Ride Line Transportation Services


Available Services

Ride Line is a public transportation system. We set up bus rides for the general public, people with disabilities, the elderly and children in Aberdeen, including citizens residing within 2.5 miles of the city limits. 

Reserving a Ride

Rides must be scheduled at least one day in advance of your appointment. Reservations are accepted from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Rides must be scheduled at least one day in advance of your appointment. The cost per one way ride is $2.  Cash is accepted by drivers. They do not carry change.  10 ride and 20 ride punch cards are available to purchase.

Demand Bus Service

Demand Bus Service offers a fare of $2.00 per one way trip for anyone, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. 

Service for Persons with Disabilities

Services are available to persons with disabilities at the rate of $2.00 per fare, and feature curb-to-curb service. Special certifications are not required for visitors with disabilities. 50% of our buses are wheelchair accessible. If you need additional assistance to get to and from the bus you can bring along a personal attendant.  The personal attendant rides along for free.

​Connection to Jefferson Bus Lines

We provide shuttle service from Aberdeen, with stops in Groton and Webster to connect with Jefferson Bus Lines twice a day, Monday-Friday, in Summit, SD, with Jefferson service to Fargo ND or Sioux Falls SD.  Call the office for schedules and pricing.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to schedule a pick-up, please contact Ride Line at 605-626-3333. We are located at 205 North 4th Street.

Notice of Public Rights

Aberdeen Ride Line provides services without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age or disability, according to the provisions contained in SDCL 20-13, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 and Executive Order 12898, Federal Actions to Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations, 1994.

To request additional information on Aberdeen Ride Line’s Title VI/Nondiscrimination policy or to file a discrimination complaint, please contact the Ride Line Manager at 605-626-3333 or in person at 205 N. 4th Street, Aberdeen, SD 57401.