Cobo Center

Cobo is physically linked to all downtown Detroit hotels and entertainment districts by the Detroit People Mover. This convenient elevated rail system encircles the city and provides easy access to restaurants, bars and attractions.

Cobo Center
One Washington Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone: 313.877.8777


From Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Take I-94 eastbound to the Lodge Freeway (M-10) south,then the Lodge south to the Larned Street exit. Go east on Larned to Cobo Center.

From I-75 (north of Detroit)

Take I-75 southbound to I-375, to westbound Jefferson Avenue. Follow Jefferson to Cobo Center.

From I-75 (south of Detroit)

Take I-75 northbound to Exit 49 toward M-10/Southfield/Downtown/Civic-Cobo Center. Take the exit on the left toward M-10/Lodge Freeway/Civic Center.

Take the M-10 S exit toward Civic Center/Cobo Center. Merge onto MI-10 southbound/John C Lodge Freeway. Take the Larned Street exit, Exit 1B, on the left toward Cobo Center.

Stay straight to go onto West Larned Street. Turn right onto Washington Boulevard – Cobo Center will be on the right.

M-1 RAIL owns and operates the QLINE, a 6.6-mile circulating streetcar loop serving 12 locations on Woodward Ave. from Downtown Detroit through Midtown, New Center and the North End. The QLINE is the first major transit project led and funded by private businesses and philanthropic organizations, in partnership with local, state and the federal government. QLINE opened to the public on Friday, May 12, 2017.