CATA announces summer service changes and reductions effective May 9
CATA’s Spartan Service, which provides additional bus service during Michigan State University’s fall and spring semesters, will soon conclude for the summer.
All MSU campus service will be suspended as of Monday, May 9, 2022. Additionally, service on Routes 1, 12, 23, 24, 25 and 26 will operate at reduced or varied levels over the summer break through Aug. 28, 2022.
Details about CATA’s summer break service changes are outlined below. For complete route-by-route schedules, refer to Routes & Schedules at cata.org.
Route 1 – Downtown Lansing/Meridian Mall: Monday – Friday, evening departures from bus stops along downtown Lansing’s Capitol Loop will continue to depart up to 8 minutes later.
Route 12 – W. Michigan/Waverly/LCC West: Starting May 10, weekday frequencies will change to every 45 minutes most of the day and evening as outlined in the LCC Breaks and Holiday Service schedule. On the last day of classes (Monday, May 9), a shuttle bus will transport passengers from Ollie’s parking lot at St. Joseph and Waverly to LCC West.
Route 20 – South Harrison/Jolly/Dunckel: Buses will maintain service throughout Spartan Village on all outbound and inbound trips. Buses will continue to travel into the MSU-CATA Transportation Center and serve the Shaw and Farm boarding area.
Route 22 – MSU/Haslett/Okemos: Buses will continue to travel into the MSU-CATA Transportation Center and serve the Shaw and Farm boarding area.
Route 23 – MSU/Okemos/Haslett: Monday – Friday between 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., buses will run less often, every 35 to 45 minutes rather than every 25 minutes. Buses will continue to travel into the MSU-CATA Transportation Center and serve the Shaw and Farm boarding area.
Route 24 – East Lansing/E. Lake Lansing Road: Monday – Friday, buses will operate every 30 minutes rather than every 35 minutes until 6:25 p.m.
Route 25 – North Harrison: Route 25 weekday buses will operate every 60 minutes during the day rather than every 30 minutes.
Route 26 – Abbot/Chandler: Route 26 weekday buses will operate every 45 minutes rather than every 23 minutes and conclude service at 7:15 p.m. Saturday service will end at 7:15 p.m. at the MSU-CTC/Ramp 1. There will be no late-night service to downtown East Lansing Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Route 32 – Commuter Lot/Snyder Hall/Clinical Center: Weekday buses will depart every 30 minutes between 7 a.m. and 7:25 p.m.
Routes 30, 31, 33-36, 38, 39, Lot Link & Night Owl: Routes and services do not operate during the break.
Spartan Service is scheduled to resume Monday, Aug. 29, 2022.
For more information, please contact a CATA Customer Experience Representative at email@example.com or (517) 394-1000.