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Lakeshore Trolley

(Deviated Route)

Experience the beauty of Spring Lake Sparkle on the Lakeshore Trolley! Park at the Spring Lake Holiday Inn or Orchard Market to ride the Lakeshore Trolley into downtown Spring Lake and enjoy the lights along the way. No reservations needed; spaces are first-come, first-served.

Please note that Harbor Transit will resume fare collection on December 11, 2024. Fares for the trolley are displayed below. Payment options for Sparkle passengers will include cash (exact change only) and credit/debit card via a Square link. 

Lakeshore Trolley Park-and-Ride at Sparkle is available the following dates and times:

  • Friday December 8: 5pm-9pm

  • Saturday December 9: 5pm-9pm
  • Friday December 15: 5pm-9pm (fare required)
  • Saturday December 16: 5pm-9pm (fare required)

The Lakeshore Trolley

The Lakeshore Trolley runs from the day after Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend. The trolley runs seven days a week, picking you up and dropping you off at local sites of interest. This is a great summer activity that the whole family can enjoy.

Flag the trolley down at any intersection (except along US-31 and M-104) or board at one of the locations along the route.

Please note that the trolley will pick you up if you are within three-quarters of a mile from the trolley route. Please call 616-842-3200 24 hours in advance to schedule your pick up. 

Trolley Fares


19-59 years old

5-18 years old, 60+ years old, persons with a disability or Medicare

Children 2 years & under




FREE w/ an adult

Trolley Hours

The Lakeshore Trolley service is available 7 days per week from May 30th through September 4th, with the exception of Coast Guard Saturday on August 5th on which date the trolleys will not be running.










12pm – 10pm

12pm – 10pm

12pm – 10pm

12pm – 10pm

12pm – 10pm

12pm – 10pm

12pm – 10pm

Please note that the Lakeshore Trolleys are not available for event rentals per FTA regulations.