Northfield Service Area

Service Hours/Days

Routes:
Monday – Friday, 6:00 am to 6:00 pm

Dial-A-Ride:
Monday – Friday, 6:00 am to 9:00 pm
Saturday, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

There is NO service on the following Holidays
• New Years Day
• Easter
• Memorial Day
• July 4th
• Labor Day
• Thanksgiving (and Friday after)
• Christmas Day

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Scheduling A Ride

To schedule a ride, call our dispatch center between the hours of:

4:30 am - 9:00 pm  Mon-Fri
7:00 am - 4:30 pm  Sat-Sun

Please call dispatch toll free at: 866-623-7505 for more information.
TTY-MN Relay Service 800-627-3529

In Northfield, Hiawathaland Transit has established routes that service the majority of the city limits.  Riders may get on the route at their own discretion; route deviations are also available - call 866-623-7505 to schedule.  Please see map for route stop locations and times.  A Dial-A-Ride bus is also available in Northfield.  (Eligibility restrictions do apply to the Dial-A-Ride service)

UPDATED ROUTE INFORMATION BELOW AS OF September 6, 2018

NORTHFIELD

Route

Current

New ROUTE / Times

AM DAR

5:42a-9:30a

No change

DAR

9:30a-6:12p

No change

PM DAR

6:00p-9:00p

SUSPENDED

PM EXPRESS

6:00p-9:00p

Added

SAT AM DAR

7:00a-12:00p

No Change

SAT PM DAR

12:00p-5:00p

No Change

SAT PM EXPRESS

5:00p-9:00p

Added

EXPRESS

4:00p-11:00p

SUSPENDED

SUNDAY EXPRESS

3:00p-6:00p

No Change

 

The Express route will run as outlined below:

LOCAL EXPRESS ROUTE
Monday - Friday: 6pm - 9pm
Saturday: 5pm-9pm

 

St. Olaf

Carleton

Food Co-op

Express Care Clinic

Cub/Target

Aldi

Cinema 10

El Tequila

Food Co-op

Carleton

St. Olaf

5:00

5:07

5:12

5:13

5:20

5:26

5:32

5:38

5:41

5:49

5:55

6:00

6:07

6:12

6:13

6:20

6:26

6:32

6:38

6:41

6:49

6:55

7:00

7:07

7:12

7:13

7:20

7:26

7:32

7:38

7:41

7:49

7:55

8:00

8:07

8:12

8:13

8:20

8:26

8:32

8:38

8:41

8:49

8:55

LOCAL EXPRESS ROUTE
Sunday: 3pm-6pm

St. Olaf

Carleton

Food Co-op

Express Care Clinic

Cub/Target

Aldi

Cinema 10

El Tequila

Food Co-op

Carleton

St. Olaf

3:00

3:07

3:12

3:13

3:20

3:26

-

3:38

3:41

3:49

3:55

4:00

4:07

4:12

4:13

4:20

4:26

-

4:38

4:41

4:49

4:55

5:00

5:07

5:12

5:13

5:20

5:26

-

5:38

5:41

5:49

5:55

Here are the physical address of the locations:

  1. St. Olaf College:  Buntrock Commons, 1520 St. Olaf Ave, Northfield, MN 55057
  2. Carleton College:  1 College St N, Northfield, MN 55057
  3. Food Co-op:  516 Water St S, Northfield, MN 55057
  4. Express Care Clinic:  706 Division St S, Northfield MN, 55057
  5. Cub Foods/Target:  2323 Highway 3 S, Northfield, MN 55057
  6. Aldi:  611 N Stafford Rd, Dundas, MN 55019
  7. Cinema 10:  404 Schilling Dr, Dundas, MN 55019
  8. El Tequila:  1010 Highway 3 S, Northfield, MN 55057

 

 

24 HOUR ADVANCE NOTICE IS ENCOURAGED FOR ANY RIDE NEEDING THE USE OF THE LIFT AS SPACE IS LIMITED.

 

Schedule subject to change.  Traffic and weather conditions may delay buses.

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Additional Information

• Each bus is handicap accessible.
• Assistants accompanying a person with disabilities ride FREE.
• Drivers do not assist individuals into homes, apartment buildings, or businesses.
• Tokens or punch passes are encouraged.  Drivers DO NOT make change.
• Passengers are required to pay their fare BEFORE their ride and will be charged for any no-call n-shows.
• Buses DO NOT enter trailer/mobile parks, apartment complexes, or other multi-use/multi-family dwellings.
• No food, beverages, or smoking on the bus.
• Due to the space and safety concerns there is a 2 BAG LIMIT on all buses.

Fares

Single Ride Cash (Route) $1.25

Single Ride Cash (Dial-A-Ride) $1.75

EXACT FARES ONLY!  DRIVERS TO NOT MAKE CHANGE

Passes and Tokens

Dial-A-Ride Tokens $1.75/each
10-Punch Route Pass $12.5
10-Punch Dial-A-Ride $17.50
Monthly Student Pass To and from school only (under 18) $10 *Cannot be used on Dial-A-Ride
Monthly Pass (Routes Only) $31 for youth/seniors 55+ and $38 for all other adults  *Cannot be used on Dial-A-Ride

Children 2 and under ride free with paying adult.  Maximum 1 free child per paying adult.

Passes and Tokens may be purchased at:

City Hall of Northfield
801 Washington Street

Cub Foods
2423 Highway 3 South