Began in 1986 in Chisago County, Isanti County was added in 1995. Heartland Express is a rural public transportation system serving area residents in Isanti and Chisago County. Heartland Express welcomes everyone to ride! Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult or caregiver. We provide curb-to-curb service. We serve the general public. Everyone is welcome to ride the bus. Our sole purpose is to offer a low-cost, efficient mode of public transportation for county residents. All of our drivers have a commercial drivers license and are trained and certified in passenger assistance, defensive driving, and sensitivity training. All buses are wheelchair lift-equipped and the lift can deployed for any reason.