Sioux Area Metro (SAM)
Sioux Area Metro (SAM) Information
Purpose of service: Public transportation serving Sioux Falls
Type of service: Public transportation
Hours of service: Office hours are 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Transit service is available on most routes from 5:45 am to 7 pm Monday through Friday and from 7:45 am to 7 pm on Saturday. Service is available weekday evenings until approximately 9 pm on five routes. No service on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, or Christmas Day.
Scheduling requirements: Regularly scheduled bus routes
Eligibility requirements: Open to all
Cost of ride: Adults: $1 per ride, one-day pass $3, seven-day pass $10, monthly pass $12.50. Children 10 years and younger: $0.50 per ride.
SD Medicaid: Limited acceptance
Cost to bring PCA: No charge if customer is authorized through the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Cost to bring one guest: Normal fare applies
Wait time cost: N/A
Service area: Sioux Falls
Driver assistance: Drivers will assist with mobility device securement
Type of vehicle: Bus equipped with ramp or lift
Wheelchair accessible vehicles: Yes
Deliver empty wheelchair, scooter, or oxygen tank to passenger: No
Paratransit curb-to-curb service: Available for ADA-eligible trips to individuals who, as a result of a disability, are unable to utilize a regular bus.
*Please note schedules and fares are subject to change.