Bus Schedules and Information

City of Mankato Logo and Metro transit Logo


Buses serving the University community in Mankato are provided and administered by the City of Mankato's Mankato Transit System (MTS).

View Bus Routes on the City of Mankato Website

Two MavCARD examples

If you show your MavCARD there is no charge for riding any bus or shuttle route within Mankato and North Mankato. Student Government made this possible by championing adoption of the $1.10 per credit hour Green Transportation Fee.

U-Zone publication showing highlighted bus routes, schedules and information useful to the University community

The following publications have been created to highlight the routes, schedules, and information most useful to the University community.



Free Food & Transportation

Show your MavCARD use the Buses & Shuttle for free.

Bridging Food Insecurity with Transportation. We understand the importance of reaching food shelves and community kitchens without hurdles. Our buses now connect you close to these vital resources, making sure everyone in our community can access nourishing food with ease.