Snapdragon Stadium

Stadium Station Update

The Stadium Station is now permanently open!

MTS: Getting You To Snapdragon Stadium

Located in the heart of Mission Valley, the new Snapdragon Stadium is ready to welcome 35,000 fans for action-packed sporting events, rocking shows and more! Fans can avoid the hassle of traffic and parking by choosing transit. The Trolley’s Green Line provides direct, frequent service to the doorstep of Snapdragon Stadium. Trolley service runs every 15 minutes or better before and after most events, with added service for select larger events. 

Saturday, October 8 - SDSU Football vs. Hawaii

MTS will be running extra Trolley service and shuttles. Make your game day plan and ride with MTS! 

  • Gates to the stadium open at 5:30 p.m. (two hours prior to kick-off).
  • Free park & ride lots are located throughout all three MTS Trolley lines, including 1,500 spots at the nearby Hazard Center Station..
  • MTS will add one extra trip from Santee to the Stadium Station leading up to kick-off
  • Pre-game shuttle from SDSU to Stadium Station, beginning at 4:25 p.m. Combined with the Green Line, this will result in service every 7.5 minutes between SDSU and the Stadium from 4:25 p.m. until kickoff.
  • MTS will run extra service westbound post-game as needed.
  • A shuttle from Stadium Station to SDSU will be in operation from 9:27 p.m. to 12:07 a.m., or until the crowds have cleared.

To help expedite the boarding process, fans should download the PRONTO app in advance. Load at least $5 on your virtual card for gameday (every person needs their own PRONTO app or card, you cannot buy fares for multiple people on the same device). One-ways fares are $2.50 for adults, and $1.25 for seniors, youth with a PRONTO card ride free. When you get to the station, find a validator and scan (or tap your card) before boarding. When you leave the game, validators will be located on the ramps leading up to the station, and the station platforms. Tap before you board again.

Take MTS to Snapdragon Stadium


 Green Line

★ Service from Santee, El Cajon, La Mesa, SDSU, Mission Valley, Old Town or Downtown to the Stadium Station.


 UC San Diego Blue Line

★ Service from San Ysidro, Chula Vista, or National City in the South Bay, and Clairemont, La Jolla and UTC in North County to Old Town Transit Center, then transfer from Old Town to the Green Line to Stadium Station.


 Orange Line

★ Service from La Mesa, or Lemon Grove, or Encanto/southeastern San Diego to Grossmont Station, then transfer to the Green Line.


Rapid 215

★ Service from City Heights, Hillcrest or Balboa Park to SDSU, then transfer to the Green Line to Stadium Station.

Paying Your Fare with PRONTO

Fans and event-goers can purchase fares right on their phone by downloading the PRONTO mobile ticketing app in the App Store or on Google Play. Simply load money to your phone, then scan your app on a validator every time you ride to pay for a one-way fare (valid for free transfers for two hours).

PRONTO cards are also available for purchase or reload at all Trolley ticket machines or retail partner locations. Every passenger must have their own PRONTO card or app to ride.

We recommend loading at least enough money for a round-trip to save time post-game! You can also add more money to your account for future use (money added to PRONTO never expires).  Click here to learn more about PRONTO or view our Full Fare Chart.

Fares Adult Senior / Disabled / Medicare / Youth
One-Way Fare $2.50 $1.25
Earned Day Pass $6.00 $3.00

Family Promotions

Youth Opportunity Pass: All riders 18 & under are eligible for free transit rides with a Youth PRONTO card or app account! Learn more.

Family Weekends: Every Saturday and Sunday, two children (12 and under) can ride Trolley for free with any paying adult (18 and over, no PRONTO card or app account necessary).

Park & Ride:

A number of Trolley and Rapid stations offer free parking. View our full list of Park & Ride lots or view our suggested Park & Ride lots below.

Green Line Park & Ride Locations
UC San Diego Blue Line Park & Ride Locations
Orange Line Park & Ride Locations