Metro service information for Labor Day, September 6

Advisory Effective: 9/6/21 - 9/6/21

Metrorail, Metrobus and MetroAccess service will operate on Sunday schedules on Monday, September 6, 2021, in observance of Labor Day. Off-peak fares will be in effect all day and parking will be free at Metro owned garages and lots. 

The holiday also marks the last day of Metro's Summer Platform Improvement Project at four Yellow and Green line stations - Prince George's Plaza, West Hyattsville, College Park and Greenbelt - which will reopen on Tuesday, September 7.

Customers are reminded, that under federal law, the use of face masks are required at all times when on trains, buses, MetroAccess vehicles, and at indoor stations. 

On Monday, September 6, 2021, service will operate as follows:


Hours: 7 a.m. until midnight.

Service: Trains every 8 minutes on the Red Line, and every 15 minutes on all other lines.

Stations: All stations open except Prince George's Plaza, West Hyattsville, College Park and Greenbelt. These stations will reopen on Tuesday, September 7, following a long-term platform reconstruction project.

Fares: Weekday off-peak fares all day.

Parking: Free at all Metro-operated lots and garages.


Hours: Varies by route, see timetables for schedule information. 

Service: Buses will operate using the Sunday schedule for each route. Buses that do not normally run on Sundays will not run on the holiday.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a data quality issue, real-time arrival information may not be available for all routes on Monday, Labor Day. Please use the trip planner, PDF or online timetables for the service level and arrival times of a specific bus route.


Hours: MetroAccess paratransit service for customers with disabilities will operate during the same hours as rail and bus service.

Scheduled trips: Recurring “subscription trips” are automatically canceled on the holiday. Customers who wish to travel on Monday should make a separate reservation online (text only) or by calling 301-562-5360 (TTY 301-588-7535). 

Customer Service

Metro's customer information call center will be closed on Monday. Automated information is available 24/7 by calling (202) 637-7000 or online at