Bio Research Shuttle On-Demand Convenience

Logistics, Transportation & Parking (LTP) will bring on-demand convenience to the Bio Research Shuttle beginning on Monday, July 10. The shuttle is a shared service intended only for the transport of passengers with bio-research material.

Riders should request pick-ups via the TapRide mobile app or website:

  • Download for Android or for iTunes. Select "University of Michigan Bio Research Shuttle”. Login with your UMICH username and password to request a ride.
  • OR you may request a ride on the TapRide website.
  • If you do not have mobile app/computer access, you may call (734) 936-0472

Riders can watch their vehicle live on the map, receive notifications when it is approaching, and change or cancel their request directly from the app/website.

The service will continue to operate Monday-Friday year round from 8:00 AM to 5:15 PM, with a service break from 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM. Stops serviced include:

  • NCRC
  • Ann Arbor VA Hospital
  • Cooley
  • Cancer Center circle drive
  • CVC driveway
  • MSRB III (Lot M-69)

LTP will consider adding new stops based on demand.  To discuss a new pick-up location, please contact