Transportation Options

Whether you are looking for options to navigate around downtown Houghton, travel across the Upper Peninsula, or catch a bus to some of our neighboring cities, there are variety of options available to you.

Michigan Tech Services

Shuttle Services

During the fall and spring semesters, Transportation Services provides shuttle service around campus and throughout downtown Houghton. Shuttle schedules vary during breaks and summer semester. All routes and schedules can be accessed from the Shuttle Services website.

Local Transit

City of Hancock

The City of Hancock offers public transit between the hours of 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Friday. Call 906-482-3450 for a ride or visit the City of Hancock website for more information.

City of Houghton

The city-operated Houghton Public Transit bus system offers several services to residents and visitors. See the Houghton bus schedule to view times for their Downtowner route and on-demand service they offer in addition to the City Commuter Shuttle Route they run throughout the day.

Indian Trails

Indian Trails operates routes throughout Michigan. With their daily scheduled service, you can travel comfortably throughout Michigan’s Upper and Lower Peninsulas, as well as to or from Chicago, Duluth, and Milwaukee. Daily runs connect directly with both the Amtrak and Greyhound national networks, connecting you with some 60 other bus transportation companies in the U.S. and Canada.


Visit the Upper Peninsula Lyft website to download the Lyft App and to get fare estimates by location


Superior Transportation website

24/7 transportation company

  • Taxi
  • Airport Shuttle Long Distance Shuttle
  • Logistics solutions

Call for local pickups at 906-369-3285

All in town fares are flat rate $6/person (subject to change, based on current fuel prices)

Reliable Rides Taxi website

Monday - Saturday 6 am - 10 pm

  • Taxi
  • Book online

Call for local pickups at 906-281-2560


White Cab and Delivery

24/7 transportation company

  • Taxi
  • Airport Shuttle

Call for local pickups at 906-934-2577

Copper Country Limo website


UP Travel

Visit the Michigan's UP Travel website to explore your travel options throughout the Upper Peninsula.  Information for the local airport Houghton County Memorial Airport (CMX) . Transportation resources for the Western Upper Peninsula.