Our goal is to get students to and from school in the safest means possible. This is a large undertaking as we transport over 11,500 students to and from school daily. The district covers approximately 218 square miles in Olmsted and Wabasha counties, and our buses run approximately 1.4 million miles per year. 

Department of Transportation

Edison Administration Building
615 7th Street SW Rochester, MN 55902
507.328.4260 | Fax: 507.328.4258

First Student Location Manager

Michael Pearse 507.289.4541

Information on Transportation

Frequently Asked Questions on Transportation

Below are commonly asked questions about the transportation services provided by Rochester Public Schools. Please read the following questions before contacting the Transportation Office with questions.