Making Public Transit the first choice...not a last resort.

Our mission is to provide coordinated transportation services for all citizens of the Brookings County area.

Myride Bata

Use the MyRide web app for scheduling and changing rides

Available for scheduling rides between 7am-6pm on Monday-Friday

Register today to begin scheduling rides online

POLICY: If you do not show up for your scheduled ride, you will still have to pay for your ride. Please cancel your unwanted rides.

Dog Days of Summer Bus Pass

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Youth Summer Bus Passes 2024

Need to schedule rides for your child?

Be A Transit Advocate

Lack of transportation to and from school and/or work is an barrier for many struggling families. You can help! BATA is using your gifts to assist in the cost of transportation for area students and working adults through our Generosity Fund.

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Newsletter Fall 2021

BATA Wheel News Newsletters

Passenger Handbooks



Call Bata Dispatch at 605-692-2222 or toll free at 855-962-9120 to schedule a ride.

** Reservations must be scheduled during dispatch hours, 7a.m.-6p.m.**

Our transportation service is available to everyone within the greater Brookings County Area. Youth, the general public, elderly and passengers with disabilities request our service for a variety of transportation needs.

Our passengers schedule rides to work, school, the Sioux Falls airport, medical appointments, shopping trips, activities, and more! We require our passengers to schedule rides at least one day before transportation is needed. Please call our dispatch office, (605) 692-2222, and schedule your transportation today!

Hours of Service

Monday through Friday 5:00am to 6:00pm.

(Dispatch services available 7:00am - 6:00pm.)

Looking to drive your business while we drive the bus?

Making Public Transit the first choice...not the last resort.

BATA is an award-winning door-to-door service designed to serve everyone.



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