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On Saturday, Dec. 2, Metro Transit will make changes to transit service throughout the metro. As always, these quarterly service changes adapt and adjust our service based on current and projected ridership and our available resources and [...]

Providing a welcoming and safe transit experience is our highest priority. And we know from listening to customers and employees that having a strong, official presence on buses, trains, and at boarding locations is one of the best things we can do [...]

Making your New Year’s Eve plans? Celebrate New Year’s Eve responsibly and get a free ride! On Sunday, Dec. 31, Metro Transit customers can ride free from 6 p.m. to end of service on all Metro Transit routes – buses and light rail. No fare, [...]

Learn about weekly RIDE sessions! Now is a great time to kick start your career with Metro Transit. Full-time drivers are needed. You'll start at $26.16 per hour – even during training – and will receive a hiring bonus of up to $5,000. If [...]

Service on Route 32 and Route 62 is free through Dec. 31, 2024. Fareboxes are covered, and you can board through the front or back doors on these routes. If you transfer to another route, you will need to purchase a fare. The Free Fare [...]

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

When snow and ice are in the forecast, here are some tips that can help make your ride more comfortable. Riding the bus Take an earlier trip. Buses move only as quickly as traffic allows. Consider taking an earlier bus to ensure that you [...]

Now is a great time to kick start your career with Metro Transit. New bus drivers and train operators can receive a hiring bonus of up to $5,000! If you like working with people and want to make a difference in your community, come help us run [...]

If service is significantly affected, updates will be shared here, to customers signed up to receive Rider Alerts via email or text message and on Metro Transit's X (formerly Twitter) and Facebook pages. Did your operator do an outstanding job [...]

Ride with fellow fans and take Metro Transit to Vikings games this season. With both the METRO Blue and Green lines and multiple bus routes taking you right to the gates of U.S. Bank Stadium, there is no reason to worry about paying for parking or [...]