New to Arrowhead Transit? Don’t worry – using our services is easy! We’ve compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below. If you have a question that’s not addressed – please contact us and we’ll get right back to you.

Who can ride the bus?

Anyone! Arrowhead Transit is public transportation in Northeastern Minnesota. Our services can accommodate many transportation needs including getting to and from work, appointments and shopping. Our goal is to reduce the transportation barriers to find and retain employment, independent living, and simply getting you to where you need to go Our drivers are dedicated to providing a safe, comfortable experience for all customers.

How much does it cost?

That answer depends on the route. (Please check with individual route Ride Guides for more details.) You can always ask your driver. He can sell you a ticket and make change if necessary. (If the price of a ticket is a barrier, please look into our Rural Rides program.)

Do kids pay full fare?

No. Children five and younger are free; children 6-12 are half fare with a paying adult. (Multiple children can get half fares with one paying adult.)

Can I get a Frequent Rider Discount?

Most routes do have either monthly bus passes or a 10-ride pass (often available for the price of 9 rides). (Please check with individual route Ride Guides for more details.)

Can I bring a bike on the bus?


Is there room for luggage?