The METRO Green Line

Formerly Central Corridor Light Rail Transit

Where will you go first? 

There are so many destinations to choose from: the history of the Capitol City, the cuisine along University Avenue, the energy of the University of Minnesota campus, the bustle of downtown Minneapolis.

METRO Green Line trains charge the same fares as the METRO Blue LineGreen Line trains operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Trips operate every 10 minutes throughout the day, every 10-15 minutes evenings and every 30-60 minutes overnight.

To learn more, download the METRO Green Line Fact Sheet [PDF] or visit the Metro Transit web site

On the Green Line logo
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Good to Know

This website was created by the Metropolitan Council to provide information during the design and construction of the METRO Green Line. The Green Line entered service on June 14, 2014, and is operated by Metro Transit. For customer information including train schedules, station locations, fares and service announcements, visit the Metro Transit website at

Light rail vehicle at station.

About the Green Line

Metro Transit's Green Line home page is your source for news and information about the new light rail transit line.

Using a ticket machine.

How to Ride

Visit Metro Transit's How to Ride page for information about fares, transfers and other useful tips. 

Safe crossing photo


Do your part to stay safe by crossing only at designated crossings and following all safety rules. Find out more on the Green Line Safety page