Yankton Transit

Schedule a Ride!


Please call at least one business day prior to when you need a ride.  Also rides must be called in Monday-Friday 7AM-5PM.  Emails taken after business hours for the following business day will not be accepted unless it is for cancellations.

Yankton Transit is a Non-Profit, public transit service, serving the Yankton area and is open to the public and anyone can ride.



  • United Way & Volunteer Services initially started public transportation with one vehicle after identifying a need for services to the various nonprofit agencies they collaborate with
  • Private not for profit corporation was formed in 1995
  • Board includes key agency representation, other interested volunteers (Agencies represented: Ability Building Services, Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Lewis & Clark Behavioral Health, Prairie Freedom Center, Yankton Senior Center, and Yankton School District)
  • The mission is to provide coordinated public transportation for citizens of Yankton
  • Yankton Transit Bus Barn opened in 2002 providing indoor garage storage for Vehicles
  • Yankton Transit worked with ROC’s (Rural Office of Community Service) from 1998 until June 2013 when a decision made to partner with RCPT (River City Public Transit)

Contact Information

Yankton Transit
901 East 7th Street
Yankton, South Dakota 57078
Phone (605) 665-4610
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