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Free rides – and discounted tickets – to roar with the Lynx

Be there on Sept. 28 and 30 as the Minnesota Lynx dive into the WNBA Semifinals at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul.

If you're not familiar with downtown St. Paul or the best way to the arena, don't worry. Fans can take Metro Transit buses and light rail for FREE with a downloadable pass. Print your pass and show it to your bus driver or Transit Police officer. Ride free two hours before the game begins until two hours after the last buzzer sounds.

Free rides and discounted game tickets!

Metro Transit is partnering with the Minnesota Lynx to offer customers a special deal on tickets to Semifinals games. Go to and enter Code: Metrotransit to get an outstanding deal on tickets to the games on Sept. 28 and 30. Hurry – tickets are going fast!

Not sure which route to take? Use the Trip Planner and find out your best route instantly. To get travel options by phone, call 612-373-3333 to speak with a friendly transit expert. 

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These bus routes stop near Xcel Energy Center:

Light Rail iconMETRO Green Line

The METRO Green Line operates frequently from downtown Minneapolis along University Avenue; the closest station to Xcel Energy Center is Central Station, near 5th and Minnesota streets. 

Learn more about riding light rail
Red Line buses connect with the Blue Line at Mall of America

Carpool icon Carpool

Save on gas and parking costs when you double up. Metro Transit can help you find someone who wants to share the ride. Try our Carpool Matching Tool. Carpoolers may qualify for reduced rate parking at ramps near Xcel Energy Center.

Bicycle iconBicycle

All buses and trains have free bicycle racks so you can take transit part of the way and pedal the rest. Get details on bike parking at Xcel Energy Center.


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