No fares. No blarney. Celebrate responsibly and get a free ride on buses, light rail or Northstar on St. Patrick’s Day.
On Saturday, March 17, you can ride free from 6 p.m. through the last scheduled trip on routes operated by Metro Transit, the Met Council and Minnesota Valley Transit Authority.
If you’re celebrating that night – or want to avoid driving alongside those who are – riding the bus or train is a worry-free and safe alternative.
Need help planning your trip? To serve you better, our phone center will have extended hours and be open until 7 p.m. on St. Patrick's Day. Call 612-373-3333 and a friendly transit expert will assist you.
> Plan your Miller Lite Free Ride now with our interactive Trip Planner
Know your route and note that not all routes operate past midnight. The last Northstar trip on Saturday leaves Target Field Station at 7 p.m.
Light rail and 25 bus routes offer trips after midnight on Saturdays:
Please choose "Saturday" on schedule pages to view the schedule for March 17.
Miller Lite Free Rides is a community service program made possible through a partnership with Metro Transit, MillerCoors and J.J. Taylor Distributing Company.