DART Local Route 5 – Franklin Ave – DART Local Bus Routes

Local Route 5 – Franklin Ave/Johnston

Local Route 5 extends north on Merle Hay Road to Johnston City Hall and the Johnston Public Library. This provides all-day, local, weekday service to Johnston residents from 6 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.  

Service operates between DART Central Station and the intersection of Hickman and Merle Hay Roads, including destinations at Franklin Public Library, Mercy-Franklin Medical Center, Drake University, Merle Hay Mall, Johnston City Hall and the Johnston Public Library.

Connections: Local Routes 3 and 60 at University Avenue. Local Route 14 at Martin Luther King Parkway and 19th Street. Most Express Routes and the D-Line Shuttle on Grand Avenue and Locust Street in downtown Des Moines. All Local and Crosstown Routes at DART Central Station.

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Weekday / Southbound-Inbound: 
Route 5 • Weekday / Southbound-Inbound • Effective 08/18/19

Johnston Public LibraryJohnston City HallMerle Hay MallMerle Hay Rd & Hickman RdFranklin Ave & Beaver Ave31st St & UniversityWoodland & 12th St (Methodist)DART Central Station
AM5:555:576:046:106:156:216:286:33
6:306:326:396:456:506:567:037:08
7:057:087:167:227:277:337:407:45
7:297:327:407:467:517:578:048:08
8:108:138:218:268:318:368:438:47
9:059:089:169:219:269:319:389:42
9:509:5310:0110:0610:1110:1610:2310:27
10:4010:4310:5110:5611:0111:0611:1311:17
11:3011:3311:4111:4611:5111:5612:0312:08
PM12:1512:1812:2712:3212:3712:4212:4912:54
1:151:181:271:321:371:421:491:54
2:052:082:172:222:272:322:392:44
3:103:133:223:273:323:373:443:49
3:553:584:074:134:184:244:314:37
4:254:284:364:424:474:535:005:06
5:055:085:165:225:275:325:395:43
5:455:485:576:036:076:136:206:24
6:056:086:166:216:256:316:386:42
6:506:537:017:067:107:167:237:27
7:157:187:267:317:357:417:487:52
8:008:038:118:168:208:268:338:37
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Weekday / Northbound-Outbound: 
Route 5 • Weekday / Northbound-Outbound • Effective 08/18/19

DART Central StationWoodland & 12th St (Methodist)31st St & UniversityFranklin Ave & Beaver AveMerle Hay Rd & Hickman Rd

Merle Hay Mall

Johnston City HallJohnston Public Library
AM5:455:505:576:026:076:116:206:25
6:156:206:276:326:376:426:516:56
6:406:456:536:597:047:097:187:23
7:207:257:337:397:447:497:588:03
8:208:258:338:398:448:498:589:03
9:009:059:139:199:249:299:379:41
9:509:5510:0310:1010:1510:2010:2910:33
10:4010:4510:5311:0011:0511:1011:1911:23
11:2511:3011:3811:4511:5011:5512:0412:08
PM12:2012:2512:3312:4012:4512:5012:591:03
1:101:151:231:301:351:401:491:53
2:102:152:232:302:352:402:492:53
3:003:053:143:213:263:313:413:45
3:303:373:453:523:584:044:144:18
4:054:124:204:274:334:394:494:53
4:504:575:055:125:185:245:345:38
5:155:225:305:375:425:465:545:58
6:006:046:126:196:246:286:366:40
6:306:346:426:496:546:587:067:10
7:107:147:227:297:347:387:467:50
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

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