Transit Area and
Friendly Rider Transit operates throughout the county and in adjacent
townships to the west of Wadena providing services to the general
population, and the elderly and disabled.
Friendly Rider also provides
transit services in the cities of Staples, Bertha, and Hewitt in Todd
sixteen-passenger buses with lift capacity operate Monday through
Friday. Saturday and Sunday
morning transportation is available in the city of Wadena.
See the schedule for details.
Buses pick up and return riders to their homes. The fares are
$1.25 one way for 0-2 miles
$2.50 one way for 2-9 miles
$3.75 one way for over 9 miles
Passengers can purchase
books of tickets (12 for $12.50) or monthly passes for $30.00.
Any group of ten or more to the
same destination is half fare.
One child, 5 years of age and under, may ride free with a paying
adult or guardian.
Friendly Rider Transit works in conjunction with the Wadena County
Volunteer Driver Program.
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