Northfield

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, Eco Trans, etc. are also available. We maintain a list of more options on the Other Destinations page.