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Plan your trip and buy fares right from your smartphone.
It’s the fastest way to buy one-ride tickets or All-Day Passes (valid from time of purchase until 2 a.m. the next day) for easy riding. Download it today to have trip tools and fares right at your fingertips.
Group travel: unless your group will travel together at all times, each person should buy their own pass on their own device. Passes cannot be transferred and must be used on the device of the person who originally purchased the pass.
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First step: Sign up now for Rider Alerts
Stay in the know about schedule changes, last-minute detours and added service by signing up to receive free Rider Alerts on the routes you ride regularly by text or email.
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Getting from the airport, around town or to U.S. Bank Stadium
Use our online tool to plan your trip from the airport, to the big games or around town. Or plan your trip in person by calling a transit expert at 612-373-3333.
Both the METRO Blue and Green light-rail lines travel along 5th Street through downtown Minneapolis.
To reach Tip-Off Tailgate along Nicollet, customers should use Nicollet Mall Station.
The closest METRO station to NCAA® March Madness Music Series at The Armory concerts is Government Plaza Station.
To reach Final Four Fan Fest presented by Capital One at the Minneapolis Convention Center, customers can catch Route 10, 18 or 59 buses marked “Free Ride” on Hennepin Avenue (Hennepin Ave./Warehouse District Station).
To reach Final Four practices and games at U.S. Bank Stadium, customers should exit trains at Government Plaza Station to go through security at Commons Park.
Many downtown routes – especially along Nicollet Mall – will be disrupted April 1-10. This calendar shows an overview of the changes but other detours may be implemented. Look for signs at bus stops for further details. And remember to sign up for Rider Alerts to have them sent to you by text or email!
April 2019 Final Four® detours
Click on a day to view detours.
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Forget something on a Metro Transit bus or train?
Contact us and if it’s been found, we’ll reconnect you with your lost item. Fill out our Comment on Metro Transit service form or for fastest service, call Customer Relations at 612-373-3333 weekdays 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.