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Get the Heck Into Dodge!
Public Transportation
D-TRAN Fixed Route
Brenda Cecil Martinez
Transportation Supervisor

Paul Lewis
Director of Parks & Rec.

P.O. Box 880
806 N. 2nd Ave.
Dodge City, KS  67801

Ph: (620) 225-8119
Fax: (620) 225-8195

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm

      Getting You There Is What We Do!
              -Downtown  -Shopping  -Employment  -Education  -Museums
               -Grocery Stores  -Medical Facilities  -Social Service Agencies  -Post Office

                    -City/County Offices  -Recreational Facilities  -Or any other purpose

D-TRAN Fixed Route bus service consists of three bus routes and 45 designated stops located throughout Dodge City.  Buses arrive at each stop every hour at the same time, from 6 am to 6 pm Monday through Friday.  There are free transfers between routes in order to reach your destination.  Transfers can be made at the Santa Fe Depot Transit Center the Midpoint Transfer at Wal-Mart and a limited number of other stop locations.  We are committed to providing Dodge City with safe, reliable, and cost effective transportation service. 

Para-TRAN, Door to Door Service

Para-TRAN is door-to-door paratransit service available for persons who, because of a disability, are unable to use the D-TRAN Fixed Route Bus Service.  The Para-TRAN service area is Dodge City plus 3/4 of a mile on each side of D-TRAN fixed routes.  Riders must be certified as eligible to use the service by submitting an application which includes the assessment and signature of a qualified health professional in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  Examples of people who may be eligible are those who, because of a disability, are unable to:

  • Get on or off a regular bus
  • Walk three city blocks or more to access a fixed route bus stop
  • Read, understand, or follow bus information

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.  For reservations and information please call 877-323-3626.

R-TRAN Regional Demand Response Service

is Regional Demand Response Service outside the 3/4 mile Para-TRAN zone, and up to 2 miles beyond the city limits.  On a first come first served basis, anyone may schedule a door-to-door R-TRAN ride if the ride's origin or destination is beyond the 3/4 mile Para-TRAN zone and within a 2 mile radius of City limits.  If moving from one location to another while in town, door-to-door rides are available only to passengers with an approved Paratransit application.  All other are required to use D-TRAN.

Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.  For reservations and information please call 877-323-3626.

Hours of Operation:           
Monday - Friday: 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: No Service
Holiday Schedule: No Service

For information please call 620-225-8119 or come see us at the Santa Fe Depot Transit Center at 101 E. Wyatt Earp.  The Sante Fe Depot Transit Center is open from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday thru Friday.  It's closed Saturday and Sunday.  Services provided at the Transit Center include, pass sales, cash/change handling, route service information, Half-Fare program, and passenger amenities including restrooms and indoor waiting.  Customer service at the Transist Center displays and disseminates transit information materials, receives and acts upon complaints and suggestions.  

Fares for D-TRAN Fixed Route, Para-TRAN and R-TRAN Door to Door Service:

                                                                      Fare            Half-Fare*

Adults (one way):                                         $1.00            50 cents
Youth ages 6-18 (one way):                        50 cents
Children ages 5 and under ride free
Monthly Pass (unlimited rides)               $30.00         $15 (Half-fare and Youth ages 6-18)

*60 and older, disabled, or low income with application
*Half-Fare applies only to D-TRAN

Half-Fare Application
Para-Transit Application
D-TRAN Fixed Route Bus Schedule
Passenger Policies and Guidelines (English)
Dodge City Public Transit Brochure
Dodge City Paratransit Implementation Plan
ParaTRAN Application and Appeal Processing
Dodge City Guidelines Paratransit Ridership
Dodge City Fixed Route Study Report

Title VI Requirements

Title VI:  Our Public Transportation services are provided to all without regard to race, color, or national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.