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Prairie Five Community Action Council, Inc.

Local Bus Service - Prairie Five RIDES

Prairie Five Community Action Agency - Main Office

719 N 7th St, Ste 302, Montevideo, MN, 56265

(877) 757-4337


Service Details


Bus transportation that provides rides to people within a city, county or region

Additional Information

The Prairie Five RIDES Transportation Program provides:
* City Bus Service available in: Appleton, Benson, Canby, Dawson, Madison, Montevideo, Granite Falls and Ortonville
* Regional service in Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Swift and Yellow Medicine counties
* Provides transportation to the Twin Cities, Marshall, Willmar, St. Cloud, and some locations in North and South Dakota.


  • Area Served by County
    • Big Stone County 
    • Chippewa County 
    • Lac qui Parle County 
    • Swift County 
    • Yellow Medicine County 
  • Organization Type
    • Community Action Partnership 

Application Instructions

You can purchase bus passes for Adults, Seniors and Youth

City bus is on-demand and you must reserve a ride by calling the Dispatch office in advance to schedule a ride.

Reservations for City Bus Service should be made twenty-four (24) hours in advance, although not required.

Reservations for Regional Bus Transportation should be made one (1) week in advance, although this is not required.


City Bus Service base fare, one way: $2.00
Punch cards and passes available

Costs vary for regional roundtrip and one-way fares.

Costs also vary for seniors, adults and youth/child.

Call (877) 757-4337 for complete fare details.

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Food Shelf:
9:00am - 12:00pm, Monday - Friday
1:00pm - 4:00pm, Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

Area Served

Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Swift, and Yellow Medicine Counties


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (320) 269-6578
TDD (320) 269-6988
Toll Free (800) 292-5437

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Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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