Land to Air Express's Highway 169 Connection offers two daily trips between Mankato and Minneapolis, with stops at key cities along Highway 169. Cities included as part of the service are: Mankato, St. Peter, Le Sueur, Belle Plaine, Jordan, Shakopee and Minneapolis.
Fees range from $5 to $15 each way. Land to Air Express is a member of the Highway 169 Coalition and also offers daily shuttle service to the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport.
This is a shared-ride transit service, provided by SmartLink Transit, and is available only by reservation. By request, the driver can assist to/from the outside door of a rider’s home to the first door of his or her destination.
All buses are equipped with wheelchair lifts.
Available from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays but reservations must be made in advance by calling (952) 496-8341.