Advisory

Posted: Jun 19, 2012 Expiration: Jun 24, 2012

Orange Line weekend track work June 22-24: Buses replace trains between East Falls Church & West Falls Church

Beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, June 22, and continuing through system closing on Sunday, June 24, buses will replace Orange Line trains between East Falls Church and West Falls Church to allow for cable installation for the Silver Line Metrorail extension. 

Orange Line trains will operate in two sections:

  • Between Vienna and West Falls Church at regular weekend intervals
  • Between East Falls Church and New Carrollton at regular weekend intervals

On Friday night, the last trains to operate through the area before work begins will be the 9:48 p.m. departure from Vienna, arriving at West Falls Church at 9:55 p.m. and East Falls Church at 9:58 p.m., and the 9:06 p.m. departure from New Carrollton, arriving at East Falls Church at 9:52 p.m. and West Falls Church at 9:55 p.m.

Last train information

On Friday and Saturday nights, the last eastbound train will depart Vienna 20 minutes earlier than normal, at 2:05 a.m., arriving at West Falls Church at 2:12 a.m.  The last train will depart East Falls Church at 2:35 a.m., stopping at Metro Center at 2:54 a.m. for connections to the Red Line. The last westbound train will arrive at East Falls Church at 3:24 a.m.  The last train from West Falls Church to Vienna will depart West Falls Church at 3:44 a.m.

On Sunday night, the last eastbound train will depart Vienna 20 minutes earlier than normal, at 11:05 p.m., arriving at West Falls Church at 11:12 p.m.  The last train will depart East Falls Church at 11:35 p.m., stopping at Metro Center at 11:54 p.m. for connections to the Red Line. The last westbound train will arrive at East Falls Church at 12:24 a.m.  The last train from West Falls Church to Vienna will depart West Falls Church at 12:44 a.m.

Customers using shuttle bus service should allow about 20 minutes of additional travel time.

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

 

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