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New Metro Bus Fares Effective May 4

4/16/14 (ST. CLOUD) — Last night the Metro Bus Board of Commissioners approved the new fares after obtaining feedback at the public hearing. The initial rate changes will take effect May 4.

New fares effective May 4, 2014: Fixed Route Cash fares....$1.25 Transfers...Free 10 Tokens/10-Ride Pass...$10.50 1-Day Pass...$4.25 7-Day Pass...$17 31-Day Pass...$47   Dial-a-Ride Cash Fare...$2.50 10 Ride Pass...$25.00 31-Day All Service Pass...$75The new rates eliminate the transfer fee, which results in an overall fare reduction for cash paying customers who previously paid $1.35 when they needed two routes to complete their trip.

It also freezes cash fares for two years and splits the increase for passes between those years.

The last fare increase was in 2012. New fares effective May 4, 2014




Share feedback for public meetings

Interested citizens and agencies are invited to share comments at the meeting or in writing prior to the meeting. Mail written comments to: Metro Bus, 665 Franklin Ave. NE, St. Cloud, MN 56304. Comments also can be e-mailed to 

Special needs for public meetings

Accommodations will be made to enable people with special needs to participate in the meeting. Please contact Metro Bus early at 320.251.1499 or to make arrangements.

Metro Bus operates 7 days a week

There is no service on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Service ends early on Christmas Eve.

Not all routes operate 7 days a week view individual route schedules for exact times of service.

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