Detroit Metropolitan International Airport (DTW) is only 20 miles from Ann Arbor, about a 30 minute drive. Remember, airlines suggest arriving approximately 2 hours before your flight. Detroit is a major hubs for Delta, but is served by essentially all major airlines. For more information, call 734-AIR–PORT (247–7678).
To get from the airport to Ann Arbor there are a number of taxi and limousine services you can choose from. Cab fare is approximately $70. Alternately, you can use AirRide, a shuttle service between the airport and the transit center in downtown Ann Arbor. This service runs 13 times during the day and is equipped with wireless internet service. A one way ticket on AirRide is $15, however, if a reservation is made in advance the fare is reduced to $12. If you do not have too much baggage, the transit center is a reasonable walk from campus and nearby hotels.
Cabs can get you around Ann Arbor, but keep in mind that we are not a big city where you can hail a taxi at every corner. It is best to call at least one hour ahead in order to make sure that you arrive at your destination on time. There is also a reasonably extensive bus service.