Northstar Link Commuter Bus to Provide Extra Service for Paul McCartney Concert August 2#\

ST. CLOUD (7/18/14) – Northstar Commuter Rail and Northstar Link Commuter Bus will provide extra service for the Paul McCartney concert at Target Field on Saturday, Aug. 2.

The bus will depart St. Cloud Transit Center at 4:00 pm, serving SCSU Miller Center (4:10 pm), East St. Cloud Park & Ride Lot (4:20 pm) and Becker (4:40 pm), arriving in Big Lake to meet the train at 5:00 pm. The train departs Big Lake at 5:13 pm, serving Elk River (5:23 pm), Ramsey (5:28 pm), Anoka (5:34 pm) Coon Rapids (5:38 pm) and Fridley (5:46 pm), arriving at Target Field Station at 6:02 pm.

Northstar Link bus service from St. Cloud or Becker is timed to connect with Northstar trains at Big Lake Station. Northstar train will depart Target Field station 30 minutes after the end of the concert. Customers will be able to board the train to Big Lake and easily transfer to the connecting Northstar Link bus to complete the return trip to Becker or St. Cloud. Bus rides cost $2 one way and are paid for separately from the train ride.