Bus Services

All enrolled DMACC students, faculty and staff ride DART for FREE.

DART local, express, on-call and paratransit services are free to ride, so you can ride to school, work, run errands and more!

To ride free, you must be a currently enrolled DMACC student and use a DMACC DART Card. Cards are available at the following locations:

  • Ankeny Campus – Photo ID Office (Building 5​)
  • Urban Campus – Testing Center (Building 1, Room 207​)
  • West Des Moines Campus – Student Services Office
  • Southridge Center – Student Accounts Office

Once you have your DMACC DART Card, you are ready to ride! When you board the bus, scan the QR code on the Farebox, wait for it to register, find a seat and enjoy your trip.  

How to Get to DMACC on DART

Local Routes

Visit http://www.ridedart.com/routes/local for other Local DART routes (click on appropriate route).

Want to see if your bus is on time?
View real-time data on myDART Trip Planner.    

Wheelchair Accessible

All DART vehicles are wheelchair accessible. People with disabilities may also be eligible for Paratransit bus service. Learn more about Paratransit and the application process.

For more information, please call DART’s Paratransit Department at 515-283-8136.