Palace Transit operates curb to curb public transportation to anyone of any age in Mitchell Monday, Wednesday & Friday 5:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday & Thursday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 7 a.m. to 4 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 with limited or suspended services:
- New Year’s Day - No Services
- President's Day - Office Closed, Buses Operating
- Good Friday - Office Closed at noon, Buses Operating
- Memorial Day - No Services
- Independence Day - No Services
- Labor Day - No Services
- Native American Day - Office Closed, Buses Operating
- Veterans Day - Office Closed, Buses Operating
- Thanksgiving Day - No Services
- Christmas Eve - Services close at Noon
- Christmas Day - No Services
- Grocery Shopping - Monday-Friday 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. To all grocery stores.
- Walmart - Monday-Friday 10 a.m. pickup and 11:30 a.m. return, or 1 p.m. pickup and 2:30 p.m. return
We are going to temporarily extend our hours for transportation until 8:45pm! This is a great opportunity to catch the Mitchell Municipal Band Concerts at Hitchcock Park. All rides must be scheduled at least a day in advance before 4:00pm.
The extended hours are for the following Wednesday's in 2021 ONLY!
- June 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th
- July 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
Palace Transit rides may be scheduled to go where you need to go such as:
- Beauty Shops
- Government Offices
- Parks and Recreation
- Adult Nutrition
- Medical Appointments
Communities served by Palace Transit include:
- Mt. Vernon
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.
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.
Relay South Dakota provides telephone accessibility to people who are deaf, hard-of-hearing or speech-disabled. Call 711 for assistance.
Community Services Advisory Board
The Community Services Advisory Council meets:
- 10-11 a.m.
- 2nd Thursday of Every Month
- City Hall Council Chambers
612 N Main
Mitchell, SD 57301