• Students study on the green line


    One of the benefits of attending a college in the middle of a thriving metro area is the opportunity to explore. With the many options for transportation that Minneapolis and St. Paul provide, your next adventure will be a short ride awayand with helpful resources such as Smart Trips, planning your outing is even easier.

    Whether you're going to see a show at Minneapolis' famous First Avenue or visiting the Minnesota Science Museum, you'll find it's simple to get there on one of the Twin Cities' public transportation systems.

    Metro Transit

    Green line train
    As a Hamline students, you will be eligible for a College Pass, which allows you to have unlimited rides on buses and trains for the entire semester.

    Green Line

    Metro Transit's Green Line train stop is only a short walk from campus. Taking the light rail is a safe, easy, efficient, and inexpensive way to get around the metro 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

    Bus rides

    The Twin Cities' busing systems connects you with hundreds of attractions and businesses around the cities. With easily navigable routes that start right outside the Anderson Center, you can easily find a ride to wherever you want to go.

    A Line

    The A Line is a rapid busing system that travels up and down Snelling avenue. Passengers pay at the many stations along the routes and ride in new hybrid vehicles.

    Cycling in the Twin Cities

    Bicycle rental
    Voted one of America's top 5 best bicycling cities by Bicycling Magazine, Minneapolis is just a short ride from campus. Learn how to explore the Twin Cities on your own bike, which you can store on campus, in your residence hall, or rent one from a Nice Ride MN station.

    Bike Rental

    Nice Ride MN provides bicycle rentals throughout the Twin Cities in order to promote an environmentally friendly, and healthy travel alternatives for Minnesotans. Your nearest Nice Ride Station at Hamline is right on Englewood Ave outside of Anderson Center.

    Bike Paths

    Check out St. Paul and Minneapolis bike paths before starting your next adventure.

    Minnesota Bicycle laws

    Stay safe on Minnesota's streets and roads, and learn Minnesota's Bicycle laws before hitting the road.