Metro News Release

For immediate release: January 13, 2012

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Metro service information for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Metrorail open 5 a.m. to midnight on Saturday schedule; buses on Saturday supplemental schedule

On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 16, Metro service will operate as follows:

  • Metrorail: The system will open at 5 a.m. and close at midnight.  Trains will operate on a Saturday schedule.  Customers are reminded to take note of major track work on the Blue, Orange and Red lines.
  • Metrobus: Buses will operate on a Saturday supplemental schedule, with some late-night (post-midnight) trips cancelled on select routes.  For specific details, please click here.
  • MetroAccess: Service will operate normal hours. However, subscription trips will be cancelled unless specifically requested.

In addition, Metro's customer information call center will be closed Monday in observance of the holiday.


News release issued at 2:38 pm, January 13, 2012.

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