Monday-Friday service adjustments for maintenance - May 22-26

Advisory Effective: 5/22/17 - 5/26/17

Metrorail reconstruction continues Monday through Friday this week with the following service adjustments. Midday work between 9:30 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. Weeknight work from 7:30 p.m. until closing.

Passengers at stations impacted by these service adjustments are asked to follow Passenger Information Display signs, station announcements or consult a Station Manager for any boarding location changes.

Red Line Red Line
Midday: Regular service

Weeknight: Trains every 20-25 minutes

Monday - Thursday, 8:00 p.m. until closing, single tracking between Friendship Heights & Medical Center to allow for leak mitigation, rail & fastener renewal and tunnel cleaning.

Orange Line Orange Line
SafeTrack Surge 15: Line service shut down between Stadium-Armory and New Carrollton, May 16 through June 15

Riders using free Metro shuttle buses should take note of the following:

  • Shuttle buses are free at all times and will transport riders to open Blue Line stations, such as Morgan Boulevard and Capitol Heights.
  • Fares to your destination may be different than the fare you normally pay from your regular Orange Line station. Please be sure that your SmarTrip card is loaded with enough value to pay the applicable fare from the Blue Line station you use during the surge. See the Surge 15 page for full details.

Monday - Friday 8:00 p.m. until closing, the east entrance at McPherson Square (14th & I Streets N.W.) will be closed.


Silver Line Silver Line
SafeTrack Surge 15
Silver Line trains will operate every 12 minutes between Wiehle-Reston East and Stadium-Armory only.

Customers traveling to/from other stations should use Orange/Blue Line trains to complete their trip. At Stadium-Armory, transfer between Silver and Orange/Blue line trains on the same platform.

Monday - Friday 8:00 p.m. until closing, the east entrance at McPherson Square (14th & I Streets N.W.) will be closed.


Blue Line Blue Line
Midday: Regular service

Weeknight: Regular service

Friday - Sunday 10:00 p.m. until closing, single tracking between Addison Road & Largo Town Center to allow for radio cable installation for cell phone coverage.

Monday - Friday 8:00 p.m. until closing, the east entrance at McPherson Square (14th & I Streets N.W.) will be closed.

Yellow Line Yellow Line
Midday: Regular service

Weeknight: Regular service


Green Line Green Line
Midday: Regular service

Weeknight: Regular service


Start times and work locations may change based on operational needs and conditions.

For more information:

  • Schedules, real-time train arrivals and station information are available at wmata.com.
  • Metro riders can access Metro's mobile website by entering wmata.com into their smartphone browser.
  • For assistance by phone, call Metro customer information at (202) 637-7000 [TTY 202-638-3780].