Snelling rapid bus project
Find out about development of rapid bus service for Snelling Avenue, Ford Parkway and 46th Street
The A Line is a new kind of bus service for the Twin Cities’ busiest urban streets that opened June 11, 2016. This rapid bus line has a package of transit enhancements that adds up to a faster trip and an improved experience.
• Frequent service
• Train-like features
• Enhanced stations with more amenities
• Enhanced security
• Specialized vehicles
The A Line connects the METRO Blue & Green lines with the busy Snelling Avenue corridor and several popular destinations, including Hamline University, Macalester College, Highland Village, Rosedale Center, HarMar Mall, Minnehaha Park and the Midway area.
Project development has been underway for several years. The A Line opened on June 11, 2016.