Visiting Transportation Services

silhouette family minivanWhile this is not a Department of Corrections’ program, they do provide a wonderful service that can assist you in visiting your loved ones. Please contact the service provider below for further information about their program.

Western Van Service

Western Van Service is a locally owned veteran run transportation service and has been in business ten plus years, serving the greater Northwest Territory. Western Van Service provides professional, fast and friendly transportation services.

Western Van Service schedules round–trip visits to the below Department of Corrections’ facilities:

The 2015 schedule is starting July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.

Click here to review the van transportation schedule!Adobe PDF of transportation schedule



  • Please email ( or call (360-724-8775; between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.) at least ten (10) days before your travel date to request transportation. Please include in your email or phone call the following information:
    • The facility
    • Offender’s name and DOC number
    • Your name
    • Email address
    • Phone number(s)
    • Address
  • A staff member from Western Van Service will contact you two (2) days before the trip to verify information.

Important Information:

  • All trips are round–trips, no over–night trips.
  • Email or call to get on the list, first come, first served.
  • Pickup points are Park & Rides.
  • Vehicles will arrive on time for loading and departure on time. Late arrivals will have to reschedule.

For questions, contact: