Wednesday, August 11, 2021 1:00:00 PM
From General Manager Wes Kooistra
Due to a shortage of bus operators, we will be providing significantly less State Fair express bus service this year compared to prior years.
Scaling back our traditional service level was an incredibly [...]
Friday, September 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM
The Minnesota State Fair started with record-setting attendance, including August 23, where 17.4% of fair-goers rode transit to and from the Fair, helping make another record year for express and local route service. On any given day, between [...]
Friday, September 7, 2018 10:00:00 AM
A record number of Minnesota State Fair attendees took transit to and from the fairgrounds on Saturday, Sept. 1, when the fair also saw its busiest day ever.
More than 83,500 rides were provided on State Fair Express Buses and regular routes [...]
Thursday, September 7, 2017 4:55:00 PM
A record number of fairgoers rode to and from the Minnesota State Fair with Metro Transit and the METRO Green Line had its busiest day ever when the fair and several other events landed on the same day last week.
Metro Transit provided just over [...]
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 12:22:00 PM
Wherever you’re coming from, Metro Transit is the easiest way to get to and from the Minnesota State Fair. Even if you’re an experienced customer, though, there are a few things you should know before heading out for food, fun and farm animals this [...]