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State Fair bargain tickets now on sale

State Fair buses will serve south metro passengers from Eagan, Burnsville and Marschall Road Station in Shakopee. State Fair buses will serve south metro passengers from Eagan, Burnsville and Marschall Road Station in Shakopee.

Minnesota’s “Great Get-Together” is set for Aug. 23 through Sept. 3, and bus bargain tickets are now on-sale.

Tickets are on sale here:  https://secure.interactiveticketing.com/1.23/614d2f/#/select

Discount round-trip tickets are $4.50 for individuals and $15 for groups of four up until the start of the fair.

Save yourself time and money by purchasing your State Fair Express bus tickets in advance!

MVTA will provide round-trip bus service from the Burnsville Transit Station, Eagan Transit Station and Marschall Road Transit Station in Shakopee.

Express Sites to fair every day:
Burnsville:
 Burnsville Transit Station, Hwy. 13 & Nicollet Ave. Hourly service weekdays 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.; 30-minute service on weekends and Labor Day.
Eagan: Eagan Transit Station, Yankee Doodle Rd. & Pilot Knob Rd. at I-35E. Hourly service on weekdays 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; 30-minute service from 8 a.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Labor Day.
Shakopee: Marschall Road Transit Station, 1615 Weston Ct. Hourly service from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Labor Day.

Return service from the fair is from noon to midnight for all sites. 

Print your ticket at home or send it directly to your phone via email. Have your group together and we’ll scan your ticket as you board the bus. 

Taking the bus to the Minnesota State Fair is a fast, friendly and convenient way to attend Minnesota’s signature end-of-summer event.

Discount tickets are available for purchase through Aug. 22. After the fair starts, tickets can be purchased online for $5 apiece. Customers can also pay with cash to board the State Fair buses with exact amount (drivers don’t make change).

Ages 4 and under ride free!

Note: Go-To Cards, SuperSaver Cards, College Passes and MetroPasses are not accepted for the State Fair Express service.