Riding Metro Bus

Free, personalized training is provided for anyone who wishes to learn how to ride Metro Bus. Look to the right column to learn more about our Travel Training programs.

Ma u baahantahay caawimaad sida baska loo raaco? Soo wac Metro Bus 320.258.6895.Reeb magacaaga iyo taleefoon lanbarkaaga, Saynab iyo Safiya ayaa balan kuu qaban doonto.  

Click on the video link below to learn more about riding Metro Bus.

 How to Ride video

The video provides step-by-step instructions specific to the Metro Bus system, for:
• how to plan a trip
• reading maps and schedules
• recognizing bus stops
• paying fares
• explaining rider safety

It is helpful for seniors, students or anyone wishing to learn how to ride the Metro Bus Fixed Route system.

The video was made possible by a New Freedom grant from Mn/DOT. 


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.

Travel Training Service

Your Personal Guide to Riding the Bus
• Are you new in town?
• Are you just learning how to ride the bus?
• Do you need help learning to use Metro Bus Fixed Route or Dial-A-Ride Services?

We have the help you need –

The Metro Bus Travel Training Program.
Call 320.529.4497, and we will match you up with one of our Travel Guides who will be your personal guide to help you learn about our routes, services, schedules, and fares. 

These dedicated and trained Guides will ride along with new bus users and teach them how to use the system. And it's FREE!

Metro Bus Travel Guides have assisted seniors who no longer drive, persons who do not own a vehicle, have special needs, or are first time bus users.

Click here to download our Travel Training Brochure.

Download our Senior Travel Training brochure.

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