2019 Fall Service Changes

Fall service changes are effective August 26, 2019. Below are the route-by-route details. 

Route 1 Downtown Lansing/ Meridian Mall             

  • Friday and Saturday late-night trips will run the same year-round and follow the more frequent schedule previously referred to as Spartan Service.
  • Capitol Loop trips will run the same year-round in the morning and slightly different in the evening during MSU breaks and holidays.

Route 3 Willow/Lansing Mall                

  • Saturday: Three trips have been added in the morning at 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. to provide 30-minute service all day.
  • Sunday: Added trips throughout the day increase the frequency of service from 60 minutes to 30 minutes all day.

Route 7 Aurelius/Miller

  • The 7:30 a.m. trip from the CTC will depart ten minutes later (at 7:40 a.m.) as well as all stops on this outbound (southbound) trip.
  • The 8:15 a.m. trip from Meijer S. Pennsylvania will depart ten minutes later (at 8:25 a.m.) and all other stops on this inbound (northbound) trip will depart five minutes later.
  • Buses will depart Meijer S. Pennsylvania five minutes later throughout the day. This change will not impact departure times at any other inbound (northbound) stops.

Route 8 Pennsylvania/Holt              

  • Saturday & Sunday: Added trips throughout the day will increase the frequency of service from 45 minutes to 30 minutes all day.

Route 9 South Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd./Miller              

  • Saturday & Sunday: Added trips throughout the day will increase the frequency of service from 45 minutes to 30 minutes all day.

Route 20 S. Harrison/Jolly/Dunckel          

  • Weekday buses will run the same schedule year-round. The only change in service will be during MSU breaks and holidays when buses travel into Spartan Village.
  • Buses will no longer operate more frequently Monday through Thursday during Spartan Service periods.

Route 24 East Lansing/E. Lake Lansing Road

  • During MSU breaks and holidays. the inbound (southbound) 7 a.m. weekday trip from Meijer Lake Lansing will depart ten minutes later (at 7:10 a.m.). All stops on this trip will depart 11-12 minutes later.

MSU CAMPUS — Free Fares on Routes 30-39 resume Aug. 26, 2019

Route 32 Commuter Lot/Snyder Hall/Clinical Center (Year-Round Service)

  • Buses will travel to Snyder/Phillips Residence Halls after departing the Auditorium on trips headed south to the Clinical Center and Commuter Lot.

Route 33 North & South Neighborhoods

  • The route will operate until 10:30 p.m. with buses running every 40 minutes after 7 p.m.

Route 38 Spartan Village

  • The route will operate every 30 minutes until 10:45 p.m. and travel Harrison Road to Shaw Lane into campus rather than Trowbridge and Wilson roads.

Lot Link

  • Spartan Village will be served by Lot Link Monday through Friday from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. upon request. A 60-cent fare or bus pass is required.

REMINDER

Spartan Service resumes Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, with the following:

  • Routes 23, 25 and 26 additional trips provided
  • Route 24 — weekday frequency changes to every 35 minutes until approximately 6:30  p.m. 
  • Routes 30-39 —  return to campus with free fares
  • Lot Link and Night Owl return to campus. A 60-cent fare or bus pass is required.
  • Route 12 —  resumes service to LCC West with changes in frequency

 

GENERAL 

The day after Thanksgiving (Friday, Nov. 29, 2019) Service levels will be reduced on:

  • Route 26 — follows the Saturday Spartan Service 40-minute frequency schedule
  • Route 26 Late Night — no Late Night service
  • MSU campus — will be served by Routes 34, 35, 36 and Lot Link

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Monday, Jan. 20, 2020)There will be no change in service on any route.