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ESPN GameDay returns to Fargo and MATBUS is ready with shuttles and a Fare-Free Saturday!

11 Sep

In an effort to ease congestion in downtown Fargo during the ESPN College GameDay event on Saturday, Sept. 13, free shuttles and MATBUS service will be offered to fans!

Shuttle service to and from the downtown GameDay event site will run continuously from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Shuttle pickup and dropoff points are as follows:

  • South end of the R parking lot at 15th Avenue North and Albrecht Boulevard on the NDSU campus.
  • MATBUS Transit Hub at the NDSU Memorial Union.
  • East side of the T parking lot between 11th and 12th Avenues North.
  • Richard H. Barry Hall in downtown Fargo.


MATBUS will offer Fare-Free Saturday on Sept. 13 allowing residents to ride any MATBUS fixed route bus to and from downtown Fargo at no charge.  View all MATBUS fixed routes online at


Route 3 Detour beginning Sept 8, 2014

08 Sep
Due to road work on SE Main Avenue in Moorhead, Route 3 will be detoured as follows:

Route 3: Will take 20th Street between 12th Avenue and Hwy 10. It will then take Hwy 10 to Cashwise and back on route. (see map)

Estimated duration is unknown.


MATBUS Rider Alert! – Detour on Route 9 (Road work)

02 Sep

Start Date:  09.03.2014
End Date:  T.B.A.

Due to road work on SE Main Ave in Moorhead, 24th Avenue will be closed starting Wednesday, Sept. 3rd for approx. 7-10 days.  There will be no bus service to the Menards or Sam’s Club loop.


Greater Moorhead Days Parade Sep 5, 2014

26 Aug

Due to the Greater Moorhead Days Parade on Friday September 5, 2014, Moorhead Routes 3, 5 and 8 will be detoured off 20th Street South as well as 28th Avenue and 30th Avenue South from approximately 4:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

Please see the maps below for specific details.



No Bus Service Labor Day

25 Aug

Due to the Labor DayHoliday, there will be no bus service and the GTC will be closed on Monday September 1, 2014.

Buses will resume service onTuesday September 2, 2014


Detour: Routes 4 & 7 beginning Aug 20, 2014

19 Aug

Due to road construction on 11th Street North in Moorhead between Center Avenue and 15th Avenue North, Routes 4 & 7 will be detoured.  See the maps below:


Route 2 begins 15 minute service soon

11 Aug

15 Minute Service beginning soon

Beginning Monday August 18th, Route 2 will begin 15-minute service in the afternoons.  A second bus will be running from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.,  Monday – Friday during the MSUM academic school year.



Detour Update: Route 9 beginning 7.29.14

28 Jul

Due to continued road work on SE Main Avenue in Moorhead, Route 9′s detour will be updated as follows:


Detour: Route 2 beginning 7/29/14

28 Jul

Due to utility work on 11th Street South in Moorhead, Route 2 will be detoured:

Route 2: will take 16th Street between 12th Avenue & 9th Avenue.



Route 9 detour

21 Jul

  Start Date —    07.22.2014     |     End   Date  –  TBA

Due to road work on SE Main   Avenue in Moorhead, 24th Avenue will be closed beginning at 8:00 am.    Route 9 will be detoured as follows:

Route 9:  Will NOT   be able to access the Menards/Sams Loop (see map below)