Access to the campus is available on bus routes operated by the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation (SMART). Connecting service is available on routes operated by the Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT).

Direct service is available for most Detroit and western Wayne County residents, with transfer service available for Oakland and Macomb County commuters.  Additional information may be obtained by telephoning SMART at 313-962-5515.

UM-Dearborn provides a shuttle service between the main campus and Fairlane Center for students, staff and faculty. A valid ID card is required to board the shuttle. The shuttle will pick up and drop off passengers at the University Center turnaround, the Fairlane Center South turnaround and the Administration Building turnaround. For times of operation consult the Parking website: