University of Michigan Parking & Transportation Services
The PTS Department provides parking and transportation services to employees, students, departments and visitors at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor campuses. We operate and maintain more than 27,000 parking spaces, provide campus bus service 360 days a year with roughly 60 buses serving 12 routes, maintain a fleet of approximately 1,000 vehicles of various types and uses, and offer vanpools and other alternative transportation options available to the campus community.
PTS Thanksgiving Service
Facilities and Operations would like to remind you of modified services through the Thanksgiving weekend. During the holiday weekend, please call:
Staff Parking: Parking enforcement will be suspended Thursday-Friday, November 26-27 for permits and meter fees in all parking areas except the Cancer Center (P1), Taubman (P2), Simpson Circle (Mott or P4), and Frankel Cardiovascular Center (P5) parking structures. Regular parking enforcement will resume at 6 a.m. on November 28.Read More
AAATA Thanksgiving Service
The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) will not operate regular fixed-route bus service, ExpressRide service, A-Ride, or senior shared-ride services on Thursday, November 26, 2015 in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. AirRide service between Ann Arbor and Detroit Metro Airport operates 365 days a year. The "Book a Trip" feature on MyAirRide.com displays the AirRide holiday schedules
Both the Blake Transit Center and the Ypsilanti Transit Center will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but will reopen on Friday, November 27. TheRide's Main Office on S. Industrial Hwy. will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and Friday, November 27, but will reopen on Monday, November 30.Read More
University of Michigan Receives Bicycle Friendly Award
November 5th, 2015. The League of American Bicyclists recognized the University of Michigan with a Silver level Bicycle Friendly University (BFUSM) award, joining more than 100 visionary colleges and universities from across the country.
With the announcement of 49 new and renewing BFUs today from 31 states, U-M joins a cutting-edge group of colleges and universities across the United States transforming their campuses and the communities around them. There are now 127 BFUs in 42 states and Washington, D.C.Read More