To ride, dial:

Opt. 1 for Mt. Iron, Virginia or Ely
Opt. 2 for Aurora, Babbitt, Biwabik, Buhl, Chisholm, Eveleth, Floodwood, Gilbert, Hoyt Lakes, Meadowlands, Soudan and Tower
Opt. 9 for Duluth, Hermantown or Rice Lake

Need to get to Walmart?

The Virginia/Mt. Iron Dial-A-Ride stops at Walmart at the top of every hour from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Please call at least an hour in advance to schedule a pick-up time and specific drop-off site. Our dispatchers can schedule your rides up to two months in advance of when you need your ride. The dispatcher will ask for:

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

Free summer rides for kids

Offer is valid within the city limits of Virginia and Mountain Iron from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Parents: You must register your kids at the Virginia Public Library or Mesabi Family YMCA. 

Kids: Show your Arrowhead Transit wristband or bus pass to the driver for a free ride. 

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