Target Center is conveniently located in downtown Minneapolis and is accessible via car, bus, bike or train. The arena is located at 600 1st Avenue North in the heart of the Warehouse and Entertainment district of Minneapolis. Target Center is on the northwest side of downtown Minneapolis between 6th and 7th Streets.
Traffic Pattern Changes:
The City of Minneapolis has converted Hennepin Avenue, 1st Avenue and 2nd Avenue to two-way traffic streets. For more information: click here.
Metro Transit’s Downtown Zone is inexpensive travel without the footwork. It’s a bus or train ride for a fraction of the normal fare! You can reach Target Center in the Warehouse District, most downtown stores, restaurants and businesses on the Downtown Zone fare.
Target Center is easy to access from the Bus Line and is 1 block from Warehouse District Light Rail Station. For more information on public bus transit visit www.metrotransit.org
Tell the driver before you pay your fare that you will be riding only within the Downtown Zone to avoid paying the normal fare. If you ride outside the zone, the driver will ask you to pay the added fare. Transfers are not available with Downtown Zone fares.
Target Center is accessible by Light Rail and is located 1 block from the Warehouse District Light Rail Station.
For questions regarding Metro Transit service to other locations, visit a Metro Transit Store. In Minneapolis, the store is located at 719 Marquette Avenue. Metropolitan Transit Information at 612.373.3333 or plan your trip here: http://www.metrotransit.org/tripPlanner/Default.aspx
For the latest downtown traffic updates and construction notes, visit the City of Minneapolis web site.
Take I-35W South to the Washington Ave. Exit. Turn right on Washington Ave. To park at Ramp C - turn left on 3rd Ave. N. and right into the ramp. To park at Ramp B – turn left on 3rd Ave. N.; turn left on N. 5th St.; and turn right on 2nd Ave. N. To park at Ramp A – turn left on 1st Ave. N.; turn right on N. 7th St.
Take I-35W North to the Downtown Exits and follow the 5th Ave. Exit. Turn left on N. 7th St. to park in Ramp A, or turn left on N. 7th St. and then right on 2nd Ave. N. to park in Ramp B.
Take I-94 West to the 11th St. Exit. Follow 11th St. to Hennepin Ave. and turn right. Turn left on 9th St. Turn right on 2nd Ave. N. to Ramps A, B or C.
Take I-394 East and exit directly into Ramp A or B - or - Take I-94 East to the N. 4th St. Exit. Turn left on 2nd Ave. N. then turn left into Ramp C.
You can exit the ramps at any exit and follow signs to freeways using alternate routes.
Click here for parking information.
Ranked as the number two bicycling city in the nation, Minneapolis has 43 miles of streets with dedicated bicycle lanes and 84 miles of off-street bicycle paths. There are many biking route and rack options near Target Center in Downtown Minneapolis.
As with any mode of transportation, plan your route ahead of time and always allow extra time. Streets will be busy immediately before and after games so visibility (lights, bright/reflective clothing, etc.) is very important.