Detroit Department of Transportation

We help residents and visitors get to their destinations

Update for Thursday, Jan. 20: The Cashier's Office at 1301 E. Warren Ave. will be closed today, Thursday, Jan. 20, and until further notice due to a building problem. Riders are asked to visit Rosa Parks Transit Center downtown to buy passes. Thank you for your patience.


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.

See also: ParaTransit Rider Alert - Detroit MetroLift Service and November Service Changes.  

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Responding to COVID-19 

DDOT takes the COVID-19 situation very seriously. We are working with the City of Detroit, state and local public health officials and following the CDC’s guidance to reduce the spread of COVID-19. 

Learn more about DDOT COVID-19 updates.

Proposed State Fair Transit Center 

The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) invites all community and business organizations, neighborhood residents, and other stakeholders to learn and share your opinion about the proposed transit center at the State Fairgrounds.  Learn more

Public Notifications

DDOT Public Notifications include information about weekly service performance, ridership, the Local Advisory Council (LAC) and fares.

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