Directions & Parking

Attending an event at U.S. Bank Stadium is an exciting urban experience. The venue is located on Chicago Avenue South, in the East Town Community near Elliot Park. To fully enjoy your event experience, arrive early and consider the various transportation and parking options available.


U.S. Bank Stadium is located at 401 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55415.

Click here for detailed directions from your location.

Parking Details

Parking Information

  • U.S. Bank Stadium does not directly manage any public parking areas, although the Stadium Parking Ramp is connected via skyway to U.S. Bank Stadium.
  • Parking capacities are subject to change based on the size and type of the event.
  • As you approach U.S. Bank Stadium highway and street level directional signage will display parking lot options.
  • Circulation between parking lots and ramps is not permitted.
  • To ensure safe and efficient travel throughout Downtown Minneapolis, please follow the direction of the traffic and parking staff.
  • Illegal parking on area roadways, medians and hooded meters is prohibited. Violators will be ticketed by local law enforcement and/or towed.
  • Skyway hours for major events will be posted on U.S. Bank Stadium social media accounts prior to events. Skyway hours will vary per event and per skyway building.
  • It is recommended that ticket holders give themselves plenty of time before events. Ticket holders are encouraged to enter the stadium early to become familiar with the routes to their seats, restroom locations, concession stands/portables, retail location, etc.

General Event Parking

There are several options for parking around U.S. Bank Stadium with over 20,000 parking spaces between our stadium and Hennepin Avenue all within a 20 minute or less walk.

Parking Lot Hours of Operation

  • Parking lot hours are unique to each ramp or surface lot.
  • Parking lots typically open six (6) hours prior to the start of an event and will close two (2) hours after the conclusion of the event. Check posted hours of the ramp before leaving your vehicle.

Parking Options

  • Accessible parking is available in all parking lots and ramps surrounding U.S. Bank Stadium. These parking areas will be closely monitored to ensure only those authorized to park utilize those spaces.
  • Traffic and parking staff will direct ticket holders with disabilities or those having limited mobility to the Accessible Parking Spaces.
  • The dedicated drop-off area for guests with disabilities is located on 10th Avenue South between 6th Street South and 7th Street South. On-site signage and traffic/parking staff will direct guests to the designated accessible drop-off area away from all highways and city roads.
  • Please visit Accessibility Services page for more information or call 612-777-8777.

Vehicle Security Inspection

All vehicles parking within the stadium’s secured parking perimeter are subject to a security inspection before being allowed to park or drop-off.

Public Transportation

Metro Transit serves Minneapolis and St. Paul areas and offers hassle-free transportation options for fans.

Light Rail

  • The METRO Blue and Green Line offer frequent and fast light rail service directly to the U.S. Bank Stadium Station from Minneapolis, St. Paul and Bloomington.
  • Purchase your METRO light rail tickets here.



Bus Routes

  •  Metro transit operates over 123 interconnected bus routes throughout the Twin Cities. Main routes provide direct access to U.S. Bank Stadium and Downtown Minneapolis. For your trip planning assistance call 612-373-3333.

Alternate Transportation

Whether you travel to the stadium by way of Uber/Lyft, charter bus, private shuttle, limousine, bicycle or on foot, U.S. Bank Stadium has additional information for alternative transportation methods.


There is a special place for you and your bike at U.S. Bank Stadium. With over 180 complimentary bike racks around the stadium located near the Legacy, Pentair, Ecolab and Ticketmaster Gates. U.S. Bank Stadium shall not be responsible for fire, theft, damage or loss to bicycles or any other articles left on the bike.

Charter Bus Parking

All charter operations are required to use the City of Minneapolis Charter Bus Parking System. Buses will be assigned designated zones near the stadium and need to display the proper parking permit. Charter bus parking is located on 7th Street South between 11th Avenue South and Park Avenue South. Additional charter bus parking will be located on 3rd Street South between 13th Avenue South and Norm McGrew Avenue South.

To purchase parking, please visit MPLS Parking.

Hotel/Restaurant Shuttles

Hotel and restaurant shuttles drop-off and pick-up their guests only at the designated spot located on 9th Avenue South between 6th Street South and 7th Street South.

Rideshare (Lyft/Uber)

U.S. Bank Stadium partners with Uber and Lyft to provide a great guest experience as part of our Ride Share Program. Guests requesting Uber or Lyft are directed to pick up their ride at one of two locations:

  • 9th Avenue South between 6th Street South and 7th Street South
  • 3rd Street between Park Avenue and Portland Avenue

Taxi Cab Pick Up

The designated pick-up or drop-off for all taxis is located on Park Avenue South between 5th Street South and 6th Street South. Taxis park alongside the curb so they are not blocking traffic.


Walking to U.S. Bank Stadium is a great way to get your exercise while reducing traffic and pollution.

Minneapolis’ pedestrian-only Skyway system is an elaborate network of enclosed walkways connecting most buildings in the Downtown area. U.S. Bank Stadium is part of the Skyway system. The Skyway will be open for all U.S. Bank Stadium events. Event hours for the skyway are subject to change based on the event.

Maps can be found at various places on the skyway network. Click here for an online Minneapolis Skyway Guide.

For major events held at the stadium, the skyway system will be opened for extended hours. Hours may vary per event and will be posted on U.S. Bank Stadium social media sites.