Metrobus Service Changes, September 24
Advisory Effective: 9/24/17 - 10/24/17
Effective September 24, 2017, bus service on the following routes will be changed or eliminated. Changes may impact service to some bus stops and Metrorail stations. Visit wmata.com for new schedule information.
District of Columbia: 43, 80, 90, A2, A9 and X3
Maryland: C8, J1, J2, J3, J7, J9, P18, P19, Q1, Q2, Q4, Q5, Q6 and W14
Virginia: 8W, 17B and Metroway
ROUTE CHANGE SUMMARY
8W Foxchase-Seminary Valley
The terminal bus stop at the Mark Center will move from Bus Bay 5 to Bus Bay 2. There will be no schedule changes.
17B Kings Park-North Springfield
Service to Kings Park West will be discontinued.
43 Mount Pleasant
Buses will no longer serve Franklin Square and McPherson Square Metrorail Station. Service will end at the bus stop on 17 th St at H St NW.
80 North Capitol Street
Route 80 will no longer service the northbound bus stop on 13 th St at I St NW. Passengers traveling in the direction of the Kennedy Center should board at the bus stop located on K St at 13 th St NW. Refer to the timetable for the arrival times.
90 U Street-Garfield Street
The 4 p.m. departure trip from Brentwood Pkwy at Penn St NE will leave 10 minutes later at 4:10 p.m.
A2 Anacostia-Congress Heights
The Saturday, northbound 11:46 p.m. trip from Southern Ave Metrorail station will depart at 11:48 p.m. and bypass United Medical Center.
A9 Martin Luther King Jr Av MetroExtra
Route A9 will serve the bus stop on 6 th St SE at Southern Ave, in the direction of Livingston, to accommodate PM transfers for routes D12, D13, D14, P18, P19 and W14.
C8 College Park-White Flint
The timetable will be updated to reflect the July 29, 2017 elimination of Saturday service to Archives II.
J1, J2, J3 Bethesda-Silver Spring
Eastbound J2 and J3 bus service toward the Paul S. Sarbanes Transit Center (Silver Spring) will no longer serve Norfolk Ave and Woodmont Ave. Buses will return to Commerce Ln and Edgemoor Ln in Bethesda.
J7, J9 I-270 Express
The last day of routes J7 and J9 service will be Friday, September 29. Ride On extRa (Route 101) service http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/dot-transit/RideOnExtra.html will begin on Monday, October 2. Ride On extRa will provide service between Lakeforest Transit Center and Medical Center Metrorail Station. Alternate service from Lakeforest Transit Center is provided by Ride On 55, 56 and 61.
A new northbound bus stop will be added on First St at N. Fayette St.
P18, P19 Oxon Hill-Fort Washington
Timetables will be updated to reflect the August 7, 2017 implementation of a limited stop segment on Southern Ave.
Q1, Q2, Q4, Q5, Q6 Veirs Mill Road
Northbound trip will no longer serve bus bays at Rockville Metrorail Station. Instead, buses will stop on Rockville Pk before Park Rd. Southbound trips will continue to serve the bus bays at Rockville Metrorail Station but will be relocated to bus bay D.
W14 Bock Road
Timetables will be updated to reflect the August 7, 2017 implementation of a limited-stop segment on Southern Ave.
X3 Benning Road
The 4 p.m. departure trip from Brentwood Pkwy at Penn St NE, will leave 10 minutes later at 4:10 p.m.