Mackinac Bridge Authority

Spanning the Straits of Mackinac since 1957

Monthly Traffic Statistics

 

2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
January 158,283 176,277 176,391 185,546 189,319 190,994
February 169,044 175,559 193,726 197,625 198,986 179,681
March 195,514 204,994 215,356 220,533  242,009 234,497
April 199,561 217,782 226,833  249,221 213,899 231,950
May 304,387 325,012 332,014  338,538  353,243 353,153
June 382,191 399,344 419,285 437,174  446,930 449,118
July 518,796 566,995 604,165  609,916 610,322 612,890
August 563,113 569,468 581,197  594,396 608,996 639,291
September 381,450 442,402 464,394  463,870 455,817 461,683
October 331,358 365,907 390,648  388,763 377,241 399,826
November 229,900 260,171  268,276 263,335 262,751 255,346
December 201,024 210,450  197,287 205,632 218,005 220,544

October, November and December 2019 Traffic Report

Kim Nowack, Executive Secretary of the MBA, reported today that 399,826 vehicles crossed the Mackinac Bridge during the month of October compared to 377,2241 in 2018. For October,
traffic was up 6.0% and fare revenue was up 5.2% compared to last year.
During the month of November, 255,346 vehicles crossed the Mackinac Bridge compared to 262,751 in 2018. Traffic was down 2.8% and fare revenue was down 3.2% compared to last
year.
During the month of December, 220,544 vehicles crossed the Mackinac Bridge compared to 218,005 in 2018. Traffic was up 1.2% and fare revenue was up 2.8% compared to last year.
The traffic data report for October, November and December was delayed by the implementation of the new toll software system.
The MBA’s sole source of funding is from tolls and fees collected at the Mackinac Bridge. All revenue collected is used to maintain, operate, and protect the 62-year-old National Historic
Civil Engineering Landmark.