Northstar special events
Northstar Commuter Rail provides convenient service from the northwest suburbs to special events in downtown Minneapolis.
Buy your Northstar tickets or Family Pass early to avoid the rush! Links to the Northstar tickets are event specific. Please go to the event listed below to order your Northstar tickets.
Connections in downtown Minneapolis
For U.S. Bank Stadium events: At Target Field Station, take a METRO Blue or Green line train (transfers are free!) to U.S. Bank Stadium Station.
For Target Center events: At Target Field Station, take a METRO Blue or Green line train (transfers are free!) to Warehouse/Hennepin Station and walk two blocks southwest along North 1st Avenue.
Northstar Link bus from St. Cloud will NOT serve these events.
Only the events listed here have extra or modified service scheduled. Please check back often for details on upcoming events.
Schedule of events
Take Northstar to "World's Largest Halloween" Celebration
On Saturday, Oct. 26 forget about parking hassles and let Northstar get you there!
Visit anokahalloween.com/events/2019-10-26 to see the full schedule of Halloween events!
The FREE shuttle from the Anoka Northstar Station to and from downtown Anoka is for train customers only.
REGULAR SATURDAY NORTHSTAR TRIPS:
NORTHBOUND DEPARTURES FROM TARGET FIELD STATION
11:30 A.M. & 4:00 P.M.
SOUTHBOUND DEPARTURES FROM BIG LAKE STATION
10:20 A.M. & 12:50 P.M.
ARRIVAL TIMES FOR NORTHSTAR AT ANOKA STATION
11:57 a.m. (Northbound) & 4:27 p.m. (Northbound)
10:41 a.m. (Southbound) & 1:11 p.m. (Southbound)
DEPARTURE TIMES FOR NORTHSTAR FROM ANOKA STATION
Northbound from Anoka Station 4:27 p.m. & 7:27 p.m.
Southbound from Anoka Station 1:11 p.m. & 5:31 p.m.
COST FROM TARGET FIELD:
$3.25 each way for adults ages 13-64
$1.25 for seniors and children 6-12, kids 5 and under ride free.
COST STATION TO STATION:
$2.75 each way for adults ages 13-64
$1 for seniors and children 6-12, kids 5 and under ride free.