Transportation

Amtrak

You can purchase train tickets online at their website, at a station, or by telephone. The train goes to Chicago, Illinois or to Pontiac, Michigan.

Address:

325 Depot St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (800) 872-7245

Website: www.amtrak.com

Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA)

Reduced fare cards are available for low-income persons, senior citizens and people with

disabilities. Need a valid proof of Medicaid/Medicare card or written authorization from a

participating social service agency for reduced fares.

Address:

2700 S. Industrial Hwy

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 973-6500

Website: http://www.theride.org/Fares-Passes

Holiday & Night Ride: http://www.theride.org/services/holiday-late-night-service

Community Mental Health (CMH) or Project Outreach Team (PORT)

We provide mental health services to adults with a severe and persistent mental illness, children with a severe emotional disturbance, and individuals with a developmental disability, residing in the county.

Among many other programs and services, CMH provides transportation assistance.

Address:

555 Towner St. P.O. Box 915

Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Phone: (734) 544-3050

Website: https://www.washtenaw.org/839/Community-Mental-Health

Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm

Greyhound

Greyhound is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 2,300

destinations with 13,000 daily departures across North America.

Address:

325 Depot St.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 662-5212

Website: www.greyhound.com

Hours: Mon-Sun, 7:00am-2:30pm and 4:00pm-11:30pm

Hope Center of Ypsilanti

Hope Center offers bus tokens to patients so that they can get to appointments. Patients must call ahead to receive bus tokens and can obtain bus tokens once every 30 days.

Address:

518 Harriet Street

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 484-2989

Website: http://www.thehopeclinic.org/

Hours:

Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5:00pm

Sat, 8:30am-11:00am

Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County

JFS provides low-cost transportation for older adults (age 60 and up) and people with disabilities. They can ride the CareVan to go to to medical appointments, grocery stores, errands, or anywhere else they need to go.

Address:

2245 S. State St.

Ste 200 Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Phone: (734) 769-0209

Website: https://jfsannarbor.org/programs-services/transportation-services/

Email: info@jfsannarbor.org

Hours: 

Mon-Thur, 9:00am-5:00pm

Fri, 9:00am-3:00pm

Michigan Works!

Michigan Works! can help job seekers finding work through this organization obtain transportation assistance. You need to meet with a career adviser first in order to make sure you have the necessary documents to receive assistance.

Address:

304 Harriet St.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone: (734) 714-9814

Website: http://www.michiganworks.org/

https://www.mwse.org/

People’s Express

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 AAATA bus route. Most

our buses and vans are lift-equipped and meet ADA requirements. Reservations must be made at least 3 business days in advance.

Phone: (877) 214-6073

Website: http://www.peoplesexpressmi.com/

Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri, 8:00am-5:00pm (last pick-up is at 4:30pm)

Scheduling Hours: Mon-Fri, 10:00am-2:00pm

SOS Community Services

SOS Resource Center offers bus tokens and Fare Deal application assistance.

Address:

114 N. River

Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Phone: (734) 485-8730

Website: http://soscs.org/sos-resource-center/

Walk-In Hours: 

Mon, 9:00am-1:00pm

Thurs & Fri, 9:00am-4:00pm

Shelter Association of Washtenaw County (SAWC)

Bus tokens are provided to homeless clients.

Address:

312 W. Huron St

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Phone: (734) 662-2829

Website: http://www.annarborshelter.org/

Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00am-4:30pm

Southeast Michigan Commuter Connect

Southeast Michigan Commuter Connect (formerly MiRideshare) is a trip planning and commuter-matching service that provides a one-stop-shop trip planning tool for improving your commute, whether you carpool, vanpool, walk, bike, or take transit. Through Commuter Connect’s easy-to-use interface and mobile app, you can search for all available transportation options for your commute by simply entering an origin and destination.

Western Washtenaw Area Value Express (The WAVE)

Western-Washtenaw Area Value Express (WAVE) is a non-profit service organization that

exists to provide affordable transportation to older adults, persons with disabilities, and

other transit-dependent individuals in western Washtenaw County. Senior or Person with Disability ($2.00 within the city or village limits, $2.50 outside), Under Age 65 ($4 within city, $5 outside)

Phone: (734) 475-9494

Website: http://www.ridethewavebus.org/

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:00pm

Missing or Inaccurate information?

 

Please email info@canannarbor.org with suggestions for updates.

Mission

The links below will take you to our main website:

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Locations

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Additional Websites

CAN Washtenaw

Community Action Network website

CAN Academy

Online training & resources for CAN staff, interns, and volunteers

CAN Mission Statement

Community Action Network partners with children, youth, and families from under-resourced Washtenaw County neighborhoods to create better futures for themselves, and improve the communities in which they live.

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