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The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) is the largest public transit provider in Michigan that serves the city of Detroit, surrounding suburbs, and neighboring cities, including Highland Park and Hamtramck. DDOT prides itself on providing reliable, clean, safe, and efficient service to an average of 85,000 riders daily.


Several route and schedules changes have taken effect Monday, April 24. Bus timetables will be updated to better reflect travel times on these routes: 17-Eight Mile, 27-Joy, 32-McNichols, 38-Plymouth, and 52-Chene. All weekday daytime trips on 16-Dexter will serve both the WCCCD terminal and the Northland terminal, similar to the night/weekend service. An additional morning trip will be added one hour earlier on the following routes: 15-Chicago/Davidson, 18-Fenkell, 23-Hamilton, 27-Joy, 30-Livernois, 31-Mack, 39-Puritan, 41-Shaefer, 60-Evergreen, and 67-Cadillac/Harper. Also, an additional evening trip will be added one hour later on the following routes: 15-Chicago/Davidson, 27-Joy, 38-Plymouth, 39-Puritan, 41-Shaefer, and 43-Schoolcraft. See our updated schedules on our Bus Schedules page.

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Pass Service Alert:
The DDOT Cashier’s Office and Reduced Fares Program has relocated to the Rosa Parks Transit Center.

Cashier’s Window hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Reduced Fares program hours are 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Cashier's Office number is (313) 833-1661