All Fares

Riding with DART is always a good value, but regular riders save even more. Payment options include cash, tokens, and a variety of passes. Remember that drivers accept EXACT fare only, and that passes and special IDs are required upon boarding.

Local Route Fares
Adults $1.75
Children 6 - 10 $0.75
Children 5 & under (must be accompanied by an adult)  FREE
Transfers - Request when boarding. Valid 2 hours after issued.  FREE
Half-Fare* for Elderly, Disabled and Medicare Card Holders $0.75

 

* Applies to Senior Citizens 65+, persons with disabilities,
Medicare card holders and Veterans with a Service Connected ID.

May be asked for additional identification to validate use/sale of reduced fares or passes. Additional forms of identification include a driver’s license, Veterans Service Connected ID, or a photo ID presented with a Medicare Card, SSI Disability Card, and DART Reduced Fare ID.
 

Express Route Fares
Adults $2.00
Full Fare Token Token + $0.25
Children 6 - 10 $0.75
Children 5 & under (must be accompanied by an adult)  FREE
Half-Fare* for Elderly, Disabled and Medicare Card Holders $0.75

 

* Applies to Senior Citizens 65+, persons with disabilities,
Medicare card holders and Veterans with a Service Connected ID.

May be asked for additional identification to validate use/sale of reduced fares or passes. Additional forms of identification include a driver’s license, Veterans Service Connected ID, or a photo ID presented with a Medicare Card, SSI Disability Card, and DART Reduced Fare ID.

 

Flex/On Call Services

Cash
West Des Moines Human Service Pass (Valid on most DART buses.
Exclusions include Special Services.)

$3.50

FREE

Children 6 - 10 $0.75
Children 5 & under (must be accompanied by an adult)  FREE
Half-Fare* for Elderly, Disbled and Medicare Card Holders $0.75
Transfers (good for 2 hours after time issued)
Flex/Call to Regular Route
Regular Route to Flex/On Call
Express Route to Flex/On Call
FREE
Transfer + $1.75
Transfer + $1.50
Additional Fare for Flex/On Call service
Express Plus Monthly Pass
Express Cash Fare ($1.50 + Transfer)
Monthly/Weekly Pass
Half-Fare* for Elderly, Disabled and Medicare Card Holders
Half-Fare* Monthly/Weekly Pass for Elderly, Disabled and Medicare Card Holders
OTT Pass
FREE
$1.50
Pass + $1.75
ID + $.75
Pass
FREE
Bondurant/Mitchellville/Alleman, Granger/Grimes/Polk City and
Carlisle/Easter Lake On Call

Seniors
Cash Fare
Express Monthly Pass
Monthly Pass
Children 5 & under (Must be accompanied by an adult)
Children 6 - 10

 

$.75
$3.50
FREE
Pass + $1.75
FREE
$.75

Reservations made before 6:00 pm
Tokens or Cash
$3.50

 

* Applies to Senior Citizens 65+, persons with disabilities,
Medicare card holders and Veterans with a Service Connected ID.

May be asked for additional identification to validate use/sale of reduced fares or passes. Additional forms of identification include a driver’s license, Veterans Service Connected ID, or a photo ID presented with a Medicare Card, SSI Disability Card, and DART Reduced Fare ID.

 

Passes (Passes are valid for Unlimited rides & transfers)
Weekly Pass (Sunday - Saturday) $16.00
Monthly Pass (From the First day of the Month) $48.00
Express Plus Monthly (Express and Flex/On Call Service)
(From the First day of the Month)
$58.00
Half-Fare* Weekly Pass (Sunday - Saturday) for Elderly, Disabled and Medicare Card Holders $7.00
Half-Fare* Monthly Pass (From the First day of the Month) for Elderly, Disabled and Medicare Card Holders $24.00

 

* Applies to Senior Citizens 65+, persons with disabilities,
Medicare card holders and Veterans with a Service Connected ID.

May be asked for additional identification to validate use/sale of reduced fares or passes. Additional forms of identification include a driver’s license, Veterans Service Connected ID, or a photo ID presented with a Medicare Card, SSI Disability Card, and DART Reduced Fare ID.

Shuttle Fares The LINK Shuttle FREE Downtown D-Line Shuttle FREE

 

DART Loop Zones Fare
The Loop Zone applies to all routes going through Downtown Des Moines. Passengers must begin and end their trip within the zone.  Boundaries are: South of I-235 to Cherry/Court Ave. (including DART Central Station), East of W. 15th St. to E. 14th St. $0.75

 

Tokens (Purchased in Packs of 10)
Adult $17.50
Half-Fare* for Elderly and Disabled with Reduced Fare IDs and Medicare Card Holders $7.50

 

* Applies to Senior Citizens 65+, persons with disabilities,
Medicare card holders and Veterans with a Service Connected ID.

May be asked for additional identification to validate use/sale of reduced fares or passes. Additional forms of identification include a driver’s license, Veterans Service Connected ID, or a photo ID presented with a Medicare Card, SSI Disability Card, and DART Reduced Fare ID.