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Several transit services are offered in the Shakopee area, including:

FREE PARK & RIDES

Southbridge Crossings Park & Ride, located at County Road 18 and Highway 169
Routes: 490, 491, 492

Eagle Creek Park & Ride, located at County Roads 16 & 21 (near Eagle Creek Elementary)
Routes: 490, 491, 492

Marchall Road Transit Station, 1615 Weston Court, located at County Roads 16 & 17
Routes: 490, 493, 495, 497, 499, 638, SmartLink


Shakopee Local Routes 497, 499

The community circulator transports people to common destinations within the city.

  • Mini-buses run western (497) and eastern (499) fixed routes every hour 5:40 a.m. to 5:27 p.m. weekdays.
  • Bus fare paid to driver when boarding. Please have correct currency; drivers cannot make change.
  • Free transfer at the Marschall Road Transit Station.
  • Buses can stop at any safe point along the routes.
  • More info: www.mvta.com/routes/497 and www.mvta.com/routes/499
One-Way Fares

Peak Hours
6-9 a.m. & 3-6:30 p.m.

Non-Peak Hours

Adults $2.25 $1.75
Children (6-12) $2.25 $0.75
Seniors (65+) $2.25 $0.75
  

Shakopee/Prior Lake Minneapolis Express

MVTA's express service transports commuters to and from downtown Minneapolis, Monday through Friday.


Route 495 to Mall of America

This daily, two-way service between Shakopee and Mall of America includes a stop in Burnsville.

  • Operates seven days a week approximately between 4 a.m. and midnight
  • Express fare: $3 per trip during peak hours of about 6-9 a.m. and 3-6:30 p.m.; $2.25 per trip during off-peak times
  • Transfers are available to local or other routes. All buses are be equipped with regional fare equipment and will accept Go-To cards, Metropasses, tokens, Stored Value cards and cash.  
  • More info: www.mvta.com/routes/495


Route 638 to Eden Prairie

SouthWest Transit offers two-way service between Eden Prairie and Shakopee.

  • Operates Monday through Friday approximately from 5:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Fare: $3 per trip during peak hours of about 6-9 a.m. and 3-6:30 p.m.; $2.25 per trip during off-peak times
  • Includes stop at Marschall Road Transit Station
  • More info: swtransit.org/schedules/routes/638


Dial-A-Ride/SmartLink Transit

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.
  • Fares based on distance.
  • More info: www.smartlinktransit.com


Land to Air Express

Land to Air Express provides transportation from Shakopee to the Minneapolis-St. Paul International airport.

  • Scheduled shuttle service departs the Marschall Road Transit Station several times daily.
  • Includes free parking.
  • More info: www.landtoairexpress.com