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This article is about the bus company. For other uses, see Indian Trails (disambiguation).
Indian Trails
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Founded 1910
Headquarters Owosso, Michigan
Locale Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois
Service type Inter-city bus
Annual ridership 750,000[1]
Website indiantrails.com

Indian Trails, Inc. is an inter-city bus company based in Owosso, Michigan, with offices in Romulus in Greater Detroit and in Kalamazoo.[2]


Indian Trails was founded in 1910 in Owosso as the Phillips-Taylor Livery Service, whose main business was transporting cargo to and from Durand Union Station and the surrounding Shiawassee County. Beginning in the 1910s, the company expanded to include intercity offerings, and by the 1930s served much of southern Michigan. Many of its buses ran along US 12, whose nickname, "the Old Indian Trail," would eventually become the name of the company.[3]

Indian Trails offers charters, casino trips and regular fixed-route daily service.[4] In 2006 Indian Trails assumed responsibility for a number of routes in Northern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula which Greyhound Lines had discontinued.[5]

Indian Trails' daily scheduled bus service is part of Michigan's Intercity Bus System recognized by the Michigan Department of Transportation.


Indian Trails Routes Map
Route Major stops
Via I-94, US 131, I-96, I-69, I-75/US 23 Chicago–Benton Harbor–Kalamazoo–Grand Rapids–Lansing–Flint–Bay City
Via I-94, I-69, I-75/US 23 Chicago–Benton Harbor–Kalamazoo–Battle Creek–Lansing–Flint–Bay City
Via US 2 St. Ignace–Escanaba–Ironwood–Duluth
Via US 41, US 141, I-43 Hancock–Marquette–Escanaba–Green Bay–Milwaukee
Via US 127, I-75, M-32, US 131, US 31 Lansing–Mt. Pleasant–Gaylord–Boyne Falls–Petoskey–St. Ignace
Via I-69, M-52 East Lansing–Owosso
Via US 131 Grand Rapids–Big Rapids–Cadillac–Boyne Falls
Via US 131 Kalamazoo–Grand Rapids
Via I-75/US 23, US 23, I-75 Bay City–Alpena–St. Ignace
Via I-196/US 31 Benton Harbor–South Haven–Holland–Grand Rapids

Michigan Flyer[edit]

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The Michigan Flyer provides motorcoach service 8 to 12 times daily between East Lansing, Ann Arbor and Detroit Metro Airport.[6]


  1. ^ "Indian Trails: About Us". Retrieved 2014-10-06. 
  2. ^ "Locations." Indian Trails. Retrieved on January 12, 2012. "Owosso (Main Office) 109 East Comstock Street Owosso, MI 48867" and "Kalamazoo 1015 East Michigan Kalamazoo, MI 49048" and "Romulus 28685 Smith Road Romulus, MI 48174"
  3. ^ "Indian Trails: History". Retrieved 2014-10-06. 
  4. ^ Rauschert, Jeff (February 15, 2008). "Mid-Michigan companies major players in motor coach industry". Mlive.com. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 
  5. ^ "MDOT announces Indian Trails to provide Upper Peninsula bus service, and expand routes in Lower Peninsula" (Press release). Michigan Department of Transportation. November 22, 2006. Retrieved 2009-10-30. 
  6. ^ Michigan Flyer home page

Michigan Flyer home page = http://michiganflyer.com

External links[edit]

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The Star Beacon
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 21:07:30 -0700

ASHTABULA — The city is giving four land parcels on Main Avenue to the Ashtabula Town-ship Park Commission for access to Indian Trails Park. The donated properties are on Main Avenue, just south of the old Sardi's building, City Manager Jim Timonere ...


Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:59:05 -0700

Indian Trails Middle School eighth-grader Shelby Anton served as honorary “Mayor for the Day” at the Palm Coast City Council meeting on Oct. 7. Shelby joined Palm Coast Mayor Jon Netts at the dais–sitting between Netts and council member Bill lewis–and ...
Beloit Daily News
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0700

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, Glacier's Edge Council, Indian Trails District, 7th Annual All-U-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner is from 4-8 p.m. at St. William's Catholic School, Janesville. For more information, call 608-314-3191. STATELINE UNIT OF CHURCH ...
Chicago Tribune
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:03:45 -0700

Residents can drop off their donations to one of the Donation boxes located at the Alcott Community Center, the Buffalo Grove Fitness Center, Indian Trails Library, the Community Arts Center and at Cooper Middle School. Food donations can also be ...

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free Press
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:37:30 -0700

The East Lansing company is part of Owosso-based Indian Trails. Lansing Township's board will consider a site plan next month and hold a public hearing about a proposed brownfield plan. Michigan Flyer is considering building a temporary bus station ...


Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:31:25 -0700

Cushman said the Michigan Flyer service has about 200,000 customers every year and the safety of those customers is Indian Trails' top concern. He knows the lack of a warm area for customers to wait for the bus in winter was a huge complaint, and is ...

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free Press
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:24:15 -0700

Health Care. Sparrow Health System to take over Carson Health. Lansing's Sparrow Health System said it plans to acquire an affiliate hospital system by the end of the year. Sparrow officials said the takeover of Carson Health, based in Carson City in ...
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:48:08 -0700

One Chatsworth census taker described it as "a place of Indian trails, boulders, rotten roads and individuals whose names in the register bore annotations such as 'he carries a gun,' 'don't approach suddenly' and 'very fierce dog.'" They were not even ...

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