Flex Route 73 – Urbandale/Windsor Heights

Operates between the Gloria Dei Lutheran Church Park & Ride and bUCCANEER Arena Park & Ride.

This service will operate on a specific route and schedule with dedicated stops along the route. Customers are able to board at any stop along the scheduled route for $1.75.

This route will also operate as a limited flex service between scheduled stops, and will deviate within the Flex Zone for $3.50. Customers may request a flex trip, up to seven days in advance, by calling 515-283-8136 during DART service hours. Flex trip requests upon boarding may be accomodated when time and space is available. 

To cancel or change your flex trip reservation, call 515-283-8136 during DART service hours and at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled pick-up, or a no-show will be recorded. More than four no-shows in a calendar month may result in a suspension of your Flex service.

Flex service trips are available on a first-come, first-served basis and are limited to trips that ensure the service is reliable for all customers. You may be asked to get on or off the bus at a location that is within a few blocks of your origin or destination. Some locations are not accessible to DART buses.

Connections: Express Route 93 at Aurora Avenue and NW 86th Street. Express Route 92 at Buccaneer Arena at Hickman Avenue and 72nd Street.

Guaranteed Ride Home: In case of an emergency, DART will guarantee a ride home to individuals riding Route 73between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. To qualify for a Guaranteed Ride Home, you must be a monthly bus pass holder, Unlimited Access participant or RideShare vanpooler. For full program details, click here.

To learn how to read DART schedules, click here.

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Weekday / Morning: 
Route 73 • Weekday / Morning Effective 2/21/16
Leave Gloria Dei P&R70th St & MadisonArrive/Leave Buccaneer Arena P&R70th St & MadisonArrive Gloria Dei P&R
- - - -- - - -5:335:365:48
5:315:435:50/5:535:566:08
5:516:036:10/6:186:216:33
6:116:236:30/6:366:396:51
6:376:496:56/6:587:017:13
7:017:137:20/7:277:307:42
7:297:417:48/7:527:558:07
7:598:118:18- - - -- - - -
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Weekday / Afternoon: 
Route 73 • Weekday / Afternoon Effective 2/21/16
Leave Gloria Dei P&R70th St & MadisonArrive/Leave Buccaneer Arena P&R70th St & MadisonArrive Gloria Dei P&R
- - - -- - - -4:054:104:17
4:054:124:17/4:244:294:36
4:254:324:37/4:394:444:51
4:424:494:54/5:015:065:13
5:065:135:18/5:265:315:38
5:245:315:36/5:455:505:57
5:465:535:58/6:026:076:14
6:116:186:23- - - -- - - -
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

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