SERVICE CHANGES AS OF AUG. 21

Transfer tickets will be valid for two hours of unlimited use.

MINOR CHANGES TO ROUTES 6/7 & 9

  • Routes 6 & 7 both serve East St. Germain St.east of Hwy 10 to Cedar Square Apartments for every run. Route 6 continues to operate seven days a week. Route 7 continues to operate Mon-Fri only & end earlier than Route 6.
  • Routes 6 & 7 change to 45 minute loops/headway.
  • Route 9 now uses Riverside Ave. for both outbound & inbound trips.

NEW ROUTE 8

  • Hubs from the Transit Center seven days a week.
  • Serves St. Cloud’s southeast side, extending the Metro Bus service area further south to Highland Apartments & Sterling Heights Apartments.
  • Serves St. Cloud State University.

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO ROUTES 5, 11, 12 & 33

  • Route 5 travels from Transit Center to St. Cloud State University out to Crossroads Center. Also serves Washington Memorial Dr., Roosevelt Rd, 22nd St. S. & Waite Park by 10th Ave. S., Sundial Dr. & 2nd St. S.
  • Route 11 serves Transit Center, St. Cloud State Unversity, Lake George, Cooper Ave., Maine Prairie Rd., Goetten’s Way & 22nd St. S.
  • Route 12 extends north to St. Cloud State University and Transit Center. Extends south to Coborn’s Corp. and Marco. Increases to hourly service, seven days a week & operates later in the evening than before.
  • Route 33 connects Sauk Rapids to Crossroads Center without going to the Transit Center. Enables more direct service from Sauk Rapids to St. Cloud Technical & Community College.

NEW WEBSITE WITH TRIP PLANNER

  • Same address: ridemetrobus.com. Fully responsive with desktop & mobile sites featuring the same content.
  • Trip Planner tells you which routes you need. Type in your starting & ending points. You can “use location” on your phone for your starting point & select from a list of popular destinations.
  • Improved system map & individual route maps will be displayed on a new interactive map.
  • New videos help people learn how to ride, plan a trip, use the farebox, boarding the bus with wheelchairs or bikes, and more. Spanish & Somali language versions are available additionally.