The Anoka County Traveler operates the following fixed routes throughout portions of Anoka, Blaine, Columbia Heights, Coon Rapids, and Fridley. Traveler service also runs through Brooklyn Center, St. Anthony, New Brighton, and Roseville.
Connections can be made to all areas of Anoka County and to the metro area. No appointment is necessary, simply wait at any corner or bus stop along the designated route. Metro Transit has schedules and maps for the routes.
Route 801 (Monday through Friday) travels between the Rosedale Shopping Center and the Brooklyn Center Transit Hub during peak hours. Mid-day runs operate between the Rosedale Shopping Center and the Columbia Heights Transit Center. Silver Lake Village has service all day long.
Route 805 (Monday through Saturday) travels between downtown Anoka and Northtown Mall via Coon Rapids. Destinations along the route include the Anoka County Government Center, Riverdale Shopping Centers, (Target, Wal-Mart, Cub Foods, Rainbow Foods, Sears, Kohls, etc.) Woodland North Apartments, Winchester Place Apartments, Health Partners Clinic, Coon Rapids High School, Colonial Estates Apartments, University Avenue, Northdale Avenue, and Northtown Mall Transit Hub.
Route 831 (Monday through Friday) operates between Northtown Mall and 117th Avenue and Jefferson Street in Blaine. Destinations along the route include Northtwown Mall Transit Hub, University Avenue, Blaine Human Service Center, Polk Street, Cloverleaf Apartments, Blaine Manor Apartments, Oak Park Plaza, and Four Seasons Mobile Park.
Important Phone Numbers
Schedule Information: 612-373-3333
TTY Schedule Information: 612-341-0140
Customer Relations: 612-373-3333
24-Hour Automated Schedule Information: 612-341-4BUS (4287)
The Traveler operates fixed routes from 5:34 a.m. to 8:03 p.m. on weekdays and 8:00 a.m. to 6:48 p.m. on Saturdays.
* Rush hours: Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. -9:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. -6:30 p.m.
* Please have the exact fare. Drivers do not carry change.
Fixed Route Super Savers
Pay fares by inserting a 31-Day Pass or Stored Value Card in the fare box reader. Super Savers are accepted only on fixed routes.
Transfers - From Fixed Route to Dial-a-Ride
Pay the fixed route fare and request a paratransit transfer worth the fare amount. Then pay the difference to make up the complete Dial-a-Ride fare.
From Fixed Route to Fixed Route
Transfers are free. Ask the driver for a transfer when you pay the fare. Transfers are accepted on Traveler and Metro Transit buses and are valid for two and one half hours of unlimited rides on any route in any direction.
Fixed Route Reduced Fares
Please tell the driver before you pay for your fare if you qualify for a fare listed below:
Non Peak Hours