Bio Research Shuttle Route

The Bio Research Shuttle now offers on-demand convenience. 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.

Service is provided by a University of Michigan van and operates Monday-Friday year round from 8:00 AM to 5:15 PM, with service breaks from 11:20 AM to 11:50 AM, 1:50 PM - 2:05 PM, and 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM.


Location Description
BSRB (loading dock) Loading dock at BSRB off Ann
Cancer Center Circle Drive Cancer Center driveway
Cooley Lab inbound North side of Bonisteel, West of Beal
Cooley Lab outbound Sout side of Bonisteel, West of Beal
CVC driveway CVC driveway
Kellogg Eye Center/Brehm Tower Kellow Eye Center, off Wall St.
NCRC Building 10 NCRC at Building 10
NCRC Building 18 NCRC at Building 18
NCRC - dock 35 NCRC at Dock 35
Taubman Main entrance of U-M Hospital
VA ER side Emergency Room side of VA Hospital
VA Hospital Main entrance of VA Hospital

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