Area Airports

Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Rental Cars

  • Alamo: 800-327-9633
  • Avis: 800-331-1212
  • Budget: 800-527-0700
  • Dollar: 800-421-6878
  • Enterprise: 800-325-8007
  • Hertz: 800-654-3131
  • National: 800-227-7368
  • Thrifty: 800-367-2277


Cab fare from DTW airport to hotels is approximately $55.00 (23 miles away).

Uber and Lyft are also available.

Getting Around Detroit - The Detroit People Mover

The Detroit People Mover, an elevated and automated light-rail system, can help you get around downtown quickly, easily and safely. The 2.9-mile looped system has 13 stations, with automatic stops at key downtown locations.

  • Hours of Operation: 6:30 a.m.-midnight weekdays, with an extension to 2 a.m. on Friday. 9 a.m.-2 a.m. Saturday. Noon-midnight Sunday. 
  • Cost: one-way fare is just $0.75.

Parking in Downtown Detroit

Cobo Center has over 2,000 parking spaces available for a fee on a first come first serve basis at the Cobo Roof Deck, Washington Blvd., and in the Cobo Center Congress Street Garage. Parking spaces in the Cobo Center Washington Blvd. Garage and Cobo Center Roof Deck can be reserved ahead of time through ParkMe online service or app at an increased rate.

If you’re parking around downtown Detroit, here are a few resources that list publicly available parking lots, parking garages and additional information about on-street parking. Some listed provide online apps to help get you parked and on your way as quick as possible.