Most of the passenger trains are provided by Amtrak, which runs five trains throughout the state. Cedar, Fowler, Milan, Niles, Battle Creek, Three Oaks, Big Rapids and South Haven are some of the more important railway depots, however railway lines are spread all over the state. All the important towns, including Detroit, Benton Harbor, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Flint, Saginaw, Traverse City, and Mackinaw City are easily accessible by railway routes. The Department of Transportation has, in recent years, helped to build new railway tracks and improve rail services of within the state.
The Michigan State Map shows the important railway stations of the state.