Quickest Way to the State Fair? Take a Bus
The trip to Falcon Heights for the Minnesota State Fair doesn’t have to be a complete headache. There are many busing options from the northwest suburbs that will get you there:
Metro Transit offers State Fair Express Bus service to the fairgrounds. For $6 cash round-trip or a $5 “Bus Bargain Ticket” that can be purchased online, you’ll save on gas and parking costs. The best local options include:
Service Approximately Every 15 Minutes
- Brooklyn Park — Bottineau Blvd. & 63rd Ave. Park & Ride, 7000 63rd Ave. N.
- Minnetonka — I-394 & Co. Rd. 73 Park & Ride, SW corner of I-394 & Co. Rd. 73
Service Approximately Every 30 Minutes – Weekends and Labor Day Only
- Maple Grove – Maple Grove Transit Station, I-94 & Hemlock Ln.