City Loops

 

Traverse City fixed-stop routes are called City Loops.

 

 

Explore all the ways you can get around the T.C. area below. One-way fare is only $1.50 or $.75 for riders qualifying for reduced fare. Learn more about BATA's bus fares.

 

City Loop Service runs:

Mon – Fri          6:00am – 9:00pm 

Saturday           9:00am – 9:00pm 

Sunday             9:00am –  8:00pm

 

Scroll down for schedules and additional information or use our online Google Transit Trip Planner tool.

 

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 March 24, 2017

 

 

City Loop - Route 1 

NOTE: There is no Bus B service from noon to 3 p.m. and after 7 p.m. during the weekday. Also only Bus A service runs on the weekend.

 

City Loop - Route 2

NOTE: There is no Bus B service from noon to 3 p.m. and after 7 p.m. during the weekday. Also only Bus A service runs on the weekend.

NOTE: The City Loop Route 2 Outbound stop at Cass St. and Lake Ave. (#205) has been moved slightly to the north on the other side of Lake Ave. in front of the Haggerty Insurance building. The timing of the stop will not change. 

 

City Loop - Route 3

NOTE: There is no Bus B service from noon to 3 p.m. and after 7 p.m. during the weekday. Also only Bus A service runs on the weekend.

 

City Loop - Route 4

NOTE: There is no Bus B service from noon to 3 p.m. and after 7 p.m. during the weekday. Also only Bus A service runs on the weekend.

NOTE: The Route 4 Cherry Blossom Cinema Stop #463 is moving over to the corner across from Lucky's Market in front of the Sit Means Sit Dog Training. The arrival and departure times are not changing. 

 

City Loop - Route 5 

NOTE: There is no Bus B service from noon to 3 p.m. and after 7 p.m. during the weekday. Also only Bus A service runs on the weekend.