Transportation Available to Students

Check out our Facebook page to connect with other students for rides.

UhaulCarShare

Simpson has two Uhaul cars on campus for students to use. All you need to do is go to their website, create an account, and reserve one.

To rent per hour:

  • $4.95/hr
  • +$.59/mile

You can drive up to 180 miles and pay no more than $8.50 per hour for these vehicles.

Just visit:

uhaulcarshare.com

to reserve one of the cars today!

HIRTA

There are buses that are available for rides scheduled one day in advance and door-to-door rides.

Reservations can be made for Mondays-Fridays 7:30-4:00

On Thursdays a trip goes to Des Moines for medical appointments

  • $2 each way in Indianola
  • $4 each way in Warren County

To ride:

Call - 1-877-686-0029

Email - erides@ridehirta.com

Or visit them at the Indianola Hyvee

DART Bus Lines

Once in Des Moines the buses are available as early as 5:45 AM and as late as 11:30 PM.

Local Route:

  • Adult Fare $1.75

Weekly Passes:

  • $16.00

Monthly Passes:

  • $48.00

Transfers are free

Just go to:

ridedart.com

to find and plan your route

Taxi Cab Services

Taxis are available 24/7/365 or by appointment.

They cost:

  • $2.00 to get in
  • $2.00/mile
  • $.50/extra person
  • $25/hr to wait
  • Night Rides (10pm-4am):
    • $2.00/trip
  • Airport surcharge:
    • $2.50/trip

There is a $20 minimum to stay in Indianola.

Just call:

515-243-1111

515-282-8111