Public Transportation

The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority (DART) is the largest public transit agency in Iowa, serving several Central Iowa communities, including Clive.

There are several routes and services with stops within our community. For information on how to ride DART’s services, to plan a trip on DART, or to learn the latest updates on DART news and services, visit ridedart.com. Residents can also contact DART Customer Service by calling 515-283-8100.

Local Routes:

  • Local Route 72 – West Des Moines Loop: This route includes stops along University Avenue, connecting riders to Jordan Creek Town Center, the West Des Moines Library, Valley Junction, Valley West Mall and Mills Civic Parkway. This route includes transfer locations with DART Local Routes 3, 11 and 52 and Express Routes 94, 95 and 96.
  • Local Route 74 – NW Urbandale: This route includes stops along University Avenue and NW 100th Street in Clive, connecting riders to destinations in NW Urbandale, Valley West Mall, Walmart in Windsor Heights and surrounding businesses. This route includes transfer locations with Local Routes 3, 52 and 72.
  • Express Route 92 – Hickman: This route travels during peak commute hours between destinations along Hickman Rd and downtown Des Moines. A Park & Ride is located at Clive Hotel off Hickman and NW 111th. This route includes transfer points for most DART Local Routes at stops in downtown Des Moines and at DART Central Station.
  • Express Route 93 – NW 86th: This route travels during peak commute hours with stops along NW 86th in Clive. The route travels to downtown Des Moines and includes transfer points for most DART Local Routes downtown and at DART Central Station.