Metro to open early, provide additional service for Marine Corps Marathon October 27
Advisory Effective: 10/27/19 - 10/27/19
Metrorail will open two hours early and run additional service for the Marine Corps Marathon on Sunday, October 27, 2019, to provide an easy, efficient option for runners and spectators to get to the start line.
Metrorail will open at 6 a.m. and will operate additional Blue and Yellow line trains to accommodate high ridership for the 44th annual Marine Corps Marathon.
Pentagon Bus Terminal - Due to the event, all Metrobus service that normally operates to/from the Pentagon will be diverted to Pentagon City on Saturday, October 26, until 2:00 p.m. to accommodate the MCM Kids Run and until 4:00 p.m. Sunday. Additional staff will be on hand at Pentagon City Station to assist bus customers.
Rosslyn Bus Terminal - All Metrobus service will be relocated from the Rosslyn Bus Terminal to Oak Street from 4 a.m. until approximately 6 p.m. to accommodate the MCM Finish Festival.
Metro recommends purchasing a SmarTrip card in advance loaded with enough value for the entire day to avoid long lines. SmarTrip cards can be purchased at fare vending machines located at station entrances, commuter stores and participating retail locations.
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