Posted: Dec 03, 2013 Expiration: Dec 06, 2013
Downtown bus service impacts during PM rush Fri, Dec 6, due to National Christmas Tree Lighting
Friday, December 6, 2013 | 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Due to the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, 15th Street NW between Constitution & Pennsylvania avenues and 17th Street NW between Constitution & New York avenues will be closed.
Metrobus routes 3Y, 7Y, 11Y, 16X, 16Y, 32, 36, 37, 39, 42, 43, 52, 53, 54, 80, D1, D3, D5, D6, G8, H1, L1, N2, N3, N4, P6, P17, P19, S1, S2, S4, S9, W13, X1 and X2, may experience delays and unplanned detours as a result of rush hour street closures and traffic congestion near the White House. In addition, Route 16Y service will operate every 15 minutes during the event.
11Y: Board buses on southbound 14th Street NW near Pennsylvania Avenue. The following bus stops will not be served during the ceremony:
H1, L1: Board buses on westbound C Street NW near 19th Street. The bus stop at C Street NW near 17th Street will not be served during the ceremony.
P17, P19, W13: Board buses on southbound 13th Street at G Street NW. The following bus stops will not be served during the ceremony:
32, 36, 39 Eastbound:
32, 36, 37 Westbound:
Please allow extra time and sign up for MetroAlerts to receive updated travel information. Consider traveling on Metrorail to bypass downtown congestion. Customers using SmarTrip receive a $0.50 discount when transferring between Metrobus and Metrorail. We apologize for any inconvenience caused by this event.