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Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation route 450 'Woodward Local/Pontiac'

Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation route 450 'Woodward Local/Pontiac' is wheelchair accessible.
Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation route 450 'Woodward Local/Pontiac' is a bike rack route.
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450 Woodward Local/Pontiac
Communities Served Pontiac, Bloomfield Township, Birmingham, Royal Oak, Berkley, Huntington Woods, Pleasant Ridge, Ferndale, Detroit, Highland Park
Route Type Main Corridor Route
Days of Operation Daily
Vehicles Used Gillig BRT 40' (HEV)SmallAccessible.gif, New Flyer Industries D40LFSmallAccessible.gif
Vehicles at Peak 13 (interlined with route 460)
Terminal Oakland
Average Daily Weekday Ridership (2018) 1,868 (shared with route 460)

450 Woodward Local/Pontiac 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 450. This map also shows the current routing of route 460 and a past routing of route 430.

This route primarily services Woodward Avenue south of the Phoenix Center Hub. During peak/rush hours on weekdays only, this route continues past the State Fair Transit Center to downtown Detroit. A small number of night trips serve the Royal Oak Transit Center. Most trips are interlined with route 460 at the two city of Detroit endpoints.

Route 450 shares it's entire length with Fast Woodward route 462.

History

  • January 17, 1989 - Service carried on by SMART.
  • December 12, 2011 - Due to systemwide service cuts, outside of peak/rush hours on weekdays only, service now terminates at the State Fair Transit Center.

Headways

Last updated: January 1, 2018

Frequency Buses Used First bus Last bus Notes
Weekday Peak 15 13 4:26am 1:53am Most trips Pontiac-Downtown Detroit.
Weekday Midday 15 Pontiac-North Detroit
Weekday Evening 30 Pontiac-North Detroit
Saturday 20 6 5:21am 1:38am Pontiac-North Detroit
Sunday 25 4 5:46am 12:08am Pontiac-North Detroit
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Vehicles
Diesel Low Floor 3019-3020, 3601-3659, 3701-3780, 3801-3840, 3901-3938, 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
Chatham-Kent Leamington
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