Transit

Le Sueur transit is a public transportation service for residents of Le Sueur owned and operated by the city. Our mission is to provide a safe, reliable, means of transportation as an alternative to individual car transportation, and /or when driving or walking are not the best means of transport. Children, senior and mobility impaired citizens are most welcome and are specially accommodated.

We offer a variety of ride options, to meet almost every need.

Note: Buses are "mobility equipped"-- wheel chairs are easily accommodated. Please call 24 hours in advance when possible.

Fare Rates
  • Exact fare required, drivers do not make or carry change
  • All cash rides $2/or 2 tickets (Children 0-5 Free with full fare passenger)
Tickets
Tickets are available from Drivers or call 507-665-6211.
  • Senior/disabled (Ages 62+)$25/25 route rides or 12 dial-a-rides
  • General public (Ages 6-61)$30/25 route rides checks payable to City of Le Sueur
Preschool Rates (September-May)
We offer special rates for local preschool routes.  Please contact our office for more information.

Staff & Equipment
We employ 1 full-time and 3 part-time drivers. All of our drivers have a Commercial Drivers License and are trained and certified in passenger assistance, defensive driving and sensitivity training.

We have 2 active buses and 1 back-up. All are mobility equipped so that easy access is available along with wheel chair accommodation.

How You Can Help
  • Using public transit is easy, affordable and cosmopolitan.
  • Leave your car at home and take the bus, you’ll be glad you did.
  • Remember transit if and when driving privileges are taken away.
  • Your independence is only a phone call away.
  • Remember transit as you arrange your schedule to include transportation for young school children. The bus is safe, secure and dependable and we provide curb to curb service at a very affordable rate.
Operating Funds
Operating funds for public transit are made available from federal, state, and local revenue. The Le Sueur Area United Way provides funds to assist families with fares for preschool transportation.

169.686 Seat Belt Use Required; Penalty.
Subdivision 1. Seat belt requirement.

(a) Except as provided in section 169.685, a properly adjusted and fastened seat belt, including both the shoulder and lap belt when the vehicle is so equipped, shall be worn by the driver and passengers of a passenger vehicle, commercial motor vehicle, type III vehicle, and type III Head Start vehicle.

(b) A person who is 15 years of age or older and who violates paragraph (a) is subject to a fine of $25. The driver of the vehicle in which a violation occurs is subject to a $25 fine for each violation of paragraph (a) by the driver or by a passenger under the age of 15, but the court may not impose more than 1 surcharge under section 357.021, subdivision 6, on the driver. The Department of Public Safety shall not record a violation of this subdivision on a person's driving record.