Palace Transit

Services


Palace Transit operates curb to curb public transportation to anyone of any age in Mitchell Monday through Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Call the Palace Transit office at 995-8440 Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to reserve or cancel a ride. All rides must be scheduled by 4:00 p.m. the day before and Monday rides must be called in by Friday.  Weekend and evening cancellations can be made by calling 999-8440.

Holidays


Holidays with limited or suspended services:
  • New Year’s Day - No Services
  • Thanksgiving Day - No Services
  • Christmas Eve - Closes at 2 p.m.
  • Christmas Day - No Services
Note: Service hours and holiday schedules are subject to change.

Destinations


Palace Transit rides may be scheduled to go where you need to go such as:
  • Beauty Shops
  • Business
  • Daycare
  • Government Offices
  • Library
  • Parks and Recreation
  • School
  • Senior Meals
  • Shopping
  • Work
  • Medical Appointments

Shopping Schedule


  • Grocery Shopping - Monday-Friday 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. To all grocery stores
  • Shopko/Coborns - Monday-Friday 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
  • Walmart - Monday-Friday 10 a.m. pickup and 11:30 a.m. return, or 1 p.m. pickup and 2:30 p.m. return

Communities


Communities served by Palace Transit include:
  • Ethan
  • Mitchell
  • Mt. Vernon

Routes


Routes are determined by our routing software. There are no guarantees on pick-up or drop off times; however, Palace Transit will strive to accommodate all passengers as best as possible.

Additional Information


We are a Medicaid provider; prior approval is required. If any individual over the age of 60 is unable to afford transportation service, contact the Palace Transit office for assistance.

Any child under the age 3 must ride with a parent or responsible guardian.

This transit agency is committed to providing non-discriminatory service. To request more information or to file a discrimination complaint contact this agency or the South Dakota Department of Transportation at 605-773-3540.

Community Services Advisory Board


The Community Services Advisory Board meets:
  • 10-11 a.m.
  • 2nd Thursday of Every Month
  • James Valley Community Center
    300 W 1st Avenue
    Mitchell, SD 57301