Request a Ride

 To Request a Ride

Ride requests should be made between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays.

Phone: 1-507-359-2717
Toll Free: 1-800-707-2717
TDD: 1-507-359-6598

Rider Guide

Rides must be requested one business day prior to day of the ride.

Ride requests can be made up to 14 days in advance.

Same day requests will be honored if our prescheduled routes allow.


Bus Service Hours

Weekdays 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
New Ulm Only 6:15 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Sunday New Ulm Only 8:00 a.m.- Noon

Closed on These Holidays


Office Information

Weekdays 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays

Located at 1900 North Franklin St. in New Ulm

Phone:1-507-359-2717
Toll Free: 1-800-707-2717

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Title VI Information

Human Services


Brown County Heartland Express operates with funding from and in partnership with MNDOTDOT Logo CMYK Reverse

Transit

Brown County Heartland Express will resume charging bus fares starting Monday, January 3rd, 2022

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COVID-19 Heartland Express Information


Brown County Heartland Express provides more than 50,000 rides each year in Brown County, including the cities of New Ulm, Sleepy Eye, Evan, Cobden, Springfield, Comfrey and Hanska.

We take people of all ages and abilities to their work places, health care appointments, shopping, places of education and other community services and activities. We help keep people living actively and  independently in their communities.

Transit supports local businesses by providing employees transportation to work, expanding the labor pool and transporting customers to their stores.

Using public transit, you have an affordable, clean, safe and dependable ride to your destination. You’ll save money over the cost of driving yourself, hiring someone to drive you or owning a car.

Types of Service:

  • Demand response service on weekdays and Sundays.
  • Morning and afternoon deviated fixed route service between New Ulm and Springfield. There is one round trip per day from east to west (five weekdays) and one round trip per day from west to east (four weekdays).

Fare

In Town:
$1.50 or 1 white token, one way
In County:
$3.00 or two white tokens, one way
Nutrition Site:
$.75 or one Blue Token, one way (New Ulm Nutrition Site Only)

Save by Buying a Package of Tokens

  • Package of 10 white tokens $13 ($15 value) are available at most area banks and grocery stores throughout the county and at the Heartland Express Office.
  • Packages of 10 blue tokens $6.50 ($7.50 value) are available only at the New Ulm Senior Dining Site and the Heartland Express Office

Tokens Available At:

New Ulm:

  • Fransden Bank
  • Alliance Bank
  • Citizens Bank
  • Hy Vee
  • Cash Wise
  • Bank Midwest

Sleepy Eye:

  • Schutz Family Foods
  • Randy's Family Drug

Springfield:

  • Springfield Market
  • Red Rock Bank

Comfrey:

  • Choice Financial Savings

Hanska:

  • Alliance Bank

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Contact

Office Hours: 8am to 4:30pm
(most offices)

Main Office Phone: 507-233-6600

Courthouse Address:
14 S State St
New Ulm, MN 56073

Individual Office Hours may vary.

 

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