Weekday service adjustments for maintenance March 18-22

Advisory Effective: 3/18/19 - 3/22/19

Highlights

Orange Line Silver Line Blue Line Track and structural rehabilitation at Stadium-Armory is underway through March 29. Trains will slow down and switch tracks in the work zone. Customers may experience minor delays as a result. MORE INFO

After 10:00 p.m. service levels:

Red Line Trains every 16-22 minutes

Orange Line Blue Line Yellow Line Regular service

Silver Line Regular service (trains operate to/from Ballston Friday evening)

Green Line Regular service

Passengers at stations impacted by service adjustments should follow Passenger Information Display signs, station announcements or consult a Station Manager for any boarding location changes.


Red Line Red Line
Weeknight: Trains every 16-22 minutes

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, 10:00 p.m. until closing; trains every 16 minutes due to single tracking between Dupont Circle and Van Ness to allow for tunnel drain cleaning.

Tuesday, 10:00 p.m. until closing; trains every 22 minutes due to single tracking between Farragut North and Van Ness to allow for tunnel drain cleaning.


Orange Line Orange Line
Weeknight: Regular service (trains every 20 minutes)

Monday - Friday: Due to ongoing rail, fastener and grout pad renewal in the junction outside Stadium-Armory, Orange Line trains may slow en route between Stadium-Armory & Deanwood stations.

Friday, 10:00 p.m. until closing; single tracking between Smithsonian and Federal Center SW to allow for rail renewal.

This work is not expected to cause changes to Orange Line frequency.


Silver Line Silver Line
Weeknight: Regular (trains every 20 minutes), Monday - Thursday
Trains operate between Wiehle-Reston East & Ballston at regular service levels, Friday

Monday - Friday: Due to ongoing rail, fastener and grout pad renewal in the junction outside Stadium-Armory, Silver Line trains may slow en route between Stadium-Armory & Benning Road station. This work is not expected to cause changes to Silver Line frequency.

Friday, 10:00 p.m. until closing; Silver Line trains will operate between Wiehle-Reston East and Ballston only to allow for rebuilding on the Orange & Blue lines.

Customers traveling to/from other stations should use Orange and/or Blue line trains to complete their travel. At Ballston, transfer between Silver and Orange Line trains on the same platform.


Blue Line Blue Line
Weeknight: Regular service (trains every 20 minutes)

Monday - Friday: Due to ongoing rail, fastener and grout pad renewal in the junction outside Stadium-Armory, Blue Line trains may slow en route between Stadium-Armory & Benning Road stations. This work is not expected to cause delays.

Friday, 10:00 p.m. until closing; single tracking between Smithsonian and Federal Center SW to allow for rail renewal.


Yellow Line Yellow Line
Weeknight: Regular service (trains every 20 minutes)

Monday - Friday, 10:00 p.m. until closing, single tracking between L'Enfant Plaza and Pentagon to allow for installation of cable/communication equipment to support cellular service in tunnels and new radio system.


Green Line Green Line
Weeknight: Regular service (trains every 20 minutes)

Monday - Friday, 10:00 p.m. until closing, single tracking between L'Enfant Plaza and Navy Yard to allow for installation of cable/communication equipment to support cellular service in tunnels and new radio system.


Start times and work locations may change based on operational needs and conditions.

For more information:

  • Schedules, real-time train arrivals and station information are available at wmata.com.
  • Metro riders can access Metro's mobile website by entering wmata.com into their smartphone browser.
  • For assistance by phone, call Metro customer information at (202) 637-7000 [TTY 202-638-3780].