City Loops


Traverse City fixed-stop routes are called City Loops.


Explore all the ways you can get around the T.C. area below. Scroll down for schedules and additional information.  


City Loop Route Insights:

  • No Bus B service on Routes 1-5 from noon to 3 pm Mon-Fri. Bus B service also ends at 7 pm Mon-Fri.
  • Routes 1-5 first bus (Bus A) departs inbound @ 6am Mon-Fri, 9am Sat-Sun
  • Last bus (Bus A) departs Outbound 8:30pm Mon-Sat, Sun @ 7:30pm
  • Routes 1-5 Bus A service only on Saturdays and Sundays. 


Route Map & Schedules Effective June 22, 2015



City Loop - Route 1 

NOTE: Starting July 27 City Loop Route 1 stops #151 / #135 Veterans Drive @ Albany Street will now be serviced from our bus shelter on Albany Street at back entrance to the Grand Traverse Metro Fire Department Station 11 fire barn. If you have any questions please call BATA Dispatch at 231.941.2324 for more information.



City Loop - Route 2



City Loop - Route 3



City Loop - Route 4



City Loop - Route 5 (Serivce on Route 5 is back to normal - 07/10/15)