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Replacement bus service on the METRO Blue and Green Lines

This shutdown has been cancelled.
A partial rail shutdown take place overnight July 23-24 to allow for construction and maintenance.

Beginning at 10 p.m. on Thursday, July 23 until 2:30 a.m. on Friday, buses will replace trains on portions of the METRO Green and Blue lines.

On the Blue Line, light-rail service will be suspended between Target Field and Franklin Avenue stations; on the Green Line, light-rail service will be suspended between Target Field and Stadium Village stations. 

During the disruption, customers can board replacement buses near each affected station. Please refer to the below boarding maps for more information. Metro Transit staff will also be at each affected station to assist customers until light-rail service resumes.

Buses will operate on a similar schedule as trains but may take more time. Customers are encouraged to plan accordingly. 

For more information, please call 612-373-3333. 

Thank you for your patience.

Downtown Minneapolis - METRO Blue and Green lines

Target Field Station

Target Field Station map - Southbound buses pick up at 5th Street Transit Center at Gate C

Warehouse District/Hennepin Avenue Station

Warehouse District/Hennepin Avenue Station map

Nicollet Mall Station

Nicollet Mall Station map

Government Plaza Station

Government Plaza Station map

Downtown East Station

Downtown East Station map

METRO Blue Line

Cedar-Riverside Station

Franklin Avenue Station

METRO Green Line

West Bank Station

East Bank Station

Stadium Village Station


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