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CATA Bus Services

CATA Bus Route Information

Meridian Redi-Ride Service: An advance reservation, curb-to-curb service within the township's service area.

Service Hours:

Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Call 517-394-CATA (2282)

The Redi-Ride phone line is open:

Mon.-Fri. 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

MERIDIAN REDI-RIDE MAP

To Schedule a Ride

  • CATA requires that trips be scheduled a minimum of four hours in advance of the desired pickup times.

  • Monday morning rides needed before 10:30 a.m. must be scheduled no later than 5 p.m. on Saturday.

  • Rides needed Tuesday through Friday before 10:30 a.m. or before noon on Saturday must be reserved before 5 p.m. the day before.

  • Trips are scheduled in the order requests are received and are limited to availability of space on the bus.

  • Advance reservations will be limited to no more than seven days prior to any desired trip date(s).

  • View Redi-Ride fare information

To Cancel a Ride (effective May 8, 2017)

  • Ride cancellations must be made no later than four (4) hours prior to the scheduled trip.

  • Monday trips scheduled before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. Saturday.

  • Trips scheduled for the day after a holiday before 10:30 a.m. must be cancelled by 5 p.m. the day prior to the holiday. 

  • Failure to follow the cancellation procedure will result in penalties in accordance with CATA's no-show rules.

Route Details

Use Meridian Redi-Ride to travel within Meridian Township, or to connect with the following CATA fixed-route buses at the Meridian Mall for service to Downtown Lansing, East Lansing and MSU:

  • 1 Downtown Lansing - Meridian Mall

  • 22 MSU - Haslett - Meridian Mall

  • 23 MSU - Okemos - Meridian Mall

Transfers to the Williamston/Webberville Connector may also be made at the Meridian Mall.

NOTE: Meridian Redi-Ride will not provide transportation to or from schools when school bus transportation is available to a student.

Audio Schedule for Meridian Redi-Ride

Download Meridian Redi-Ride audio schedule (3.2 MB MP3). Looking for audio schedules for other routes? Access all audio schedules on our Disability Services page.

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