Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART)

Location Information

620 Cherry St, Des Moines, IA, USA

Phone 5152838100

DART operates 19 Local Routes operating throughout the day up to seven days a week. DART Local Routes serve: Altoona, Beaverdale, Clive, Des Moines, Johnston, Pleasant Hill, Valley Junction, Urbandale, West Des Moines and Windsor Heights. DART also offers express and on call routes available to certain cities in the Des Moines metro. DART includes paratransit services. DART Paratransit is a door-to-door and wheelchair accessible service available for senior citizens and persons with disabilities who are functionally unable to independently use DART’s Fixed Route bus service.


  • Local Routes
  • Express Routes
  • Flex Connect
  • On Call
  • Shuttles
  • School Routes
  • Paratransit
  • RideShare


Open to anyone.

Certain individuals can qualify for reduced or free-fare:

  • Adults 65 and older
  • Persons with disabilities
  • Refugees
  • Students
  • Income-eligible persons using DART for transportation to employment
  • Employees of certain companies

Intake Process:

Contact DART customer service for more information.


Check website for route times.

Call Customer Service at 515-283-8100:
Monday – Friday 6:00 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday – Sunday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm


Self Pay, Sliding Scale

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Appointment Needed: No

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