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As part of the ongoing, shared effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, Metro Transit began a reduced service schedule on Wednesday, March 25. This is to address a sharp decline in ridership and to focus our resources where they are most needed to [...]

As part of the ongoing, shared effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, Metro Transit will suspend bus and light rail service from 11 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. beginning Tuesday, March 17. The exception is the METRO Blue Line airport shuttle between [...]

Last update: Wednesday, March 25 To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, transit should be used for essential travel only. Reducing demand will make transit safer for those who have no alternatives but to take transit and operators. Those who [...]

A better app experience is on the way On March 18, a new version of the Metro Transit app will be available, making it even faster to buy tickets for buses and trains. Look for fewer clicks and integration with Touch ID/Face ID as well as [...]

Metro Transit has made quarterly service adjustments. A small portion of Metro Transit’s service receives quarterly adjustments; which can include trip removals, trip reinstatements, or other efficiency revisions based on overall agency capacity, [...]

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 [...]

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 Twitter and Facebook pages. Did your operator do an outstanding job in the snow? [...]

Now is a great time to kickstart 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 [...]

The winter season is upon us. 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. If there is snow or ice, consider taking an earlier bus to [...]

Whether it's a business trip or spring break with the family, why pay big for on-airport parking when you can Ramp-Ride-Fly instead? Take advantage of huge savings by parking in a downtown Minneapolis ramp – then hop on a METRO Blue Line train to [...]