Weekend service for Saturday, January 18 - Monday, January 20 (Martin Luther King Jr Day)

Advisory Effective: 1/18/20 - 1/20/20

Summary of Metrorail weekend service for Saturday, January 18 - Monday, January 20:

  • Red Line Trains every 9-18 minutes between Shady Grove and Takoma
  • Orange Line Regular weekend service
  • Silver Line Regular weekend service
  • Blue Line Regular weekend service
  • Yellow Line Regular weekend service
  • Green Line Regular weekend service

On Martin Luther King Jr Day, Monday, January 20, Metro will open at 5:00 a.m. and close at 11:30 p.m. Trains will operate on a Saturday schedule, off-peak fares will be in effect all day and parking will be free at all Metro parking facilities.


Red Line Red Line

  • Red Line trains operate every 18 minutes between Shady Grove and Takoma.
    • On Monday, additional trains will operate every 9 minutes between Medical Center and Takoma from opening until 8:00 p.m.
  • Due to installation of cable/communication equipment to support cellular service in tunnels and new radio system, trains will single track between Medical Center and Grosvenor-Strathmore.
  • Due to MTA Purple Line integration, free shuttle buses replace Red Line trains between Takoma and Glenmont.
  • Silver Spring, Forest Glen, Wheaton and Glenmont stations will be closed.

Orange Line Orange Line

  • Regular service, trains every 12-15 minutes.

Silver Line Silver Line

  • Regular service, trains every 12-15 minutes

Blue Line Blue Line

  • Regular service, trains every 12-15 minutes.

Yellow Line Yellow Line

  • Regular service, trains every 12-15 minutes.

Green Line Green Line

  • Regular service, trains every 12-15 minutes.

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].