Local Route 16 – Douglas Ave

Service operates between DART Central Station and Merle Hay/Haymarket Mall, including destinations at Veterans Hospital, Polk County River Place, Iowa Department of Transportation and Broadlawns Medical Center.

Connections: Local Routes 3 and 60 at University Avenue. Local Route 14 at Hickman and MLK Parkway, Douglas and Beaver, and Merle Hay/Haymarket Mall.  Express Route 91 at Merle Hay Mall. All 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: J

Guaranteed Ride Home: In case of an emergency, DART will guarantee a ride home to individuals riding Route 16 – Douglas Ave, extension to Lower Beaver Rd and Meredith Drbetween the hours of 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. To qualify for a Guaranteed Ride Home, you must be a monthly bus pass holder, Unlimited Access participant or RideShare vanpooler. For full program details, click here.

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Weekday / Southbound-Inbound: 
Route 16 • Weekday / Southbound-Inbound • Effective 08/19/18

Merle Hay Mall & HaymarketMeredith Dr & 50th StDouglas & Lower BeaverPolk County River PlaceBroadlawnsHickman & 18th9th St & UniversityDART Central Station
AM4:46- - - -4:54- - - -- - - -4:595:055:10
5:40- - - -5:48- - - -- - - -5:535:596:04
6:00- - - -6:08- - - -- - - -6:136:196:24
6:20- - - -6:286:30- - - -6:356:416:46
- - - -6:506:56- - - -- - - -7:017:087:15
7:00- - - -7:087:10- - - -7:157:217:26
- - - -7:307:36- - - -- - - -7:417:487:55
7:40- - - -7:487:517:587:598:068:12
8:00- - - -8:088:118:188:198:268:32
8:20- - - -8:288:318:388:398:468:52
8:40- - - -8:488:518:588:599:069:12
9:00- - - -9:089:119:199:209:279:33
9:20- - - -9:289:319:399:409:479:53
9:40- - - -9:489:519:5910:0010:0710:13
10:00- - - -10:0810:1110:1910:2010:2710:33
10:20- - - -10:2810:3110:3910:4010:4710:53
10:40- - - -10:4810:5110:5911:0011:0711:13
11:00- - - -11:0811:1111:1911:2011:2711:33
11:20- - - -11:2811:3111:3911:4011:4711:53
11:40- - - -11:4811:5111:5912:0012:0712:13
PM12:00- - - -12:0812:1112:1912:2012:2712:33
12:20- - - -12:2812:3112:3912:4012:4712:53
12:40- - - -12:4812:5112:591:001:071:13
1:00- - - -1:081:111:191:201:271:33
1:20- - - -1:281:311:391:401:471:53
1:40- - - -1:481:511:592:002:072:13
2:00- - - -2:092:122:202:212:282:34
2:20- - - -2:292:322:402:412:482:54
2:35- - - -2:442:472:552:563:033:09
3:00- - - -3:093:123:203:213:283:34
3:20- - - -3:293:323:403:413:483:54
3:40- - - -3:493:524:004:014:084:14
4:00- - - -4:094:124:204:214:284:34
4:20- - - -4:294:324:404:414:484:54
4:40- - - -4:494:525:005:015:085:14
5:00- - - -5:095:125:205:215:285:34
5:20- - - -5:28- - - -5:345:355:425:48
5:40- - - -5:48- - - -5:545:556:026:07
6:10- - - -6:18- - - -- - - -6:236:306:35
6:40- - - -6:48- - - -- - - -6:537:007:05
7:10- - - -7:17- - - -- - - -7:217:277:32
7:40- - - -7:47- - - -- - - -7:517:578:02
8:10- - - -8:17- - - -- - - -8:218:278:32
8:47- - - -8:54- - - -- - - -8:589:049:09
9:15- - - -9:22- - - -- - - -9:269:329:37
9:45- - - -9:52- - - -- - - -9:5610:0210:07
10:15- - - -10:22- - - -- - - -10:2610:3210:37
10:45- - - -10:51- - - -- - - -10:5511:0011:03
11:15- - - -11:21- - - -- - - -11:2511:3011:33
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Weekday / Northbound-Outbound: 
Route 16 • Weekday / Northbound-Outbound • Effective 08/19/18

DART Central Station9th St & UniversityHickman & 18thPolk County River PlaceDouglas & Lower BeaverMeredith Dr & 50thMeredith & Hoover SchoolsMerle Hay & Haymarket
AM5:105:155:20- - - -5:25- - - -- - - -5:30
6:156:216:27- - - -6:33- - - -- - - -6:39
6:456:516:57- - - -7:03- - - -- - - -7:09
7:057:117:177:227:25- - - -- - - -7:31
7:257:317:377:427:45- - - -- - - -7:51
7:407:467:52- - - -7:58- - - -8:02/8:058:11
8:028:088:14- - - -8:20- - - -8:24/8:278:33
8:258:318:378:428:45- - - -- - - -8:51
8:458:518:579:029:05- - - -- - - -9:11
9:059:119:189:239:26- - - -- - - -9:32
9:259:319:389:439:46- - - -- - - -9:52
9:459:519:5810:0310:06- - - -- - - -10:12
10:0510:1110:1810:2310:26- - - -- - - -10:32
10:2510:3110:3810:4310:46- - - -- - - -10:52
10:4510:5110:5811:0311:06- - - -- - - -11:12
11:0511:1111:1811:2311:26- - - -- - - -11:32
11:2511:3111:3811:4311:46- - - -- - - -11:52
11:4511:5111:5812:0312:06- - - -- - - -12:12
PM12:0512:1112:1812:2312:26- - - -- - - -12:32
12:2512:3112:3812:4312:46- - - -- - - -12:52
12:4512:5112:581:031:06- - - -- - - -1:12
1:051:111:181:231:26- - - -- - - -1:32
1:251:311:381:431:46- - - -- - - -1:52
1:451:511:582:032:06- - - -- - - -2:12
2:052:112:182:232:26- - - -- - - -2:32
2:252:312:382:432:46- - - -- - - -2:53
2:472:532:593:043:08- - - -- - - -3:15
3:053:113:173:223:26- - - -- - - -3:33
3:253:313:373:423:46- - - -- - - -3:53
3:453:513:574:024:06- - - -- - - -4:13
4:054:124:184:234:27- - - -- - - -4:34
4:254:324:384:434:47- - - -- - - -4:54
4:454:524:58- - - -5:045:10- - - -- - - -
5:055:115:175:225:26- - - -- - - -5:33
5:255:315:375:425:46- - - -- - - -5:53
5:455:515:57- - - -6:02- - - -- - - -6:09
6:056:116:17- - - -6:22- - - -- - - -6:29
6:256:316:36- - - -6:41- - - -- - - -6:47
6:456:506:55- - - -7:00- - - -- - - -7:06
7:057:107:15- - - -7:20- - - -- - - -7:26
7:257:307:35- - - -7:40- - - -- - - -7:46
7:558:008:05- - - -8:10- - - -- - - -8:16
8:258:308:35- - - -8:39- - - -- - - -8:44
8:559:009:05- - - -9:09- - - -- - - -9:14
9:259:309:35- - - -9:39- - - -- - - -9:44
9:5510:0010:05- - - -10:09- - - -- - - -10:14
10:2510:3010:35- - - -10:39- - - -- - - -10:44
10:5511:0011:05- - - -11:09- - - -- - - -11:14
School days only. No service during school breaks and summer.
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Saturday / Southbound-Inbound: 
Route 16 • Saturday / Southbound-Inbound • Effective 08/19/18

Merle Hay & HaymarketDouglas & Lower BeaverHickman & 18th9th St & UniversityDART Central Station
AM6:156:236:296:356:40
6:456:536:597:057:10
7:157:237:297:357:40
7:457:537:598:058:10
8:158:238:298:358:40
8:458:538:599:059:10
9:159:239:299:359:40
9:459:539:5910:0510:10
10:1510:2310:2910:3510:40
10:4510:5310:5911:0511:10
11:1511:2311:2911:3511:40
11:4511:5311:5912:0512:10
PM12:1512:2312:2912:3512:40
12:4512:5312:591:051:10
1:151:231:291:351:40
1:451:531:592:052:10
2:152:242:312:382:43
2:452:543:013:083:13
3:153:243:313:383:43
3:453:544:014:084:13
4:154:244:314:384:43
4:454:545:015:075:12
5:155:245:295:355:40
5:455:545:596:056:10
6:156:246:296:356:40
6:456:546:597:057:10
7:157:247:297:357:40
7:457:547:598:058:10
8:158:248:298:358:40
8:458:548:599:059:10
9:159:249:299:359:40
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Saturday / Northbound-Outbound: 
Route 16 • Saturday / Northbound-Outbound • Effective 08/19/18

DART Central Station9th St & UniversityHickman & 18thDouglas & Lower BeaverMerle Hay & Haymarket
AM6:456:516:577:027:08
7:157:217:277:327:38
7:457:517:578:028:08
8:158:228:288:348:40
8:458:528:589:049:10
9:159:229:289:349:40
9:459:529:5810:0410:11
10:1510:2110:2710:3310:40
10:4510:5110:5711:0311:10
11:1511:2111:2711:3311:40
11:4511:5111:5712:0312:10
PM12:1512:2112:2712:3312:40
12:4512:5112:571:031:10
1:151:211:271:331:40
1:451:511:572:032:10
2:152:212:272:332:40
2:452:512:573:033:10
3:153:213:273:333:40
3:453:513:574:034:10
4:154:214:274:334:40
4:454:514:575:035:10
5:155:215:275:335:40
5:455:515:576:036:09
6:156:216:276:336:39
6:456:516:577:037:09
7:157:217:277:337:39
7:457:517:578:038:09
8:158:218:278:338:39
8:458:518:579:039:09
9:159:209:259:319:37
9:459:509:5510:0110:07
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Sunday / Southbound-Inbound: 
Route 16 • Sunday / Southbound-Inbound • Effective 08/19/18

Merle Hay & HaymarketDouglas & Lower BeaverHickman & 18th9th St & UniversityDART Central Station
AM7:137:217:277:337:38
8:138:218:278:338:38
9:139:219:279:339:38
10:1310:2110:2710:3310:38
11:1311:2111:2711:3311:38
PM12:1312:2112:2712:3312:38
1:131:211:271:331:38
2:132:212:272:332:38
3:133:213:273:333:38
4:134:214:274:334:38
5:135:215:275:335:38
6:136:216:276:336:40
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Sunday / Northbound-Outbound: 
Route 16 • Sunday / Northbound-Outbound • Effective 08/19/18

DART Central Station9th St & UniversityHickman & 18thDouglas & Lower BeaverMerle Hay & Haymarket
AM7:457:507:568:028:08
8:458:508:569:029:08
9:459:509:5610:0210:08
10:4510:5010:5611:0211:08
11:4511:5011:5612:0212:08
PM12:4512:5012:561:021:08
1:451:501:562:022:08
2:452:502:563:023:08
3:453:503:564:024:08
4:454:504:565:025:08
5:455:505:566:026:08
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

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