METRO A Line (Snelling/Ford rapid bus project)
The METRO A Line opened on June 11, 2016. This rapid bus line has a package of transit enhancements that adds up to a faster trip and an improved experience.
• Faster, more frequent service
• Pre-boarding fare payment for faster stops
• Neighborhood-scale stations with amenities
• Enhanced security
• Larger & specialized vehicles
The A Line connects the METRO Blue & Green lines with the busy Snelling Avenue corridor and several popular destinations, including Hamline University, Macalester College, Highland Village, Rosedale Center, HarMar Mall, Minnehaha Park and the Midway area.
> 2017 A Line snapshot
> See photos of A Line stations
> June 11, 2016: A Line opening day