Metrorail weekend service adjustments for Saturday, May 8 and Sunday, May 9

Advisory Effective: 5/8/21 - 5/9/21

Summary of  weekend service adjustments for Saturday, May 8 through Sunday, May 9:

During the weekend of Saturday, May 8 through Sunday, May 9, Metrorail will operate from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. on Saturday and 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. on Sunday. Trains will provide normal or near normal service to 88 of 91 stations, with scheduled service adjustments on the Red, Green and Yellow lines.

Due to the Platform Improvement Project, customers are advised there will be no Blue Line service through May 23. Additional Yellow Line service will operate between Franconia-Springfield and Mt Vernon Sq.

Highlights: 

Red Line Trains every 12-18 minutes.

Blue Line No train service. Arlington Cemetery Station closed. Additional Yellow Line service will operate between Franconia-Springfield and Mt Vernon Sq.

Orange Line Trains every 15-20 minutes.

Silver Line Trains every 15-20 minutes. Addison Rd Station closed. 

Yellow Line Trains every 16-20 minutes operating in two segments: Huntington - National Airport and Franconia-Springfield - Mt Vernon Sq.

Green Line Trains every 16-20 minutes operating in two segments: between Branch Ave and Fort Totten and Prince George's Plaza and Greenbelt. West Hyattsville station closed. Free shuttle buses provided.  

Under federal law and for your safety and the safety of others, customers are required to wear face masks while traveling on Metro. 


Red Line Red Line

  • Trains operate every 12-18 minutes.
  • After 10 p.m., due to fastener renewal and insulator replacement:
    • Single tracking between Dupont Circle and Van Ness  

Blue Line Blue Line

  • Due to Platform Improvement Project:
    • No Blue Line service. Franconia-Springfield and Van Dorn St. stations will be served by additional Yellow Line service operating between Franconia-Springfield and Mt Vernon Sq.
    • Arlington Cemetery Station closed. Free shuttles provided between Rosslyn, Arlington Cemetery and Pentagon. 
    • View wmata.com/platforms for additional travel alternatives.

Orange Line Orange Line 

  • Trains operate every 15-20 minutes.

Silver Line Silver Line

  • Trains operate every 15-20 minutes.  
  • Due to Platform Improvement Project:
    • Addison Rd station closed. Trains will pass through the station without stopping. Free shuttle buses provided between Capitol Heights and Addison Rd. 
    • View wmata.com/platforms for additional travel alternatives.

Yellow Line Yellow Line

  • Trains every 16-20 minutes. 
  • Due to switch and interlocking rehabilitation for the summer Platform Improvement Project:
    • Trains operate in two segments: Huntington - National Airport and Franconia-Springfield-Mt Vernon Sq only.
    • Customers traveling to/from stations north of Mt Vernon Square should transfer to the Green Line to continue their trip. 

Green Line Green Line

  • Trains every 16-20 minutes.
  • Due to switch and interlocking rehabilitation for the summer Platform Improvement Project:
    • Trains operate in two segments: between Branch Ave and Fort Totten and Prince George's Plaza and Greenbelt.
    • West Hyattsville station closed. Free shuttle buses will be provided.  

    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].