All Arrowhead Transit buses are in compliance with the ADA and equipped with wheelchair lifts.

To ride, dial:

800-862-0175, option 6

Contact Arrowhead Transit at least an hour in advance to schedule a pick-up time and specific drop-off site. The dispatcher will ask for:

  • Time and exact location of pickup
  • Destination address
  • Number of people traveling with you
  • The exact time of any appointments
  • Return trip information

Purchasing tickets/passes

Individuals: Books of one-way tickets or unlimited monthly passes may be purchased from a bus driver with cash or check. Books of 10 one-way tickets can also be ordered with a credit or debit card by contacting Melinda Nelson. She can be reached at 218-735-6851 or

Organizations: May request an order form by contacting Jennifer Tarr at These orders may be invoiced.

Pine City Dial-A-Ride
Arrowhead Transit provides Dial-A-Ride services for anyone who lives within the city limits of Pine City.
Cost is $1.50 per ride, $15.00 for a book of 10 one-way tickets or $27.00 for an unlimited monthly pass. It runs:

  • Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sandstone to Pine City
Every Thursday
9:30 Sandstone
9:50 Hinckley
10:45 Arrive at Walmart in Pine City
1:00 Leave Walmart in Pine City
This bus can also take riders to wherever they need to go in Pine City.

Sandstone to Harris, Hinckley, Sturgeon Lake, Mora & Beroun
Monday through Friday

Hinckley to Sandstone 2:20

6:15/2:50 to Harris 6:55/4:55
7:15/9:00/2:50 to Hinckley 7:30/9:40/3:10
6:45/2:50 to Sturgeon Lake 7:05/4:45
6:50/2:20 to Mora 7:25/4:20
6:50/2:20 to Beroun 8:40/2:40

Sandstone to Cambridge & North Branch
1st Friday of the month
8:30 Sandstone
8:50 Hinckley
9:15 Pine City
10:00 North Branch Outlets
10:30 Cambridge
1:00 Leave Cambridge
1:30 Leave North Branch Outlets
Call by noon the day prior to make reservations. Requires 5 passengers. Call in 4 other reservations, and you ride for free.

Pine City to North Branch
Monday through Friday
Pine City 6:30/6:40/2:50
North Branch 7:15/7:30/4:20/4:30

To Duluth
3rd Friday of the month
7:30 Westchester
7:35 Senior Center
7:40 North Pines Apartments
7:45 Our Redeemer Lutheran
7:50 Hillside Apartments
7:55 Halter Pines
8:00 Holiday (Freeway)
10:00 Arrive at Miller Hill Mall in Duluth
2:00 Leave Miller Hill Mall in Duluth
Call by noon the day prior to make a reservation. Requires 5 passengers. Call in 4 other reservations, and you ride for free.

Monthly Specials
There are currently no special routes scheduled.

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