Minnesota Valley Transit Authority upcoming holiday bus schedule

On Thanksgiving Day, November 25, and Christmas Day, December 25, the only MVTA route running will be the 495 and it will be running a weekend schedule. No other local or express service will be running on these days. 

MVTA regular route buses will be running a special schedule November 26 and December 24. That schedule will see routes 495, 420, 440, 442, 444, 445, 447 running regular weekend service. Other routes running special service on these days are as follows.  

  • Route 460 northbound will depart Burnsville Transit Station at 6:37 a.m., 7:15 a.m., 8:05 a.m., and 9:20 a.m. Southbound trips depart Gateway to Burnsville Transit Station at 2:26 p.m., 3:36 p.m., 4:30 p.m., and 5:08 p.m.
  • Route 477 northbound will depart Apple Valley Transit Station at 6:00 a.m., 7:16 a.m., and 8:26 a.m. Southbound trips depart Gateway to Apple Valley Transit Station at 1:29 p.m., 2:29 p.m., 3:40 p.m., 4:06 p.m., and 4:46 p.m.
  • Route 480 northbound departs Apple Valley Transit Station at 6:04 a.m., 6:35 a.m., 7:20 a.m., and 7:45 a.m. Southbound trips depart Union Depot to terminate at AVTS at 3:45 p.m., 4:15 p.m., 4:39 p.m., and 5:35 p.m.
  • Route 490 northbound departs CR21 and Main (Prior Lake) at 6:10 a.m., 7:03 a.m., and 7:40 a.m. Southbound trips depart Gateway to terminate at CR21 and Main (Prior Lake) at 3:30 p.m., 4:35 p.m., and 5:20 p.m. All fares are non-rush hour on these days.

Connect service will not operate on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, or Christmas Day, Dec. 25. Connect service will operate on Nov. 26, Dec. 24, and Jan. 1. Connect wait times on Nov. 26, Dec. 24, and Jan. 1 may be longer based on an increased number of ride requests on those days.

Questions or concerns can be directed to customer service at 952-882-7500. Additionally, information can be found at www.mvta.com/routes/ by clicking your preferred route number and then changing the date accordingly.

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