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On July 16, we launched a brand-new version of the Metro Transit app. It looks a little different but the functionality – a quick way to buy tickets for buses and trains – remains, along with the same trip-planning tools. Download or update [...]

Metro Transit on July 15, 2021, announced safety and security initiatives that will improve the customer experience on and around buses and trains. The initiatives, which amount to more than $4 million in annual investment, are the next steps in [...]

To respond to changes in travel demand due to the anticipated “return-to-office” for some this fall, Metro Transit will continue to refine its service schedule with quarterly service changes starting on Saturday, Aug. 21. We are adding and [...]

Some things are too important to let run out. Set it and forget it. With Auto Refill, we’ll automatically add value to your Go-To Card or pass from a credit card – just tell us the amount and when to add it. Never worry about having enough [...]

Here’s another great way to stay in touch with us – subscribe to the electronic edition of our customer newsletter Connect! Each month, you can get the latest transit news and information about service changes, partner promotions and [...]

Now is a great time to kick start your career with Metro Transit. Right now, new bus drivers will receive a $1,000 hiring bonus! If you like working with people and want to make a difference in your community, come help us run our growing transit [...]

While the updated CDC guidance on masks has changed for vaccinated individuals in many cases, all are still required to wear masks on buses, trains and transit property per the ongoing federal mask mandate for transit: Masks are a must when [...]

Beginning Monday, June 7, Metro Transit is proud to offer the free use of Aira, an app that connects blind and low vision customers to a live agent for navigation assistance. When you access the app at a Metro Transit stop or station, your [...]

The Minneapolis Farmer’s Market along Nicollet Mall resumes every Thursday between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m. from June 3 through Oct. 28, 2021. During the Thursday Farmer’s Markets, all Nicollet Mall-based buses will be detoured to Marquette Ave. [...]

As part of the ongoing, shared effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 and respond to changes in travel demand, Metro Transit continues to refine its service schedule with changes which began on Saturday, March 13. We continue to focus our resources [...]