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, Haymarket 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.

DART Central Station Platform: A

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Weekday / Southbound-Inbound: 
Route 5 • Weekday / Southbound-Inbound • Effective 01/13/19

Johnston Public LibraryJohnston City HallMerle Hay & HaymarketMerle Hay Rd & Hickman RdFranklin Ave & Beaver Ave31st St & UniversityWoodland & 12th St (Methodist)DART Central Station
AM5:555:576:046:116:166:226:296:34
6:306:326:396:466:516:577:067:11
7:057:087:177:247:297:357:447:49
7:297:327:417:487:537:598:088:12
8:108:138:218:278:328:378:448:48
9:059:089:169:229:279:329:399:43
9:509:5310:0110:0710:1210:1710:2410:28
10:4010:4310:5110:5711:0211:0711:1411:18
11:3011:3311:4111:4711:5211:5712:0412:09
PM12:1512:1812:2712:3312:3812:4312:5012:55
1:151:181:271:331:381:431:501:55
2:052:082:172:232:282:332:402:45
3:103:133:223:283:333:383:453:50
3:553:584:074:144:194:254:344:40
4:254:284:364:434:484:545:035:09
5:055:085:165:225:275:325:395:43
5:455:485:586:046:086:146:226:26
6:056:086:166:226:266:326:406:44
6:506:537:017:077:117:177:257:29
7:157:187:267:327:367:427:507:54
8:008:038:118:178:218:278:358:39
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.
Weekday / Northbound-Outbound: 
Route 5 • Weekday / Northbound-Outbound • Effective 01/13/19

DART Central StationWoodland & 12th St (Methodist)31st St & UniversityFranklin Ave & Beaver AveMerle Hay Rd & Hickman RdMerle Hay Mall & HaymarketJohnston City HallJohnston Public Library
AM5:455:505:576:026:076:126:216:26
6:156:206:276:326:376:416:506:55
6:406:456:536:597:047:087:177:22
7:207:257:337:397:447:487:578:02
8:208:258:338:398:448:488:579:02
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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