The Northstar Line


On the train, you're immune from highway congestion so travel time doesn't vary - no matter how heavy the traffic gets. It's your fast, reliable, safe and affordable alternative to driving

Service Area

The Northstar Line (Route 888) offers service between Big Lake and downtown Minneapolis, stopping at stations in Elk River, Anoka, Coon Rapids and Fridley.

The logo for Northstar Corridor Rail service

Sherburne County Northstar Stations

  • Big Lake
    198th Avenue and County Road 43 NW
    Big Lake, MN 55309
    Travel time to downtown Minneapolis: About 51 minutes
  • Elk River
    171st Lane and Twin Lakes Road NW
    Elk River, MN 55330
    Travel time to downtown Minneapolis: About 41 minutes
  • Other Stations