Planning Your Trip

Getting to Ann Arbor

Flying

The closest airport, Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW), is approximately 25 minutes east of Ann Arbor.

To and From the Airport
There are multiple shuttle services available from the airport to Ann Arbor.  The price ranging from $20-50 round trip

  • Ann Arbor Airport Shuttle – can be reached at (734) 699-8500 or annarborairportshuttle.net
  • Michigan Flyer AirRide – can be reached at (517) 333-0400 or michiganflyer.com
  • Select Ride Shuttle Service - can be reached at 734-662-4444 or selectride.com

Residents may also be able to provide transportation to and from the airport depending on availability.  Please email castellj@umich.edu for further information.

Driving

Located in the heart of the midwest, Ann Arbor is within driving distance from many major cities

From Cleveland - 2 h 43 min (167.2 mi) via I-90 W
From Columbus - 3 h 18 min (197.9 mi) via US-23 N
From Chicago - 3 h 50 min (240.1 mi) via I-94 E
From Cincinnati- 4 h 5 min (253.5 mi) via I-75 N
From Indianapolis - 4 h 11 min (277.2 mi) via I-69 N
From Pittsburgh - 4 h 26 min (284.1 mi) via I-80 W

Lodging

Hotels– The hotels listed below are within 5 minutes of the Burlington Office Center, where the interview day will begin and conclude. Residents are able to provide transportation to and from your hotel on interview day.

Fairfield Inn                                                                                     
3285 Boardwalk Street                                                                    
Ann Arbor, MI 48108                                                                       
(734) 995-5200                                                                               

Courtyard by Marriott
3205 Boardwalk Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
(734) 995-5900
 
Red Roof Inn                                                                                   
3505 S State St                                                                               
Ann Arbor, MI 48108                                                                       
(734) 665-3500  
Holiday Inn & Suites Ann Arbor  
3155 Boardwalk Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 
(734) 213-1900                                                                         
 
The Kensington on State                                                              
610 Hilton Boulevard                                                                     
Ann Arbor, MI 48108                                                                     
(866) 352-2699

Holiday Inn Express 
600 Briarwood Circle
Ann Arbor, MI  48108
(734) 761-2929
                                                                        

Stay With a Resident!

We understand that the interview trail can get expensive.  Many residents have spare bedrooms and/or couches that are open to interview candidates.  This not only helps to deflect some of your cost, but also gives you a firsthand account of what life is like as a resident here and how much fun we have! Please contact Joel Castellanos at castellj@umich.edu for more information.