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Hiawatha Light Rail

Runs from downtown Minneapolis to the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport and the Mall of America.

Light-rail fares are the same as Metro Transit bus fares (drivers do not carry change).

Trains do not have fare boxes. Riders must pay before boarding. U-Pass and Metropass holders must touch their pass to the Go-To reader adjacent to the ticket machine at the rail station. Be prepared to show your pass and (student) ID to the fare inspector if asked. Non-paying riders are fined $180.

U-Pass, Metropass and activated Metro Transit 31-Day Passes may all be used on light rail. Metro Transit Stored Value Cards cannot be used.

Transfers are valid between bus and rail if used within 2½ hours. Express or rush hour charges may be applicable and must be paid in cash.

Frequency
6 - 9 am and 3:00 - 6:30 pm every 7 ½ minutes
9 am to 3 pm every 10 minutes
6:30 pm to 9:00 pm every 15 minutes
9 pm - 1 am and 4 - 6 am every 30 minutes


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