Transportation While Attending
Although it is easier to get around the area with a vehicle, it is not necessary. Many students utilize the Metro Transit System which makes it very easy to see everything the Twin Cities has to offer. The Mall of America offers many bus routes and the Light Rail Transit traveling to many parts of Minneapolis, St. Paul, and beyond. Normal fares are $1.75 with rush hours costing $2.25.
To get to the Mall of America from the student housing location in Eagan follow the bus route listed below. Once you arrive at the Mall of America, you will be able to take the bus to any major routes in the twin cities or take the light rail transit.
Bus routes from the Mall of America to other locations:
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♦Take Metro Transit 888 Northstar Train to Big Lake, MN
♦Take Metro Transit Bus 441 from the Mall of America to The Minnesota Zoo on Saturdays
♦Take Metro Transit Bus 440 from Mall of America to The Minnesota Zoo on Weekdays
♦Take Metro Transit Bus 54 from Mall of America to Downtown St. Paul
Taxi service is also available for transportation at the students expense. A few taxi services that serve the Eagan, Minnesota area are: