DART

DeSoto-Arcadia Regional Transit is a deviated fixed - route service providing one route in and around the City of Arcadia. Service is available Monday through Saturday.

About DART 
DeSoto-Arcadia Regional Transit service is provided through the cooperation of the DeSoto County Board of County Commissioners, the Florida Department of Transportation, and the Federal Transit Administration.
 

Fare Information

  •     Fare is 50¢ cash. You must have correct change. Drivers cannot make change and do not have access to the fare box.

  •     Children under age 5 ride FREE with an adult.

 

Route Deviation-

DART buses will deviate from the bus route within 3/4 mile of the fixed-route service for those individuals who are functionally unable to board the bus along the regular route. To receive this service you must make a reservation at the DART office (855-418-0466 toll free) no later than the end of the business day prior to the day you wish to travel. Request a deviation for drop-off when you board the bus. Route deviations will be limited to twice per trip to maintain the schedule. Route deviations will be on a 1st come 1st serve basis.


DART “Rules of the Road”

  •     No smoking
  •     No open food or drink containers on the bus
  •     No trash on the bus or at bus stops
  •     Only service animals are permitted on the bus
  •     Shoes and shirts are required
  •     No profanity or loud talking
  •     Music should only be heard through earphones

Riding DeSoto-Arcadia Regional Transit is a privilege; those not following the transit rules will be asked to leave the bus.

Route (click on map to see a larger version)

DART Route System Map

DART buses will deviate from the bus route within 3/4 mile of the fixed-route service for those individuals who are functionally unable to board the bus along the regular route. To receive this service you must make a reservation at the DART office (855-418-0466 toll free) no later than the end of the business day prior to the day you wish to travel. Request a deviation for drop-off when you board the bus. Route deviations will be limited to twice per trip to maintain the schedule. Route deviations will be on a 1st come 1st serve basis.

DART ROUTE TIMES (click on schedule to see larger version)

DART Route Times