Timetables

Bus Schedules

Select a route to download a schedule or view it online. If you want a customized schedule, then please narrow your search to the stops that you use, and choose weekday, weekend, or holiday schedules.

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Rail Schedules

Metro trains run at fixed intervals, based on the line, time, and day, as shown below. Scheduled departures vary per station, so to make specific plans, please use the Trip Planner. Please be sure to check the opening and closing times for your stations.

Rail Hours

Day Time
Monday - Thursday 5 am - 11 pm
Friday 5 am - 11 pm
Saturday 7 am - 11 pm
Sunday 8 am - 11 pm

MONDAY - FRIDAY
Rail Lines AM Rush 5am - 9:30am Midday 9:30am - 3pm PM Rush 3pm - 7pm Evening 7pm - 11:00pm
Red Line 5 mins 12 mins 5 mins 15 mins
Orange Line Silver Line Blue Line Yellow Line Green Line 8 mins 15 mins 8 mins 20 mins
SATURDAY
Rail Lines Daytime
7am - 7:00pm
Evening 
7pm - 11:00pm
Red Line 12 mins 15 mins
Orange LineSilver LineYellow LineGreen LineBlue Line 15 mins 20 mins
SUNDAY
Rail Lines Daytime 8am - 7:00pm Evening 7pm - 11:00pm
Red Line 12 mins 15 mins
Orange Line Silver Line Yellow Line Green Line Blue Line 15 mins 20 mins

Holiday & Event Schedules

On certain holidays and events, Metro operates on a different service schedule, sometimes with altered hours. Upcoming holidays are listed below.

Date Holiday Metrorail Metrobus Hours
Wednesday
1/1/20
New Year's Day Sunday Sunday 8 am - 11 pm
Monday
1/20/20
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Saturday Saturday
Supplemental
5 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
2/17/20
Presidents Day Saturday Saturday
Supplemental
5 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
5/25/20
Memorial Day Sunday Sunday 8 am - 11 pm
Friday
7/03/20
Independence Day (Observed) Special Saturday 7 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
9/7/20
Labor Day Sunday Sunday 8 am - 11 pm
Monday
10/12/20
Columbus Day Saturday Saturday
5 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11/11/20
Veterans Day Saturday Saturday
5 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11/26/20
Thanksgiving Day Sunday Sunday 8 am - 11 pm
Friday
12/25/20
Christmas Day Sunday Sunday 8 am - 11 pm
Friday
1/1/21
New Year's Day Sunday Sunday 8 am - 11 pm