North Mankato, Minnesota

Bus Routes

Bus Routes

Important dates when there's no city bus service: Easter Day-April 4, Memorial Day-May 31; Independence Day-July 4; Labor Day-September 6; Thanksgiving Day-November 25; Christmas Day--December 25; New Years Day-January 1.

COVID-19 Requirements

Cash Fare: $1.50

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Hours: 8:35 a.m. to 3:05 p.m., Monday through Friday.
All North Mankato residents may use Kato Flex service to get to locations within the Mankato Transportation System
service area. Mankato residents living outside of Flex Zones may use the service from Cherry Street to North Mankato.
Call 507-625-RIDE (7433) to register and schedule service.

Flex Zones (learn more about Kato Flex Service)

Route 5

Route 5 services the City of North Mankato

Hours: 6:05 a.m. to 8:35 a.m. and 3:05 p.m. to 5:05 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Thirty-minute round trips start at Cherry Street in Mankato and end with the last stop at Carlson Drive and Rolling Green
Lane in North Mankato. Stops are scheduled only; flag down service is unavailable.

View Route 5 Monday through Friday Schedule.

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