must be purchased online, book your reservations here.

***Children and youth 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent; unaccompanied minors 12-17 pay the adult fare. Senior/ADA present card to driver

 

Discounts & Promotions

Advanced Purchase Discount

Discounted advance purchase tickets must be purchased online at least one hour prior to departure. However, passengers leaving from our East Lansing location may buy discounted advance purchase tickets in our office up until 5 minutes before departure during office hours (6:15 am - 6:00 pm Mon-Fri, and 10 am –6:00pm Sat - Sun.)



Ann Arbor AirRide Discount

From Ann Arbor only, reduced AirRide fares are available for seniors 60 and older, people who have a disability, and those who are income eligible. To receive these discounts, an AAATA/TheRide-issued "GoldRide" or "Fare Deal" Card is required. If you already have one of these cards and would like to purchase discounted tickets online, book your reservations here.

To apply for a "GoldRide" or "Fare Deal" Card,  click here.

Children and Youth must be 17 years of age or younger and accompanied by an adult from the same household in order to pay the child fare.

 


Group Discounts

The more passengers traveling together, the greater your savings, so long as the fare for the entire group is paid with one credit card at the same time. For example, the round trip fare between East Lansing and Detroit Metro Airport for a group of three adults is $42 per ticket (or $126 total), whereas the fare for one person traveling alone is $54 (or a total of $162 for three people traveling separately.) For groups of 20 or more, please call our office at 517-333-0400 to arrange for even greater savings.


Round Trip Discounts

To qualify for a round trip discount, a reservation must be booked for the same number of passengers in both directions and from the same origin/destination points.


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