Your browser is out of date!

Please update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now


Skip to main content For screen readers, our previous mobile pages might be more easily navigated while we continue to improve the accessibility of our website.

METRO Green Line
METRO Green Line

West Bank Station

Opening Day Celebration
​Saturday, June 14

Free rides on all Metro Transit service on June 14 & 15

Pay no fares on buses, METRO lines or Northstar on Saturday and Sunday. METRO Green Line trains begin service at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Free Green Line buses will provide frequent supplemental service between stations.

Are you ready for rail?

The West Bank is ready, and plans to celebrate the launch of its second light rail station (the first is the METRO Blue Line's Cedar-Riverside Station) with a variety of fun, family-friendly festivities. Don’t miss this hub for exploring the walkable West Bank, featuring local and ethnic food and a showcase of live music, dance and cultural performances. This event is free and open to the public.

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. First Train Ceremony honoring West Bank community leaders
10:00 a.m. Inaugural Train leaves West Bank Station ​
10:00 a.m. –
4:00 p.m.


From local music favorites and theater groups, including Cadillac Kolstad, Sandbox Theater and Apollo Quad


“Taste of the West Bank” restaurant booth,
featuring great eats from neighborhood favorites,
along with food trucks and restaurant specials throughout the West Bank.


The American Red Cross will be on site to take donations from both new and regular blood donors. Join us to celebrate and save lives!


West Bank station area

Organized by the West Bank Business Association and sponsored by Augsburg College​. For more information: or 612-326-9652.

Thank you to all of our event sponsors!

HealthPartners logoRegions Hospital logoXcel Energy logo

Central Corridor Funders Collaborative logo Siemens logo AFSCME Council 5 logo East Metro Strong logo Knight Foundation The Current logo The Saint Paul Foundation logo

Hamline University logo Minnesota Twins logo The Minneapolis Foundation logo Minnesota Vikings logo AECom logo CenterPoint Energy logo Kimley Horn logo F. R. Bigelow Foundation logo Ford Foundation logo Augsburg College logo LTK logo


Braun Intertec Minnesota Department of Transportation St. Paul Building and Construction Trades Council
Minneapolis Area Association of REALTORS PCL Construction University of St. Thomas
Minneapolis Building and Construction Trades Council Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS  




Get real-time departure times for your routes (?)

Simply choose your route, direction and stop or enter a stop number - NexTrip will list up to the next 6 departures.
Read about NexTrip
Popup window icon

Go to logoGo-To Cards & Passes

Check balance/transaction history for Go-To Cards and passes and add value.

Enter Serial Number
> Get a Go-To Card
> Find a Go-To Retailer Get a Go-To Card
Find a Go-To Retailer
Trip Planner

Get options for where and when you want to go

Skip footer navigation