Proposed Metrobus Service Changes


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The docket consists of the Notice of Public Hearing and the Proposals and Maps for District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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Metro is proposing service changes to selected bus routes based on input from customers and local governments, and an analysis of on-time performance, ridership, corridor studies and cost efficiency.

District of Columbia

14th Street: 52, 53, 54, 59
Takoma-Ft Totten-Petworth: 62, 63, 64
Mayfair-Minnesota Ave-Deanwood: U5, U6, U7
H St-Benning Rd: X2, X9
New Wharf Development: 52, 74
Other Service Extensions or Additions: 74, H1, U8
Other Service Reductions or Eliminations: 94, 96, V5
Capitol Heights-Addison Rd Metrorail SmarTrip® Transfer


Bethesda-Silver Spring: J1, J2, J3
Georgia Ave: Y2, Y7, Y8
Other Service Modifications: B30, G12, G14, K12
Other Service Reductions: J12
Capitol Heights-Addison Rd Metrorail SmarTrip® Transfer


Pentagon City Modifications: 7A, 7F, 22A
Columbia Pike: 16A, 16B, 16G, 16H, 16J, 16K, 16P
Other Service Extensions or Additions: 4B, 11Y, 29K, 29N
Other Service Modifications: Metroway
Other Service Reductions or Eliminations: 4A, 10E, 22B

Do these proposed changes impact you? Take a survey and provide comments.

Provide your feedback by 9:00 a.m. Monday, October 2, 2017

  • Take the survey online.
  • Fill out a paper survey and drop it in the collection boxes located near the faregates at Metrorail stations closest to the impacted routes. There is no need to take multiple surveys.
  • Provide feedback in a traditional, formal setting at Metro's headquarters, 600 5th St NW, Washington, DC, on Tuesday, September 26. The open house will begin at 5:30 p.m. The public hearing begins at 6:00 p.m. and runs until 7:00 p.m. or until the last speaker is heard. Speaker registration is onsite only.

Your input will be given to Metro's Board of Directors for their consideration before any changes are approved. Any Board-approved service changes would begin within the next year.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, gender, religion, disability or family status. If you require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or translation services (free of charge), contact the project team at 202-962-2511 (TTY: 202-962-2033) at least 48 hours prior to the public hearing date.