Introducing BATA's free Bayline bus route! 


Service Alert: Due to continued staffing shortages, BATA has had to adjust its service delivery to match the staffing resources currently available. Bayline weekday service will only have 20-minute frequency Monday - Friday and 30-minute frequency on Saturdays. 


Service Alert : Service Will RESUME to the East Bay Hotel District & Woodland Creek on Monday, June 13th! 


Bridge Construction: Learn how bridge construction is impacting the Bayline here: Downtown Bridge Construction: BATA


The Bayline bus line runs six days a week from 6 am–9 pm Monday - Friday and 9am - 9pm Saturday, with buses every 20 minutes. The Bayline bus provides FREE transportation in Traverse City, thanks to our sponsors. If you're looking fo easy downtown Traverse City transportation, we have you covered!

  • Free to ride, thanks to our sponsors: Munson Healthcare, National Cherry Festival, Traverse City Tourism, Traverse City Film Festival, TC Parking Services, DDA/DTCA, East Bay Township Beach District, TC Suds and Snow


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Updated: 06.12.22