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Procedures for Charging of Michigan Flyer Tickets to MSU

  1. Michigan State University business travelers may purchase Michigan Flyer tickets directly from Michigan Flyer and charge the expense to an MSU account number. MSU travelers and travel arrangers are asked to contact Michigan Flyer directly by calling 517-333-0400 or emailing
  2. When booking tickets, please identify the MSU Business Traveler and provide the following information:
    • Passenger name
    • Passenger cell number
    • Passenger and/or department email
    • Dates of Travel
    • Account Number
    • Sub-Account (if applicable)
    • Object Code
    • Sub-Object Code (if applicable)
    • Project Code (if applicable)
  3. Michigan Flyer’s lowest-price, non-refundable fare for travel between the East Lansing Marriott and Detroit Metro is $32 one way or $54 roundtrip. To check the Michigan Flyer schedule online, please visit Michigan Flyer Schedules opens new tab.
  4. Michigan Flyer will issue a bus ticket order and forward it to the traveler and/or travel arranger. Receipts will be needed to complete travel reimbursement requests and for account reconciliation.
  5. MSU business travelers who do not charge their Michigan Flyer tickets to MSU, may continue to purchase Michigan Flyer tickets online, and then submit their receipts to MSU for reimbursement after their business trip is completed.
  6. There is no service fee.

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