Service operates between DART Central Station and Valley West Mall, including destinations at Windsor Heights Walmart, Drake University, Department of Human Services and Children & Family Services.

 
Connections: Local Routes 5, 14, 15, 16, 17 and 60; Express Routes 91 and 92 along University Avenue. Crosstown Route 52; Local Routes 72 and 74; Express Route 94 at Valley West Mall. Express Route 93 at Westown Parkway and 22nd Street. All Express Routes and the D-Line Shuttle on Grand Avenue and Locust Street in downtown Des Moines. All Local and Crosstown Routes at DART Central Station.
 
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Weekday / Eastbound-Inbound
Route 3 • Weekday / Eastbound-Inbound • Effective 6/28/20

Valley West Mall Walmart & Buffalo Rd University Ave & 42nd St University Ave & ML King Pkwy 6th Ave & University Ave DART Central Station
AM 4:45 4:50 4:58 5:04 5:07 5:12
5:40 5:45 5:53 5:59 6:02 6:07
6:00 6:05 6:13 6:19 6:22 6:27
6:20 6:25 6:33 6:39 6:42 6:48
6:40 6:46 6:55 7:02 7:06 7:12
7:00 7:06 7:15 7:22 7:26 7:32
7:20 7:26 7:35 7:42 7:46 7:52
7:40 7:46 7:55 8:01 8:05 8:11
8:00 8:06 8:15 8:21 8:25 8:30
8:20 8:27 8:35 8:41 8:45 8:50
8:40 8:47 8:55 9:01 9:05 9:10
9:00 9:07 9:15 9:21 9:25 9:30
9:20 9:27 9:35 9:41 9:45 9:50
9:40 9:47 9:55 10:01 10:05 10:10
10:00 10:07 10:15 10:21 10:25 10:30
10:20 10:27 10:35 10:41 10:45 10:50
10:40 10:47 10:55 11:01 11:05 11:10
11:00 11:07 11:15 11:21 11:25 11:30
11:20 11:27 11:35 11:41 11:45 11:52
11:40 11:47 11:55 12:01 12:05 12:10
PM 12:00 12:07 12:15 12:21 12:25 12:30
12:20 12:27 12:35 12:41 12:45 12:50
12:40 12:47 12:55 1:01 1:05 1:10
1:00 1:07 1:15 1:21 1:25 1:30
1:20 1:27 1:35 1:41 1:45 1:49
1:40 1:47 1:56 2:02 2:06 2:10
2:00 2:08 2:17 2:23 2:27 2:31
2:20 2:28 2:37 2:43 2:47 2:51
2:40 2:48 2:57 3:03 3:07 3:11
3:00 3:08 3:17 3:23 3:27 3:31
3:20 3:28 3:37 3:43 3:47 3:51
3:40 3:48 3:58 4:05 4:09 4:13
4:00 4:08 4:18 4:25 4:29 4:33
4:20 4:28 4:38 4:45 4:49 4:53
4:40 4:48 4:58 5:05 5:09 5:13
5:00 5:08 5:16 5:22 5:26 5:30
5:20 5:28 5:36 5:42 5:46 5:50
5:40 5:48 5:56 6:02 6:06 6:10
6:00 6:08 6:16 6:22 6:26 6:30
7:00 7:08 7:16 7:22 7:26 7:30
8:11 8:17 8:25 8:31 8:34 8:37
9:11 9:17 9:25 9:31 9:34 9:37
10:13 10:19 10:26 10:31 10:34 10:37
11:12 11:17 11:24 11:28 11:31 11:34
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Weekday / Westbound-Outbound
Route 3 • Weekday / Westbound-Outbound • Effective 6/28/20

DART Central Station University Ave & 6th Ave University Ave & ML King Pkwy University Ave & 42nd St Wal-Mart & Buffalo Rd Valley West Mall
AM 5:20 5:25 5:28 5:33 5:40 5:48
6:00 6:05 6:08 6:13 6:21 6:29
6:20 6:25 6:28 6:33 6:41 6:49
6:40 6:45 6:48 6:53 7:01 7:09
7:00 7:05 7:08 7:13 7:21 7:29
7:20 7:25 7:28 7:33 7:41 7:49
7:40 7:45 7:48 7:53 8:01 8:09
8:00 8:07 8:10 8:15 8:23 8:31
8:20 8:27 8:30 8:35 8:43 8:51
8:40 8:47 8:50 8:56 9:04 9:12
9:00 9:07 9:10 9:16 9:24 9:32
9:20 9:27 9:30 9:36 9:44 9:52
9:40 9:47 9:50 9:56 10:04 10:12
10:00 10:07 10:10 10:16 10:24 10:32
10:20 10:27 10:30 10:36 10:44 10:52
10:40 10:47 10:50 10:56 11:04 11:12
11:00 11:07 11:10 11:16 11:24 11:32
11:20 11:27 11:30 11:36 11:44 11:52
11:40 11:47 11:50 11:56 12:04 12:12
PM 12:00 12:07 12:10 12:16 12:24 12:32
12:20 12:27 12:30 12:36 12:44 12:52
12:40 12:47 12:50 12:56 1:04 1:12
1:00 1:07 1:10 1:16 1:24 1:32
1:20 1:27 1:30 1:36 1:44 1:52
1:40 1:47 1:50 1:56 2:04 2:12
2:00 2:07 2:10 2:16 2:24 2:32
2:20 2:27 2:30 2:36 2:44 2:52
2:40 2:47 2:50 2:56 3:04 3:12
3:00 3:07 3:10 3:16 3:24 3:32
3:20 3:27 3:30 3:36 3:44 3:52
3:40 3:47 3:50 3:56 4:04 4:12
4:00 4:07 4:10 4:16 4:24 4:32
4:20 4:27 4:30 4:37 4:46 4:54
4:40 4:47 4:50 4:57 5:06 5:14
5:00 5:07 5:10 5:17 5:26 5:34
5:20 5:27 5:30 5:36 5:44 5:53
5:40 5:46 5:49 5:55 6:03 6:11
6:00 6:05 6:08 6:14 6:22 6:30
6:20 6:25 6:28 6:34 6:42 6:50
6:45 6:50 6:53 6:59 7:07 7:14
7:45 7:50 7:53 7:58 8:05 8:12
8:45 8:50 8:53 8:58 9:05 9:12
9:45 9:50 9:53 9:58 10:05 10:11
10:45 10:50 10:53 10:57 11:03 11:09
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Saturday / Eastbound-Inbound
Route 3 • Saturday / Eastbound-Inbound • Effective 10/13/19

Valley West Mall Walmart & Buffalo Rd University Ave & 42nd St University Ave & ML King Pkwy 6th Ave & University Ave DART Central Station
AM 5:30 5:37 5:45 5:50 5:54 5:58
6:35 6:42 6:49 6:54 6:58 7:02
7:35 7:42 7:49 7:54 7:58 8:02
8:05 8:12 8:19 8:24 8:28 8:32
8:35 8:42 8:49 8:54 8:58 9:02
9:05 9:12 9:19 9:24 9:28 9:32
9:35 9:42 9:49 9:54 9:58 10:02
10:05 10:12 10:19 10:24 10:28 10:32
10:35 10:42 10:49 10:54 10:58 11:02
11:05 11:12 11:19 11:24 11:28 11:32
11:35 11:42 11:49 11:54 11:58 12:02
PM 12:05 12:12 12:19 12:24 12:28 12:32
12:35 12:42 12:49 12:54 12:58 1:02
1:05 1:12 1:19 1:24 1:28 1:32
1:35 1:42 1:49 1:54 1:58 2:02
2:05 2:12 2:19 2:24 2:28 2:32
2:35 2:42 2:49 2:54 2:58 3:02
3:05 3:12 3:19 3:24 3:28 3:32
3:35 3:42 3:49 3:54 3:58 4:02
4:05 4:12 4:19 4:24 4:28 4:32
4:35 4:42 4:49 4:54 4:58 5:02
5:05 5:12 5:19 5:24 5:28 5:32
5:35 5:42 5:49 5:54 5:58 6:02
6:05 6:12 6:19 6:24 6:28 6:32
6:35 6:42 6:49 6:54 6:58 7:02
7:05 7:12 7:19 7:24 7:28 7:32
7:35 7:42 7:49 7:54 7:58 8:02
8:05 8:12 8:19 8:24 8:28 8:32
8:35 8:42 8:49 8:54 8:58 9:02
9:05 9:12 9:19 9:24 9:28 9:32
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Saturday / Westbound-Outbound
Route 3 • Saturday / Westbound-Outbound • Effective 10/13/19

DART Central Station University Ave & 6th Ave University Ave & ML King Pkwy University Ave & 42nd St Wal-Mart & Buffalo Rd Valley West Mall
AM 6:00 6:05 6:08 6:13 6:21 6:29
7:00 7:05 7:08 7:13 7:21 7:29
7:30 7:35 7:38 7:43 7:51 7:59
8:00 8:05 8:08 8:13 8:21 8:29
8:30 8:35 8:38 8:43 8:51 8:59
9:00 9:05 9:08 9:13 9:21 9:29
9:30 9:35 9:38 9:43 9:51 9:59
10:00 10:05 10:08 10:13 10:21 10:29
10:30 10:35 10:38 10:43 10:51 10:59
11:00 11:05 11:08 11:13 11:21 11:29
11:30 11:35 11:38 11:43 11:51 11:59
PM 12:00 12:05 12:08 12:13 12:21 12:29
12:30 12:35 12:38 12:43 12:51 12:59
1:00 1:05 1:08 1:13 1:21 1:29
1:30 1:35 1:38 1:43 1:51 1:59
2:00 2:05 2:08 2:13 2:21 2:29
2:30 2:35 2:38 2:43 2:51 2:59
3:00 3:05 3:08 3:13 3:21 3:29
3:30 3:35 3:38 3:43 3:51 3:59
4:00 4:05 4:08 4:13 4:21 4:29
4:30 4:35 4:38 4:43 4:51 4:59
5:00 5:05 5:08 5:13 5:21 5:29
5:30 5:35 5:38 5:43 5:51 5:59
6:00 6:05 6:08 6:13 6:21 6:29
6:30 6:35 6:38 6:43 6:51 6:59
7:00 7:05 7:08 7:13 7:21 7:29
7:30 7:35 7:38 7:43 7:51 7:59
8:00 8:05 8:08 8:13 8:21 8:29
8:30 8:35 8:38 8:43 8:51 8:59
9:00 9:05 9:08 9:13 9:21 9:29
10:00 10:05 10:08 10:13 10:21 10:29
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Sunday / Eastbound-Inbound
Route 3 • Sunday / Eastbound-Inbound • Effective 10/13/19

Valley West Mall Walmart & Buffalo Rd University Ave & 42nd St University Ave & ML King Pkwy 6th Ave & University Ave DART Central Station
AM 7:02 7:09 7:17 7:22 7:26 7:30
8:05 8:12 8:20 8:25 8:29 8:33
8:35 8:42 8:50 8:55 8:59 9:03
9:05 9:12 9:20 9:25 9:29 9:33
9:35 9:42 9:50 9:55 9:59 10:03
10:05 10:12 10:20 10:25 10:29 10:33
10:35 10:42 10:50 10:55 10:59 11:03
11:05 11:12 11:20 11:25 11:29 11:33
11:35 11:42 11:50 11:55 11:59 12:03
PM 12:05 12:12 12:20 12:25 12:29 12:33
12:35 12:42 12:50 12:55 12:59 1:03
1:05 1:12 1:20 1:25 1:29 1:33
1:35 1:42 1:50 1:55 1:59 2:03
2:05 2:12 2:20 2:25 2:29 2:33
2:35 2:42 2:50 2:55 2:59 3:03
3:05 3:12 3:20 3:25 3:29 3:33
3:35 3:42 3:50 3:55 3:59 4:03
4:05 4:12 4:20 4:25 4:29 4:33
4:35 4:42 4:50 4:55 4:59 5:03
5:05 5:12 5:20 5:25 5:29 5:33
5:35 5:42 5:50 5:55 5:59 6:03
6:05 6:12 6:20 6:25 6:29 6:33
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

Sunday / Westbound-Outbound
Route 3 • Sunday / Westbound-Outbound • Effective 10/13/19

DART Central Station University Ave & 6th Ave University Ave & ML King Pkwy University Ave & 42nd St Wal-Mart & Buffalo Rd Valley West Mall
AM 7:30 7:35 7:38 7:43 7:51 7:59
8:00 8:05 8:08 8:13 8:21 8:29
8:30 8:35 8:38 8:43 8:51 8:59
9:00 9:05 9:08 9:13 9:21 9:29
9:30 9:35 9:38 9:43 9:51 9:59
10:00 10:05 10:08 10:13 10:21 10:29
10:30 10:35 10:38 10:43 10:51 10:59
11:00 11:05 11:08 11:13 11:21 11:29
11:30 11:35 11:38 11:43 11:51 11:59
PM 12:00 12:05 12:08 12:13 12:21 12:29
12:30 12:35 12:38 12:43 12:51 12:59
1:00 1:05 1:08 1:13 1:21 1:29
1:30 1:35 1:38 1:43 1:51 1:59
2:00 2:05 2:08 2:13 2:21 2:29
2:30 2:35 2:38 2:43 2:51 2:59
3:00 3:05 3:08 3:13 3:21 3:29
3:30 3:35 3:38 3:43 3:51 3:59
4:00 4:05 4:08 4:13 4:21 4:29
4:30 4:35 4:38 4:43 4:51 4:59
5:00 5:05 5:08 5:13 5:21 5:29
5:30 5:35 5:38 5:43 5:51 5:59
6:00 6:05 6:08 6:13 6:20 6:29
Weather, special events and traffic conditions may alter service.

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