Specialized Transportation

Specialized Transportation Providers or STS is personal non-emergency transportation. Many STS providers have wheelchair and stretcher accessible vehicles.

Disclaimer: Each transportation provider has its own ride scheduling and route information. Please click on the providers website or use contact information to plan your ride. In a region as rural as ours, your transportation needs might be fulfilled by one lone provider or by a combination of several.

Abacus Transportation LLC

888-469-7433
730 Main Street S
Pine City MN 55063

Ride scheduled-Call office

320-455-9200 or 800-420-6475

Headquarters is in Hutchinson, MN

Non-Emergency Medical Rides and Social Events
Duluth location serves - St. louis, Lake, Cook, Carlton, Pine, Kanabec and Aitkin
Ride scheduled-Call office
Types of Vehicles- Wheelchair / Stretcher Transportation accessible vehicles
Wheel Chairs available for use
Allows Scooters and Electric Chairs

Empower Recovery Services LLC

620-629-0059

645 3rd Avenue SW

Pine City, MN 55063

Ride scheduled-Call office

Foster Transportation Services LLC

320-279-1355

1409 Highway 23 North Sandstone, MN 55072

Services in St. Louis, Aitkin, Carlton, Lake, and Pine counties for non-emergency medical transportation services for disadvantaged Medicaid recipients, elderly, those who have disability, and those with low incomes who have no form of transportation to access healthcare services when the need arises.
Ride scheduled-Call office

Duluth phone number: 218-879-9238 or 1-844-268-4539

1836 Third Ave. SE Rochester, MN 55904

Non-emergency medical and specialty transportation serving anywhere in the U.S.

Ride scheduled-Call office or can also send a request through their website


Must register with the service prior to a ride request

Vehicle Type- Van with capacity for ambulatory, wheelchair, bariatric wheel chair, or stretcher.

218-894-8331

Lakewood offers transportation to and from medical appointments via Care Van service.
Ride scheduled-Call office

218-728-5465 or 1-800-893-2955

3133 Truck Center Dr, Duluth MN 55806

Non-emergency medical and specialty transportation serving Carlton, Lake, St. Louis, and Douglas county in Wisconsin.
Ride scheduled-Call office
Vehicle Type- Wheelchair accessible vehicles and offer cot/stretcher service for clients who require an ambulance style cot while being transported.

Promed Transportation

218-390-9395
6588 Fredenberg Lake Rd
Duluth MN 55803

Non-emergency medical and specialty transportation serving150 Mile radius of Duluth & Superior.
Ride scheduled- Call to reserve as far in advance as possible for standing appointments
Vehicle Type-Wheelchair accessible van

218-301-8100

568 5th Avenue, Calumet, MN 55716

Specialized transportation for therapy appointments, dialysis, hospitals, nursing homes, adult day programs, etc.
Serving Twin Cities Metro Area as well as St. Cloud and Greater Minnesota, including the Iron Range.
Rides scheduled- Call to arrange ride can also send a request through website reservations
Vehicle Type-Wheelchair accessible van

Non-Emergency Medical Rides servicing Duluth, Cloquet, Carlton, Two Harbors, Proctor, Hermantown, Twig, Pike Lake, Caribou Lake, Island Lake, Fish Lake, St Louis County, Carlton County, and Lake County
Rides scheduled- Phone or online form
Types of Vehicles-Wheelchair accessible vehicles

844-509-1234

200 Mount Royal Shopping Circle #3475, Duluth, MN 55811

Due North (formerly WellRides) operates vehicles in Carlton, Itasca, Lake, and St. Louis counties that are able to transport from 1 to 10 passengers in multiple configurations. It provides transportation for medical appointments, hospital discharges, between medical facilities, personal and social visits, and long distance trips.
Ride scheduled-Call office