We are committed to the implementation of a comprehensive transit plan that proactively meets the needs of our growing region - creating new jobs and enable existing employment and education opportunities accessible to Dakota County Businesses and residents.
Commuters in Dakota County and the metropolitan area enjoy the sixth shortest commute time among major U.S. urban areas — and we have the best highway mobility of any major metro area in the country. Our mass transit system also continues to expand, including renowned bus, bike, and pedestrian systems for businesses. Dakota County is an ideal location from which to distribute products to both coasts. Our central location and quick access to MSP Airport, I-35, I-494, and I-94, both major national thruways, makes it easy for products to arrive anywhere in the continental US relatively quickly.
Transit Providers & Partners
For transit options in Dakota County, please see the list below of transit providers.
- Minnesota Valley Transit Authority (MVTA)
- Metro Mobility
- Metro Vanpool
- Northfield Transit
- Northfield Lines
- Rochester City Lines
- Jefferson Lines
To learn more about transportation plans in Dakota County click here.