The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Transportation Department strives to provide the most effective, efficient, safest and uninterrupted transportation service to meet your needs. Services are provided for the following as well as other needs:

  • Health Care
  • Education
  • Social Services
  • Public Services
  • Recreation

The Ponca Express currently operates two transportation services. One serves only those who reside in rural communities, and the other offers services to the metro communities. The program operates on a first come/first serve basis and provides on-demand transports.

Ponca Express currently has drivers at all 5 PTN office locations. The program provides transportation within a three-hour radius of each facility in Norfolk, Niobrara, Sioux City, Lincoln, and Omaha.

Hours of Operation:

NOTE: All transports must be scheduled during office hours.

Service Days, All Locations: Monday – Friday

Ponca Express Rural (Norfolk and Niobrara)
1-877-769-3111
Rural drive time 7:30-5:00
Rural office hours 8:00-5:00

Ponca Express Metro (Omaha, Lincoln, and Sioux City)
402-438-9224
Metro Drive Time 8:00-5:00
Metro Office Hours 8:00-4:30

To schedule an appointment:
Call 1-877-769-3111 for Ponca Express Rural (Norfolk and Niobrara)
Call 402-438-9224 for Ponca Express Metro (Omaha, Lincoln and Sioux City).

Contact Information

Dani Wright, Ponca Express Transportation Manager
Toll Free: 877-769-3111
Transit Facility 402-379-2361
Cell: 402-372-7028
dannettew@poncatribe-ne.org

Talia Jennings, Rural Transit Lead
402-379-2361
tjennings@poncatribe-ne.org

Brandon Villalpando, Metro Transit Lead
402-738-3153
bvillalpando@poncatribe.org

Ponca Transit Facility
1800 Syracuse Avenue
Norfolk NE 68701

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