Inauguration Celebration 2017
Everything you need to know about Metro on January 20
Inauguration service information
Metrorail will open at 4 a.m. and close at midnight. From opening until 9 p.m., trains will run at near rush-hour service levels with peak fares in effect.
Travel Tips & Resources
Inauguration Day is always busy on Metro. Plan for crowded stations and trains, and possible delays due to high ridership.
Fares & Passes
On Inauguration Day, Metrorail will charge rush hour fares from opening at 4 a.m. until 9 p.m.; Metrobus fares remain unchanged. Everyone needs a SmarTrip® to ride. Special Edition SmarTrip® cards and Inaugural sleeves are available at all end of line stations except Huntington while supplies last.