are in need of a ride, please phone the Foster County Transit
Service at 652-3257, 652-5515 (cell) or out-of-town, 650-8744.
is available for medical appointments, errands, shopping work
or just about anything you need to do. Our drivers will pick
you up at your door and take you safely to where you need to go.
is provided as follows:
Monday - Friday: 8am-4pm
A ride to
the senior center for a meal is $.50 one way. A ride anywhere else
in town is $1.00 one way or per stop.
Out-of-town transportation is provided as follows:
~ First Wednesday & third Tuesday: Fargo trip - $15
~ Second Wednesday and first, third & fourth Thursdays:
Rural Foster County
trip into Carrington - $5
~ Third Wednesday: Bismarck trip - $15
~ First, second & fourth Tuesday & Fourth Wednesday:
Jamestown trip - $8
~ Mondays, upon request - New Rockford - $5
phone at least a day ahead of time to schedule a ride.
schedule out-of-town medical appointments between the hours of 10am
South Central Transit Network: Phone 1-800-472-0031
Carrington Municipal Airport - FAA Identifier: 46D : In
operation since July, 1945, this airport is open to the public.
Go to their website for operational statistics, runway information,
instrument procedures, and more...
See satellite photo of Metheny Field from Virtual Earth.
Jamestown Regional Airport Jamestown Regional
Airport is a full service airport, offering a wide range of services
for all aviation types. As the primary commercial airport serving
Stutsman County, Jamestown Regional Airport accommodates the
aviation needs of the scheduled airlines, air freight carriers,
general aviation, corporate, air taxi and charter operators, as well
as the military.
Hector International Airport - Fargo, ND In
February 2008, Northwest Airlines operated eight daily flights to
Minneapolis with Airbus A319/320, DC-9, EMB-175, CRJ900 and CRJ200
aircraft. United Express operated four daily flights to Chicago and
three daily flights to Denver with the Canadair CRJ200 and CRJ700.
Delta Connection operated one daily flight to Salt Lake City with
the Canadair CRJ200 aircraft. Allegiant Air operates three-weekly
flights to Las Vegas and two weekly flights to Phoenix/Mesa
utilizing the 150-seat McDonnell Douglas MD-83.
Bismarck Municipal Airport Airlines currently serving the
Bismarck Airport are:
AIR - BISMARCK TO LAS VEGAS |
Two federal highways pass through
U.S. 281 runs North and South through the area.
U.S. 52 runs east and west co-signed with
ND 200 and to
U.S. 281 then runs northwest and southeast
ND 200 runs east and west through the area.
Highways that run through
ND 200, and Foster County CR 1605.
Red River Valley and Western, and
Burlington Northern railroads pass through
about Carrington, ND.
Carrington, North Dakota, The Central City
Carrington Chamber of Commerce
Carrington, North Dakota: Wikipedia
Carrington, ND: Citi-Data.Com
US Census: Quick facts - Carrington, North Dakota
Foster County, ND: Official Website
South Central North Dakota
US Census: Quick Facts - Foster County, ND
North Dakota State University: Carrington Research Extension Center
North Dakota State Government
The Airport Board meets the
1st Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm at the Chieftain
Do you plan on flying out of the area
soon? We suggest you
check out the site of the Transportation Security Administration
before you pack for your next plane trip. Posted here
is the most current and detailed information on airport screening
procedures and baggage contents restrictions. Take a few minutes to
review the rules and you can spare yourself some annoying surprises
at the terminal.