Weekend service adjustments Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21

Advisory Effective: 10/20/18 - 10/21/18

Summary of Metrorail weekend service for Saturday, October 20 & Sunday, October 21:

  • Red Line trains will operate every 22 minutes
  • Orange, Silver and Blue lines will operate every 24 minutes
  • Blue Line trains will operate between Franconia-Springfield & Eastern Market only
  • Yellow and Green lines will operate every 16 minutes
  • Yellow Line trains will operate between Huntington & Mt Vernon Sq only

Weeknight service adjustments


Red Line Red Line
Trains every 22 minutes

Red Line trains will operate every 22 minutes between Shady Grove & Glenmont.

Single tracking at Shady Grove and between Silver Spring and Wheaton to allow for cable installation and rail/tie/fastener renewal.


Orange Line Orange Line
Trains every 24 minutes

Single tracking between Eastern Market & Stadium-Armory to allow for grout pad, rail and fastener renewal.


Silver Line Silver Line
Trains every 24 minutes

Single tracking between Eastern Market & Stadium-Armory to allow for grout pad, rail and fastener renewal.


Blue Line Blue Line
Trains every 24 minutes to/from Eastern Market only

Trains will operate between Franconia-Springfield & Eastern Market only as a result of maintenance work on the Orange and Silver lines.


Yellow Line Yellow Line
Trains every 16 minutes to/from Mt. Vernon Sq. only

Trains will operate between Huntington & Mt. Vernon Sq. only as a result of maintenance work on the Green Line.

Customers traveling to/from stations between Shaw-Howard and Fort Totten must use the Green Line to continue their trip.


Green Line Green Line
Trains every 16 minutes 

Single tracking between U Street & Georgia Avenue-Petworth to allow for lighting improvements.


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].