Service Updates

REFLEX is being replaced with FAST. Starting January 1, 2018, SMART will begin operating its FAST service. FAST is a high frequency, limited-stop service that can quickly and easily connect to your favorite destinations along Gratiot, Woodward and Michigan Avenues. REFLEX service on Gratiot will be replaced with SMART’s FAST service on January 1. REFLEX service on Woodward will continue in conjunction with SMART’s FAST service until April 2018. More information about FAST can be found here on the SMART website.

Route 498 - Woodward RefleX

Service to Troy (Somerset Mall), Birmingham, Royal Oak, Ferndale, Wayne State, Detroit Medical Center, Downtown Detroit. Buses run every 45-60 minutes.

LIMITED STOPS: Route 498 ONLY serves the stops shown on the map below.

Fare Information

With Regional Passno charge
Student with DDOT ID$0.75

*All DDOT 5-day passes, Weekly/Biweekly/Monthly GoPasses, and Value Cards are accepted on Route 498 ONLY.

Route 498 buses do not issue “change cards” to customers that do not pay exact fare, and do not accept SMART-issued change cards.