From trip planning tools to mobile ticketing, DART is providing riders with more tools than ever before, making your experience on transit go as smoothly as possible.
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Buy your bus pass, plan trips and get next bus times - all on your smartphone. The MyDART app is the only tool you need for riding DART! The app is free-to-download and available on iOS (Apple) and Android devices.
The MyDART Trip Planner is a trip planning tool for mobile and desktop devices. You’ll also find the trip planner in the MyDART app.
MyDART Trip Planner features include:
- Trip Planner – Plan trips, from point A to point B, easily and accurately using addresses or landmarks.
- Schedules – Find and review schedules by route or specific bus stop.
- Next DART Bus – Search locations by address, bus stop or landmark to see when the next bus will be there, based on real-time bus location information.
- Locations – Find bus stops near major points of interest, such as hospitals, schools or shopping centers.
MyDARText is an SMS service that informs riders when the bus is estimated, based on real-time bus location information, to arrive at a bus stop. To receive estimated departure times text DART and the Stop ID# (Example: DART0000) to 515515.
MyDART Phone is an interactive voice response (IVR) service that informs riders when the bus is scheduled and estimated, based on real-time bus location information, to arrive at a bus stop. Additional service information is also available. To receive estimated departure times call 515-283-8100 and selection Option 1.