These routes changed on Dec. 8 — Expired

Beginning Saturday, Dec. 8, changes were made to routes operated by Metro Transit, Minnesota Valley Transit Authority and Plymouth Metrolink.

Updated printed schedules were availabled starting Nov. 30 on buses and trains and at Metro Transit stores and outlets. You can review updated schedules below by clicking on links.

If you know your route and just need departure times, call NexTrip at 612-373-3333.

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Minnesota Valley Transit Authority

Plymouth Metrolink


Route 3

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at Robert & 6th St. was eliminated.

• Schedule times were adjusted to better match traffic conditions.
 

Route 4

• The Lyndale Ave. bridge over Minnehaha Creek and Lyndale Ave. between 56th and 50th streets re-opened. Schedule times were adjusted.

Route 10

• Frequency of service on Sundays improved to every 15 minutes between noon and 3 p.m.

• An added southbound trip on Sundays leaves Northtown at 7:59 a.m.

Route 16

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at Robert & 6th St. was eliminated.

• Schedule times were adjusted to better match traffic conditions.

Route 17

• An added eastbound trip on weekdays will leave 36th & Wooddale at 7:18 a.m.

• An added westbound Route 17F trip on weekdays will leave 2nd Ave. S. & 1st St. S. at 4:03 p.m.

• Schedule times will be adjusted to better match customer demand.

Route 19

• Schedule times on weekdays and Saturdays were adjusted to better match customer demand.

• Frequency of service on Saturdays was improve to every 15 minutes on northbound trips between 7:15 and 10 p.m. and southbound trips between 7:10 and 9:15 p.m.

• Frequency of service on Sundays was improved to every 20 minutes after 10 a.m. and every 15 minutes after 3 p.m.

Route 21

• Buses serve Union Depot in downtown St. Paul. Buses travel on Broadway to the Union Depot mezzanine deck level.

• The timepoint at Kellogg & Lafayette was moved to Union Depot.
 

Route 32 (eff. Oct. 29)

• Schedule times were adjusted due to the re-opening of the Lowry Ave. bridge and the end of the detour.

Route 50

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at Robert & 6th St. was eliminated.

• Schedule times were adjusted to better match traffic conditions.

Route 53

• Buses will serve Union Depot in downtown St. Paul. Buses will travel on Broadway to the Union Depot mezzanine deck level.

• The timepoint at Kellogg & Lafayette will move to Union Depot.
 

Route 54

• Buses serve Union Depot in downtown St. Paul. Buses will travel on Broadway to the Union Depot mezzanine deck level.

• The timepoint at Kellogg & Lafayette was moved to Union Depot.

Route 55 (eff. Sept. 28)

• An added southbound trip on Saturday and Sunday leaves Target Field Station at 2:57 a.m.

Route 62

• Buses serve the new Hwy. 36 & Rice St. Park & Ride via bus stops on Rice St. at Co. Rd. B. A timepoint was added at Rice & Co. Rd. B.

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at Robert & 6th St. was eliminated.

• Schedule times were adjusted to better match traffic conditions.

Route 63

• Additional eastbound morning trips serve Londin Lane.
 

Route 64

• Frequency of service was improved for portions of weekday midday, Saturday evening and Sunday.

• Route 64N service was extended later on weeknights and earlier on Sunday morning.

• A timepoint at Smith Ave. Ramp & 5th St. was added on weekends.

• On Saturdays, current eastbound Route 64H trips between about 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. become Route 64D trips, extending to Maplewood Mall Transit Center on Larpenteur and English.

• On Saturdays, all westbound afternoon trips begin at Maplewood Mall Transit Center, with new service on Larpenteur and English every 30 minutes.

• Schedule times change to better match customer demand.

Route 65

• Buses serve Union Depot in downtown St. Paul. Buses travel on Broadway to the Union Depot mezzanine deck level.

• The timepoint at Kellogg & Lafayette was moved to Union Depot.
 

Route 67

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at St. Peter & 5th St. was eliminated.

• Schedule times were adjusted.
 

Route 75

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at Robert & 6th St. were eliminated.
 

Route 94

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• Route 94B schedule times were adjusted to better match traffic conditions.

• Route 94C and D buses travel on 10th St., Wabasha, 11th St., Cedar, Kellogg and Minnesota.

Route 260 / 261 / 264

Route 260

• (eff. Nov. 23) Rosedale Park & Ride closed permanently. Morning southbound trips to downtown and afternoon northbound trips to Roseville will instead serve I-35W & Co. Rd. C. Park & Ride.

• (eff. Nov. 26) Route 260B trips serve I-35W & Co. Rd. C. Park & Ride.

(eff. Dec. 8) This route was eliminated. See routes 261, 263 or 264 for alternate service.

Route 261

• An added trip to downtown leaves Roseville Skating Center Park & Ride at 5:52 a.m.

• Added trips to Roseville Skating Center Park & Ride leave 2nd Ave. & 11th St. at 3:12 and 5:39 p.m.

• Schedule times were adjusted.

Route 264

• Route 264 replaces most Route 260 service at Rosedale to provide a continued connection between downtown Minneapolis and local routes at Rosedale Transit Center.

• Schedule times were adjusted.

• The current northbound Route 260 trip that leaves 2nd Ave. & 7th St. at 8:18 a.m. was not replaced on Route 264.

• The current southbound Route 260 trip that leaves Rosedale Transit Center at 3:20 p.m. was not replaced on Route 264.
 

Route 262

• Buses serve the new Hwy. 36 & Rice St. Park & Ride via bus stops on Rice St. at Co. Rd. B. A timepoint was added at Rice & Co. Rd. B.

Update: Buses returned to a portion of Cedar St. effective Dec. 8. Watch bus stop postings for details about a temporary detour for service north of 7th St. See map.

• A timepoint was added at Cedar & 5th St.

• The timepoint at Robert & 6th St. was eliminated.

• Schedule times were adjusted to better match traffic conditions.

Route 263 NEW!

• This route offers express service between the new Hwy. 36 & Rice St. Park & Ride and downtown Minneapolis. This is an alternative for customers who parked at Rosedale Park & Ride, which was closed permanently due to increased demand from shoppers.

• The route provides seven morning trips to downtown and eight afternoon return trips to the Park & Ride lot.

Route 265 (eff. Oct. 1)

• Buses are serving the Myth nightclub lot during the temporary relocation of the Maplewood Mall Park & Ride area. Morning express buses are arriving at the Myth lot five minutes earlier than shown in the printed schedule to ensure timely connections with local bus routes at Maplewood Mall Transit Center.
 

Route 270 (eff. Oct. 1)

• Buses are serving the Myth nightclub lot during the temporary relocation of the Maplewood Mall Park & Ride area. Morning express buses arrive at the Myth lot five minutes earlier than shown in the printed schedule to ensure timely connections with local bus routes at Maplewood Mall Transit Center.

Route 272 (eff. Oct. 1)

• Buses are serving the Myth nightclub lot during the temporary relocation of the Maplewood Mall Park & Ride area. Morning express buses arrive at the Myth lot five minutes earlier than shown in the printed schedule to ensure timely connections with local bus routes at Maplewood Mall Transit Center.

• The Rosedale Park & Ride closed permanently due to increased demand from shoppers. As a result, Route 272 instead serves Grace Church Park & Ride.

• The timepoint at Rosedale Park & Ride moved to Grace Church Park & Ride.

Route 275

• The southbound trip leaving Cub Foods Park & Ride at 7:16 a.m. was eliminated due to low customer demand.

• The southbound trip leaving Lake Dr. Lino Park at 6:50 a.m. serves Cub Foods Park & Ride.

• Northbound trips will start at Smith Ave. Ramp instead of 5th St. & 7th St.

Route 285

• Metro Transit assumed operation of this route from Rush Line Corridor.

• The southbound trip leaving Forest Lake Transit Center at 7:18 a.m. was eliminated due to low customer demand.

• The northbound trip leaving Minnesota & 6th St. at 5:20 p.m. was eliminated due to low customer demand.

• Buses were rerouted on 5th and 6th streets in downtown St. Paul.

• The timepoints at Kellogg & Lafayette, Union Depot, Minnesota & 6th St. and Robert & 6th St. were eliminated.

• Timepoints were added at Smith Ave. & 5th St., 5th St. & Minnesota and 6th St. & Cedar.
 

Route 417

• Buses serve Union Depot in downtown St. Paul. Buses travel on Broadway to the Union Depot mezzanine deck level.

• The timepoint at Kellogg & Lafayette moved to Union Depot.

Route 554

• The southbound trip leaving Gateway Ramp at 4:06 p.m. instead leaves at 4:02 p.m.

Route 675

• Midday Route 675D trips became new Route 675E trips, no longer directly serving Plymouth Rd. Park & Ride.

• Route 675B trips were added during the midday (those trips will serve Plymouth Rd. Park & Ride), and service improved to every half hour between the Ridgedale area and downtown Minneapolis.

• Added eastbound trips on weekdays leave Plymouth Rd. Park & Ride at 9:31, 10:31, and 11:31 a.m. and 12:34, 1:34 and 2:33 p.m.

• Added westbound Route 675B trips on weekdays leave 2nd Ave. S. & Washington Ave. at 8:35, 9:35, 10:35 and 11:35 a.m. and 12:35 p.m.

• Schedule times were adjusted.

Route 721

• Frequency of service was improved to every half hour between 1 and 4:30 p.m. to better serve customer demand.

• An added northbound Route 721C trip leaves Carew Dr. & 7th St. at 5:50 p.m.

• The timepoint at Bass Lake & Winnetka moved to Bass Lake & West Broadway.

• Schedule times were adjusted.

Route 766

• Schedule times were adjusted.

Route 810 (eff. Nov. 14)

• Schedule times were adjusted to match trains for connections at Fridley Station.

Route 852 (eff. Nov. 14)

• Northbound trips leaving Anoka Station at 6:42 a.m. and 7:42 a.m. hold two minutes to meet Northstar trains.

• The northbound trip that leaves 2nd Ave. S. & 11th St. S. at 11:33 a.m. was extended to Ramsey Station.

• The northbound trip that leaves 2nd Ave. S. & 11th St. S. at 7:38 p.m. was extended to Ramsey Station.

• The southbound trip that formerly left Anoka Technical College at 1:06 p.m. now starts from Ramsey Station at 1:03 p.m., arriving at Anoka Technical College at 1:11 p.m.

• The southbound trip that formerly left Anoka Technical College at 9:05 p.m. now leaves at 9:10 p.m.

• A timepoint was added at Ramsey Station.
 

Route 888 – Northstar Line (eff. Nov. 14)

• Trains now serve the new Ramsey Station.

• Twelve Northstar trips serve Ramsey Station each weekday during rush hours. The station is also served by six trips on Saturdays and Sundays.

• Some schedule times at suburban station shifted by two minutes.

Minnesota Valley Transit Authority

Route 420

• The routing is revised to serve the new Rosemount Transit Station (14550 Burnley Ave.). Rosemount Plaza will be a designated stop on the route but will no longer be a timepoint.
 

Route 421

• Service to Walmart in Burnsville will be available as a reservation stop on this route. Call 952-882-6000 to make a reservation.
 

Route 465

• Current 9:45 a.m. northbound trip is modified to start at 9:37 a.m. and includes stops at South Bloomington (9:44 a.m.), I-35W & Lake St. (9:57 a.m.); downtown stops start at 10:01 and University stops begin at 10:13 a.m.
 

Route 476

• Trips on Route 476R will serve the new Rosemount Transit Station (14550 Burnley Ave.) rather than the Rosemount Community Center.

• The 5:36 a.m. trip will begin at Rosemount Transit Station and then serve the local stops. The 4:03 and 5:36 p.m. trips will operate in reverse order.
 

Route 478

• All trips will begin at the new Rosemount Transit Station (14550  Burnley Ave.) and will no longer serve the Rosemount  Community Center.

• There will also be minor routing and running time changes.
 

Route 480

• All trips will start or terminate at the St. Paul Union Depot bus layover.

• Kellogg layover is permanently closed and stops at Broadway and Kellogg are closed as buses do not pass by them.

• Schedule times will be adjusted slightly.
 

Route 484

• All trips will start or terminate at the St. Paul Union Depot bus layover.

• Kellogg layover is permanently closed and stops at Broadway and Kellogg are closed as buses do not pass by them.

• Schedule times will be adjusted slightly.
 

Route 489

• All trips will start or terminate at the St. Paul Union Depot bus layover.

• Kellogg layover is permanently closed and stops at Broadway and Kellogg are closed as buses do not pass by them.

• Schedule times will be adjusted slightly.

Plymouth Metrolink
 

Route 747

• Added eastbound trips leave Station 73 Park & Ride at 6:30, 7:00 and 7:30 a.m.

• Added westbound trips leave Marquette & Washington Ave. at 3:55, 4:24, 4:56 and 5:24 p.m.

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