Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation route 250 'Ford Road'

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Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation route 250 'Ford Road' is wheelchair accessible.
Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation route 250 'Ford Road' is a bike rack route.
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250 Ford Road
Communities Served Westland, Garden City, Dearborn Heights, Dearborn
Route Type Crosstown Route
Days of Operation Monday-Friday
Vehicles Used Gillig BRT 40' (HEV)SmallAccessible.gif, New Flyer Industries D40LFSmallAccessible.gif, New Flyer Industries DE60LFSmallAccessible.gif
Vehicles at Peak 2 (interlined with route 140)
Terminal Wayne
Average Daily Weekday Ridership (2018) 390

250 Ford Road is a bus route operated by the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation in metropolitan Detroit, Michigan, United States.

Route Details

The current routing of route 250. This map also shows the current routings of routes 140, 255 and 330.

This route primarily services Warren Road between the Westland Meijer store and Central City Parkway, Central City Parkway between Warren Road and Westland Center, Wayne Road between Westland Center and Ford Road, Ford Road between Wayne Road and Evergreen Road, Evergreen Road between Ford Road and Michigan Avenue and Michigan Avenue between Evergeen Road and the John D. Dingell Transit Center. This route also services Fairlane Town Center and Westland Center. Most trips are interlined with route 140 at the John D. Dingell Transit Center.

History

  • December 11, 1995 - Service to downtown Detroit is eliminated, with route 250 now terminating at Fairlane Town Center.
  • December 12, 2011 - Due to systemwide service cuts, weekend service is eliminated.
  • April 6, 2015 - After SMART is permitted into the John D. Dingell Transit Center, route 250 replaces route 140 between the Transit Center and Fairlane Town Center.

Headways

Last updated: June 20, 2016

Frequency Buses Used First bus Last bus Notes
Weekday Peak 60 2 5:48am 10:10pm
Weekday Midday 65
Weekday Evening 60
Saturday Route does not operate.
Sunday Route does not operate.

Destination Signs

  • 250 FORD RD ~ 250 TO WESTLAND
  • 250 FORD RD ~ 250 TO DEARBORN ~ 250 TRANSIT CENTER
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Vehicles
Diesel Low Floor 3019-3020, 3601-3659, 3701-3780, 3801-3840, 3901-39xx, 6001-6039
Hybrid Low Floor 3003-3005, 3006-3008, 3009-3018
Hybrid LF Articulated 3001-3002
Former 2101-2140, 9001-9033, 9201-9223, 9224-9225, 9301-9367, 9368-9369, 9370-9393, 9401-9423, 9501-9532, 9901-9920, 22301-22348, 22416-22460, 22349-22415, 23301-23357, 23358-23387, 95300-95384
Support Fleet Various numbers
Routes
FAST 261, 461 & 462, 561, 562, & 563
Main Corridor Routes 125, 200, 450, 460, 510, 560, 610
Community Routes 160, 280, 400, 415, 420, 430, 494, 495, 550, 567, 615, 752, 753, 756
Crosstown Routes 140, 250, 275, 330, 405, 710, 730, 740, 760, 780
Commuter Routes 255, 445, 465, 515, 530, 580, 620, 635
Park & Ride Routes 805, 830, 849, 851
School Routes 566
Seasonal Routes Woodward Dream Cruise
Former Regular Routes 110, 130, 135, 145, 150, 165, 185, 190, 201, 202, 240, 245, 260, 265, 285, 295, 297, 305, 315, 385, 410, 435, 440, 470, 475, 486, 488, 498, 499, 525, 540, 559, 565, 598 & 599, 625, 630, 750, 751, 754, 755, 757, 758, Gateway Express, Pistons Express
Former School Routes 112, 196, 203, 209
Former Park & Ride Routes 810 & 820, 835, 865
1994-95 Detroit Routes 25, 37
Facilities
Passenger Downtown Detroit, Fairlane Town Center Hub, Great Lakes Crossing Transportation Center, John D. Dingell Transit Center, Lakeside Mall Hub, Macomb Mall Hub, Northland Center Hub, OCC Orchard Ridge Campus Hub, Oakland Mall Hub, Phoenix Center Hub, Royal Oak Transit Center, Rosa Parks Transit Center, State Fairgrounds Transit Center, Somerset Collection South Hub, Southland Center Hub, Troy Transit Center, Park & ride locations
Non-Passenger Macomb Terminal, Oakland Terminal, Wayne Terminal
Bus Stops 1-9999, 10000-19999, 20000-20999, 21000-21999, 22000-22999, 23000-23999
Timelines
History 1989-1998, 1999-2008, 2009-2018, 2019-present
Southeast Michigan and Far Southwest Ontario Agencies
Ann Arbor
Port Huron
Chatham-Kent
Detroit bus
Detroit People Mover
Monroe
Leamington
Detroit M-1 Rail
Detroit M-1 Rail
RTA
Sarnia
Detroit suburbs
Tecumseh
Windsor