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The METRO Orange Line, the region's newest Bus Rapid Transit line, will open on Saturday, Dec. 4. The new BRT line will offer fast, reliable, all-day travel between downtown Minneapolis and Bursville, with stops at several stations with enhanced [...]

On Dec. 4, Metro Transit is making changes to transit service within your community. As we do each quarter, we review and analyze our resources and ridership trends. Metro Transit continues to face unprecedented driver shortages, resulting [...]

Due to decreased demand on Christmas Eve, Metro Transit will operate Saturday service for bus routes and METRO lines on Friday, Dec. 24. Northstar will run an alternate weekday schedule that day; with trips leaving Big Lake at 5:48 and 7:18 a.m. [...]

As part of the Better Bus Stops and Public Art in Transit programs, Metro Transit is seeking proposals from local artists to design bus shelter glass clings to add placemaking/community identity to bus stops in their neighborhood. Artists will [...]

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 entire trip is covered! [...]

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 [...]

When winter weather hits, 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 ensure [...]

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? [...]

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 [...]