Directions to Midtown from the Major Freeways

* PLEASE NOTE:  For those visitors coming from the north and south driving on I-75, we encourage you to use an alternative exit rather than the Warren Avenue exit to avoid the high volume of traffic on Noel Night.  Please see the directions below for suggested driving routes.

*Driving Southbound I-75 (Chrysler Freeway)

  OPTION 1 - Suggested

  1a.  Take the East Grand Blvd./Clay Street Exit 54.

  1b.  Drive south on the Chrysler Expressway Service Drive and turn right on Grand Blvd.

  1c.  Drive west seven blocks to Woodward Avenue; turn left.

  OPTION 2  - Suggested

  2a.  Take the Mack Avenue Exit 52.

  2b.  Drive west five blocks to Woodward Avenue.

  OPTION 3

  3a.  Take the Warren Avenue Exit 53A – look for the "Cultural Center" or "Wayne State University" marked exits.

  3b.  Drive south on the Chrysler Expressway Service Drive.

  3c.  Turn right on Canfield and drive west four blocks to Woodward Avenue.

*Driving Northbound I-75 (Chrysler Freeway)

  OPTION 1 - Suggested

  1a.  Take the East Grand Blvd./Clay Street Exit 54.

  1b.  Turn left onto Clay Street.

  1c.  Turn left onto the Chrysler Expressway Service Drive.

  1d.  Turn left onto Grand Blvd. and drive west seven blocks to Woodward Avenue; turn left.

  OPTION 2 - Suggested

  2a.  Take the Mack Avenue Exit 52.

  2b.  Turn left onto Mack Avenue and drive west five blocks to Woodward Avenue.

  OPTION 3

  3a.  Take the Warren Avenue Exit 53A – look for the "Cultural Center" or "Wayne State University" marked exits.

  3b.  Turn left onto Warren Avenue.

  3c.  Turn left onto the Chrysler Expressway Service Drive.

  3d.  Turn right on Canfield and drive west four blocks to Woodward Avenue.

Driving Southbound M-10 (The Lodge)

  1.  Take the Forest/Warren Avenue Exit 3.

  2.  Turn left on Forest (which is one-way heading east).

  3.  Drive east four blocks to Woodward Avenue.

Driving Northbound M-10 (The Lodge)

  1.  Take the Forest/Warren Avenue Exit 3.

  2.  Turn right on Forest (which is one-way heading east).

  3.  Drive east four blocks to Woodward Avenue.

Driving Eastbound I-94 (Ford Freeway)

  1.  Take the Woodward Avenue Exit 215C.

  2.  Turn right on John R.

  3.  Turn right on Palmer and drive one block to Woodward Avenue.

Driving Westbound I-94 (Ford Freeway)

  1.  Take the Woodward Avenue Exit 215C.

  2.  From the Service Drive, drive past John R and turn left onto Woodward Avenue.

Driving Eastbound I-96 (Jeffries Freeway)

  1.  Take I-96 east to the I-94 Ford Freeway Exit 190A.

  2.  Take the East I-94 Port Huron ramp on to I-94.

  3.  Follow the directions for Eastbound I-94 above.