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Northstar Commuter Rail Line

The relaxing way from the northwest suburbs to downtown.

Northstar Line train

The Northstar Line offers service between Big Lake and downtown Minneapolis, stopping at stations in Elk River, Ramsey, Anoka, Coon Rapids and Fridley.

It connects with Northstar Link bus service for service to and from St. Cloud, with Fabulous Friday midday trips.

> Northstar Line (Route 888) schedule

> Route & station maps / Find the station nearest you

> Park & Ride locations

> Fares / How to pay for your ride 

> How to ride Northstar / Train amenities and riding tips

> Free Wi-Fi on all Northstar cars

> Safety on and around trains

> Take a Sound Point® audio tour of the Northstar Line with your smartphone

> Northstar facts & funding


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