The Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH) is a FREE bus service that provides Downtown workers and visitors with a convenient way to travel throughout Downtown Grand Rapids. In Septmber 2016, the DASH service consolidated into two DASH Bus routes, DASH West and DASH North, which travel through the Downtown area (DASH Press Release
). A map of the current routes can be found by clicking here
How much does it cost to ride the DASH Bus?
It is FREE to ride the DASH Bus!
What are the service hours of the DASH Bus?
Each DASH Bus operates from 6:30 am - 10:00 pm during the week (Monday through Friday) and is scheduled to travel between pick-up locations within 7 to 8-minutes, all day long.
Which DASH Bus should I ride?
A route map for the DASH Bus can be found above or by clicking here
My DASH Bus should be here, but it’s not. Where is it?
The status of DASH Buses and updated route information can be found by visiting RapidConnect
Please note, the Silver Line route is only FREE and part of the DASH route if you are riding the bus north of Wealthy Street.
What is the cost of a monthly parking card in a DASH lot and how do I obtain a card?
The monthly parking rates for the DASH lots are as follows:
DASH West Route:
Area 7 ($48/mo.)
Area 8 ($48/mo.)
Area 9 ($48/mo.)
DASH North Route:
North Monroe ($58/mo.)
Ionia North ($58/mo.)
Questions or Comments?
If you have any questions about DASH service, need more information, or want help with a parking problem, please call us at (616) 456-3751 or (616) 456-3290
Silver Line or Rapid Bus Passes
31-Day Pass ($47)
7-Day Pass ($16) (Best value w/ Unlimited & Consecutive Rides)
To get a monthly parking card, please contact Mobile GR & Parking Services Department at (616) 456-3290.