“I need to take the car keys away from Mom.” 

Since our beginning, we have worked with communities to provide transportation for all neighbors. To this day, top-notch customer service is our hallmark.

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the DARTS LOOP routes have been revised. Read detailed updates here.

As COVID-19 restrictions are eased in the state, DARTS is increasing the number of riders allowed on the bus at one time. Respective of CDC guidelines, buses have designated seats which allow for proper distancing from other passengers. Drivers wear masks and gloves, and passengers are required to wear face coverings as well.. Call 651-455-1560 to schedule a pickup.

DARTS LOOPs are continuing to serve communities on their scheduled days. Out of concern for the health of riders, LOOP bus capacity is limited to one rider per trip. DARTS drivers will screen individual riders, transport them directly to their destination and arrange a pickup time.

If you are experiencing symptoms, follow Minnesota Department of Health guidelines. Call 651-455-1560 if you need non-emergency medical transportation options.

Thank you for your continued support.

Grocery Delivery

For some individuals, taking a trip to the store is not an option. So, DARTS now offers grocery shopping and delivery options. We can help you set up an online order for pick up. When the order is ready, a DARTS bus driver will pick up the groceries and immediately deliver them to your home.

Customers can use a credit card to pay for their groceries when the order is placed or by check when the groceries are delivered.

For more information or to place an order, call us at 651-455-1560.

Individual Rides

Individual Rides are a personalized door-to-door rides. We can transport you to any local destination or appointments. This  service is wheelchair accessible and has customized pick-up times. Personalized care attendants are welcome.

DARTS can transport you anywhere, including:

  • Doctor Visits 
  • Grocery Pickup  
  • Essential Appointments
  • Restaurants 
  • And more!

Check on pricing

Group Rides

DARTS is not currently offering group rides due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Group Rides are designed to accommodate any group outing. A variety of buses accommodate as many as 20 riders with additional space for two wheelchair passengers to any Minnesota destination.

DARTS can transport you door-to-door anywhere, including:

  • Restaurants
  • Groceries
  • Shopping
  • Casino
  • Sports or Theater events
  • Senior Center
  • And more!

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DARTS LOOP Transportation

The LOOP is a reliable, circulator transportation service offering scheduled stops that are tailored to community preferences. Flexibility is available for requested destinations near each assigned stop, called deviated stops. The affordable all-you-can ride fare (ranging from $2-$5 per city) allows riders to get on and off along the continuous, one-hour LOOP route. All LOOPs do not run on National Holidays. 

DARTS LOOPs are continuing to serve communities on their scheduled days. Out of concern for the health of riders, LOOP bus capacity is limited to facilitate safe distancing. Reservations are recommended. To schedule, call 650-455-1560.

Download a copy of the LOOP Schedules here:

Community Connector (Inver Grove Heights, South St. Paul, West St. Paul)

Cottage Grove LOOP

Edina CloverRide

Hastings LOOP

Lakeville LOOP

Stillwater Community Area LOOP

West St Paul LOOP

Farmington Grocery Ride Service

The Farmington Grocery Ride service is currently operating for individual riders on Mondays and Thursdays. Riders are asked to schedule a ride ahead of time by calling 651-455-1560.

Operates Mondays and Thursdays.

Pick Up Location: Rambling River Center | 325 Oak St, Farmington, MN 55024

Delivers To: Cub Foods off Dodd Blvd. | 7435 179th St W, Lakeville, MN 55044

For more information, please call 651-234-2272.

Rides are Provided by Cub Foods.

Driver Training

DARTS provides hands-on STS training for DARTS and outside organizations. Topics like passenger assistance, defensive driving, maltreatment awareness and first aid training are provided. All drivers are Dementia Friends.

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