TRAVEL 

Bus information

Bus Pick Up Locations

Crew lists for the 2024 season are posted down below. Detasseling will officially begin on Friday, July 5th. Email (ailesdetasseling@gmail.com) to confirm your work availability for July 5th.

  • Click on the bus numbers down below to locate your name on the crew you have been placed on. 95% of workers were placed at their #1 pickup choice.
  • Review the What To Wear / What To Bring section of our website before your 1st day of scheduled work.
  • Then, be checking the Daily Updates page daily to see when your bus number is set to begin the season.
  • We are anticipating a start date somewhere between July 6-10th.
  • All buses have white signs above the front windshield with the bus number listed.
  • During the season, buses that are scheduled to work the following day will be posted by 7pm nightly on the Daily Updates page of our website.

Bus #1

Picks up at 3 locations and departs at the following times:

  • East High School Departure: 5am
  • Northeast High School Departure: 5:15am
  • Goodrich Middle School Departure: 5:35am

    Bus #2

    Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

    • Southeast High School Departure: 5am

    • Goodrich Middle School Departure: 5:20am

      Bus #3

      Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

      • Southeast High School Departure: 5:25am
      • Goodrich Middle School Departure: 5:40am

        Bus #4

        Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

        • Firth: Farmers Merchant Bank Departure: 4:45am
        • Hickman: U-STOP Departure: 5am

          Bus #5

          Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

          • Lincoln High School Departure: 5:10am
          • Lincoln Northwest High School Departure: 5:25am

            Bus #6

            Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

            • Berean Church Departure: 5am
            • Southwest High School Departure: 5:15am

              Bus #7

              Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

              • Berean Church Departure: 5am
              • Southwest High School Departure: 5:15am

                Bus #8

                Picks up at 2 locations and departs at the following times:

                • Crete Middle School Departure: 5:15am
                • Crete Administration Schools Building Departure: 5:20am

                  Southeast High School

                  Bus leaves from the staff parking lot, located on the south side of the building. Enter off 37th St

                  Southwest High School

                  Bus leaves from the southeast corner of the main parking lot

                  East High School

                  Bus leaves from the recycling bins, along A St

                  Northeast High School

                  Bus leaves from the main parking lot, near the football field

                  Lincoln High School

                  Buses leave from the south parking lot, next to the baseball field. Lot is on the west side of the baseball field, along Randolph St

                  Goodrich Middle School

                  Buses leave from the south side of the building, in the bus cut-out lane

                  Lincoln Berean Church

                  Bus leaves from the east side of the parking lot. Empolyee drivers must park behind the trees by the maintenance shop

                  Lincoln Northwest High School (Airpark)

                  Bus leaves from the south parking lot in front of the football field off of W. Vine St

                  Crete

                  Bus picks up at the Crete Schools Administration building and the north parking lot at Crete Middle School

                  Firth / Hickman

                  Firth: Bus leaves from the Farmers Merchant Bank at 3rd and Nemaha St

                  Hickman: Bus leaves from the U-STOP on 68th St

                  Bus Return Times

                  To opt-in to receive approximate bus return times, text “DETASSELING2024” to 402-225-6727. Messaging and data rates apply.

                  Special Note

                  When buses are posted as working, they pick up at their designated pick up sites regardless of the weather! You are to show up at your pick up site, every day you are scheduled to work, whether it is sunny or storming out. The weather at the cornfields can be totally different from what it is in Lincoln.