Prairie Five Rides Transportation Program

Now accepting credit card payments!
To pay by credit card please call 1-877-757-4337


The Prairie Five RIDES transit system is a demand responsive combination of Volunteer Driver and bus service.

Eligibility: General Public of all ages

Serves the counties of: Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Swift and Yellow Medicine

City Systems: Appleton, Benson, Canby, Dawson, Madison, Montevideo, Ortonville

Destinations with buses: Twin Cities, Marshall, Willmar, St. Cloud. We go to areas throughout the state with Volunteer Drivers and some locations to North / South Dakota. (Never hurts to ask if we can provide it.)
Prairie Five RIDES Brochure
Prairie Five RIDES Brochure (Spanish)

For all your RIDES needs Call Toll Free

Although not required; Please call in your reservations twenty-four (24) hours in advance for rides.

Common routes across Minnesota and to eastern regions of North and South Dakota


Ted Nelson (Program Manager)
719 North 7th Street Suite 302
PO Box 159
Montevideo MN 56265
(320) 269-6578