Heading to Downtown Minneapolis for Jury Duty?
How to Get to the Hennepin County Government Center:
Take any of the buses listed below to 2nd Ave S & 5th St. When you exit the bus, walk 1 block along 5th St. You can enter the Hennepin County Government Center on the north side of the building near the Government Plaza transit station.
From Eden Prairie:
Catch any 690 or 698 at SouthWest Station, located at 13500 Technology Drive, Eden Prairie.
Catch any 690V, 698, or 699 at SouthWest Village, located at Hwy 212 & Hwy 101, Chanhassen or Catch any 698 or 699 from Chanhassen Transit station, located at 500 Market St., Chanhassen.
Catch any 690V, 697, or 698 at East Creek Station, located at Hwy 212 & Hwy 41, Chaska.
Catch any 697 from Carver Station, located at Hwy 212 & Jonathan Carver Pkwy, Carver.
How to Return to Eden Prairie, Chanhassen, Chaska, or Carver:
Exit the Hennepin County Government Center on the south side of the building onto 7th St. Walk 2 blocks along 7th St to Marquette Avenue. Catch any of the buses below at the D Stop, located at Marquette Ave & 7th St.
To SouthWest Station (Eden Prairie):
Catch any 600, 690, or 698
To SouthWest Village (Chanhassen):
Catch any 600, 690V, 698, or 699
To Chanhassen Transit Station (Chanhassen):
Catch any 698 or 699
To East Creek Station (Chaska):
Catch any 697, 698, 699, or 699E
To Carver Station (Carver):
Catch any 600, 690V, 697, or 698
How To Pay Your Fare:
SouthWest Transit accepts the Metro Transit Free Ride Passes included in your packet.
Other acceptable forms of payment include:
- Cash - Exact Change Only (Bills or Coins); checks and credit cards are not accepted as payment on buses
- Go-To Card
- Metropass - issued by employers
- U-Pass- issued by University of Minnesota
- College Pass - issued by colleges and universities
- Transfer from another bus or rail
- Transit Link transfer
- Free ride vouchers - SWT or Metro Transit
Peak Fare (6:00 am - 9:00 am & 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm): $3.25
Non-Peak Fare: $2.50