Weekend service adjustments October 20-22 for scheduled maintenance

Advisory Effective: 10/16/17 - 10/22/17

Maintenance work over the weekend of October 20-22 to keep trains operating safely and reliably.

Highlights

  • Orange, Silver, Blue, Yellow and Green line trains operate regular weekend service
  • Red Line trains operate every 8-15 minutes

Metro to open at 6:00 a.m. Sunday, October 22 for the Marine Corps Marathon


Red Line Red Line
Trains every 15 minutes | 7:00AM Saturday through closing Sunday

Red Line trains will operate every 15 minutes between Shady Grove and Glenmont with additional trains between Farragut North and Silver Spring 9:00AM - 9:00PM

Single tracking between Medical Center & Grosvenor to allow for the expanded leak mitigation pilot.


Orange Line Orange Line
Regular weekend service

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 p.m. until close, single tracking between Foggy Bottom and Clarendon to allow for radio cable installation.


Silver Line Silver Line
Regular weekend service  

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 p.m. until close, Silver Line trains will operate between Wiehle-Reston East and Ballston only. Customers traveling to/from other stations should use Orange and/or Blue line trains to complete their trip. At Ballston, transfer between Silver and Orange line trains on the same platform.


Blue Line Blue Line
Regular weekend service 

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 p.m. until close, single tracking between Foggy Bottom and Arlington Cemetery to allow for radio cable installation.


Yellow Line Yellow Line
Regular weekend service


Green Line Green Line
Regular weekend service


Travel Tips

Metrobus service may provide an alternate travel option for some riders. To check, plan your trip using Trip Planner and select the bus only option.

Before traveling, consult the trip planner at wmata.com to check the special schedule and reduce your wait time. Trip Planner is updated to reflect weekend rebuilding schedules on Fridays; please check on Friday afternoon or later.


For more information:

Schedules, real-time train arrivals and station information are available at wmata.com. For assistance by phone, call Metro customer information at (202) 637-7000 [TTY 202-638-3780].