Purpose of Service: Intercity bus transportation serving 11 states in the United States Midwest
Type of Service: Coach and charter service
Hours of Service: 24 hours a day
Scheduling Requirements: Make a reservation on-line at www.JeffersonLines.com or call 800-451-5333. Call 48 hours in advance if a lift equipped bus is needed to accommodate a wheelchair or scooter.
Eligibility Requirements: None. People age 62 and over are eligible for a 5% discount.
Cost of ride: Varies
Cost to bring personal care attendant (PCA): May receive a 50% discount if traveling with the person needing assistance. Bus drivers are not allowed to provide assistance of a personal nature to passengers. It is the passenger’s responsibility to bring an attendant if lifting, basic care or medical assistance is needed during the trip.
North Dakota Cities Served (as of August 2011): Devils Lake, Fargo, Grand Forks, Lakota, Larimore, Minot, Rugby, Stanley, Towner, Williston.
Minnesota Cities Served (as of August 2011): Albert Lea, Alexandria, Bagley, Bemidji, Blaine, Bloomington, Brainerd, Burnsville, Clara City, Cloquet, Crookston, Detroit Lakes, Duluth, Erskine, Fairmont, Faribault, Fergus Falls, Forest Lake, Fosston, Granite Falls, Hinckley, Jackson, Little Falls, Luverne, Madelia, Mahnomen, Mankato, Maple Grove, Marshall, McIntosh, Mentor, Minneapolis, Monticello, Moorhead, Moose Lake, Motley, North Branch, Owatonna, Park Rapids, Paynesville, Perham, Pine City, Pipestone, Rochester, Ruthton, Sandstone, Shevlin, St. Cloud, St. Paul, St. Peter, Staples, Wadena, Winona, Worthington. `
Driver Assistance: Boarding and de-boarding buses, luggage, transfers, stowage and retrieval of mobility devices. This service is provided during transfers, meal and rest stops and other times as reasonably requested.
Type of Vehicles: Coach Bus. Please give 48 hours notice if you require a lift for a wheelchair or scooter.
Revised: October 24, 2011