Northfield

Due to Commencement on Sunday, May 26, the Hiawathaland bus stop will be moved from Buntrock Commons, to the Pumphouse on Founders Drive and St. Olaf Avenue. This change is for Sunday only.

 

Local Bus: Hiawathaland Express

  • Free bus for St. Olaf students, faculty, and staff – stops at Carleton, Food Co-op, Express Care Clinic, Cub/Target, Aldi, Cinema 10, El Tequila.
  • Operates daily from September 6th 2018 to June 10th 2019:
    • Monday-Friday: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    • Saturday: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    • Sunday: 3:00 pm-9:00 pm
  • No service:
    • New Years Day
    • Memorial Day
    • Independence Day
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving (and Friday after)
    • Christmas Eve Day
    • Christmas Day
    • Easter
    • November 22-23, 2018
    • December 20, 2018 – January 2, 2019
    • Last day: June 10, 2019

HiawathaLand Transit – Northfield Route

  • Transportation to locations within the Northfield city limits.
  • Easy transport back and forth to Carleton – quick reference schedule: GOING TO CARLETON
  • Students and employees of the college can ride any regular route free by showing a valid college ID to the driver.
  • Operates weekdays: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • No Service:
    • New Years Day
    • Memorial Day
    • July 4th
    • Labor Day
    • Thanksgiving (and Friday after)
    • Christmas Day
  • Dial-A-Ride service is also available for additional fee. Tokens available at the Bookstore.
    • M-F  6am – 9pm
    • Sat 7am – 5pm
    • Call Dispatch: 866-623-7505 to arrange Dial-A-Ride

 First Choice Shuttle (Taxi)

  • Phone number: (507) 645-4447
  • $5 ride anywhere in town, each additional person $1.
  • Do not accept credit cards. Plan accordingly.
  • Also available for out of town locations, Airport Service, and other destinations. Advance reservations requested for these trips.

Safe Ride

  • On-campus safety escort.
  • Phone number: (507) 785-3666

Other transportation options such as Enterprise Car-Share, Metro Express, etc. are also available. We maintain a list of more options on the Other Destinations page.