MVTA can get you to the Zoo
The Minnesota Zoo is open and Minnesota Valley Transit Authority offers several convenient bus route options both to and from. Routes 440 (https://www.mvta.com/routes/440/) and 475 (https://www.mvta.com/routes/475/) serve the Minnesota Zoo with options to and from Cedar Grove Transit Station in Eagan and Palomino Park and Ride in Savage as well as the Apple Valley Transit Station and multiple stops in downtown Minneapolis.
Currently, all Zoo guests and members must purchase or reserve tickets online (https://mnzoo.org/onsale-2/) ahead of time for the selected date and time. The Minnesota Zoo is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. with special member hours starting at 9 a.m.
For the safety of animals, masks are still required indoors. Masks are not required outdoors in alignment with current state guidelines and CDC recommendations.
If you need assistance in planning your bus trip to the Minnesota Zoo, feel free to reach out to Minnesota Valley Transit Authority at 952-882-7500 or visit MVTA.com