L'Enfant Plaza

SW, Washington, DC

  • orange Line
  • silver Line
  • blue Line
  • yellow Line
  • green Line

Directions to/from the station


  • Daily:
    • None
  • Metered Spaces:
    • None
  • Reserved Parking:
    • None


  • Bike Racks: 9
  • Lockers: 0
  • Bikesharing: Yes

Bus Maps:


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Platforms at this station

There are 4 platforms at this station:
G Line B Line Y Line O Line

The blue, orange are center platforms.

The green, yellow are side platforms.

Learn more about center-platforms for accessibility

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Destination Line(s) Weekday Flat Fare
(open - 9:30 p.m.)
Weeknight (9:30 p.m. - close)
& Weekend Flat Fare

*Note: Reduced fares (Senior, Disabled, Metro Lift) offer 50% off the total fare.
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Not Crowded Not crowded: likely to have the seating area to yourself
Some Crowding Some crowding: likely to have another person next to you or the possibility of standing
Crowded Crowded: no open seats likely, high chance of standing
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Station Notes

  • On May 9, 2022, Metro will begin a major capital project replacing the three entrance escalators located at L’Enfant Plaza’s Maryland Avenue and 7th Street SW entrance. The Maryland Avenue entrance will be closed for approximately eight months. Read more.
  • Use this station for VRE Commuter Rail, the FAA and NTSB as well as a quick bite to eat or lunchtime shopping. 


Use the 360° interactive virtual tour to navigate the interior of the station. image for help


  •   wheelchair image showing this entrance is accessible

Train Levels

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StationView Information

StationView is a virtual tour captured after hours and does not reflect the real-time environment as escalators or elevators may be temporarily out of service. For current closures and outages, see Station Status.

Click on the white arrows to navigate the tour or skip to a level.

  • ST - Street level
  • MZ - Mezzanine
  • UL - Upper Level
  • LL - Lower Level

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Station Times

Station will open 10 minutes before the first train arrives.

Rail Lines Mon-Fri    Sat   Sun
Silver Line Ashburn 5:26 AM 7:26 AM 7:26 AM
Green Line Branch Ave 5:29 AM 7:29 AM 7:29 AM
Blue Line Downtown Largo 5:43 AM 7:43 AM 7:43 AM
Silver Line Downtown Largo 5:39 AM 7:37 AM 7:37 AM
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield 5:18 AM 7:18 AM 7:18 AM
Green Line Greenbelt 5:24 AM 7:24 AM 7:24 AM
Yellow Line Huntington 5:37 AM 7:37 AM 7:37 AM
Yellow Line Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center 5:22 AM 7:22 AM 7:22 AM
Orange Line New Carrollton 5:37 AM 7:37 AM 7:37 AM
Orange Line Vienna/Fairfax-GMU 5:24 AM 7:24 AM 7:24 AM
Rail Lines Mon-Thu   Fri    Sat   Sun
Silver Line Ashburn 11:56 PM
12:56 AM
12:56 AM
11:56 PM
Green Line Branch Ave 12:14 AM
1:14 AM
1:14 AM
12:14 AM
Blue Line Downtown Largo 12:11 AM
1:11 AM
1:11 AM
12:11 AM
Silver Line Downtown Largo 12:07 AM
1:07 AM
1:07 AM
12:07 AM
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield 11:49 PM
12:49 AM
12:49 AM
11:49 PM
Green Line Greenbelt 12:14 AM
1:14 AM
1:14 AM
12:14 AM
Yellow Line Huntington 12:02 AM
1:02 AM
1:02 AM
12:02 AM
Yellow Line Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center 11:47 PM
12:47 AM
12:47 AM
11:47 PM
Orange Line New Carrollton 12:05 AM
1:05 AM
1:05 AM
12:05 AM
Orange Line Vienna/Fairfax-GMU 11:58 PM
12:58 AM
12:58 AM
11:58 PM