Fostering independence by providing mobility options

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


Need to schedule rides to or from school for your child?

Click the button to the right to read more about our Youth Transportation services!

Please Review BATA's Covid-19 Riding Guidelines & Information


Advance reservations must be scheduled during our listed dispatch hours

Call Bata Dispatch at 605.692.2222 or toll free at 855-962-9120 to schedule a ride.

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

Our passengers schedule rides to work, school, the Sioux Falls Airport, medical appointments, shopping trips and more! We encourage our passengers to schedule rides at least the day before transportation is needed. Please call our dispatch office and schedule your transportation today!

Back to School

We are so excited to see our youth passengers again!!

We are asking that parents and passengers of all ages review our updated rider safety information, including our requirement of face coverings.

COVID-19 Changes in Service

The safety of our passengers and employees is very important to us.

BATA has reduced our hours of service. Buses will continue to serve the community for essential needs such as food security, medical appointments, and employment needs.

Public Service Announcement

 As a public transportation service, BATA has been pro-active in the reducing the risk of viruses for our passengers and drivers.


"Our mission to provide coordinated transportation services for all citizens of the Brookings area and to foster independence by providing mobility options is done so by allowing dignity, integrity and compassion to all those we serve."

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