Niles Dial A Ride Transportation (DART), along with the South Bend Public Transportation Corporation (TRANSPO), is pleased to offer fixed route service to the South Bend area! Niles Dial A Ride Transportation's fixed route (known as Route 2) will offer service to Auten Rd. at SR 933.
Connection Times: 10:30 am, 2:30 pm and 4:30 pm
Niles area public transit riders have been asking for this type of service for years, and DART is pleased to be able to offer it. It is no secret that many Niles area residents utilize medical, educational, retail and special event destinations in South Bend. Now it will be possible for residents to realize the benefits of the services available there, without having to rely on a personal automobile. In addition, South Bend area residents will have the opportunity to access popular destinations and employment opportunities in Niles.
Now you and your family can enjoy not only the great activities in Niles and the surrounding area, you can also plan visits to activities and other services in South Bend. Go to the City of South Bend's website to view events and then call us at DART.
Service between South Bend and Niles will be offered by Niles DART between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm weekdays only. DART buses will be at Auten Rd. at 10:30 am, 2:30 pm and 4:30 pm. From Auten Rd., riders can connect to TRANSPO's Route 5, and then travel almost anywhere within South Bend using the fixed route system offered by TRANSPO. Riders should expect to pay the regular fares for both DART and TRANSPO. More information on TRANSPO service and fares is available online at www.sbtranspo.com .
To find out more about the Niles DART fixed route stop at Auten Rd. and SR 933, call the DART office at 269-684-5150