This 3 Day Weekend’s Metro Track Work – Farragut North and Dupont Circle Stations Closed

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“NOTE: The Red Line shutdown start time has changed to Saturday, February 15 at 12:00 a.m. The last through trainswill depart Glenmont at 11:20 p.m. and Shady Grove at 11:17 p.m. on Friday night, prior to the shutdown.”

Red Line 10 p.m. Fri, Feb. 14 through closing Mon, Feb. 17
Buses replace trains between Woodley Park and Metro Center

Red Line trains will operate as follows:

Between Shady Grove & Woodley Park every 10 minutes from 9AM-9PM; every 15-20 minutes at other times
Between Glenmont & Metro Center every 15 minutes

Stations Closed: Farragut North and Dupont Circle

Free shuttle buses will replace Red Line trains between Woodley Park and Metro Center. Shuttle buses will operate on two routes:

Express Buses will operate non-stop between Woodley Park and Metro Center. Add 20 minutes of travel time
Local Buses will operate between Woodley Park and Metro Center, making intermediate stops at Dupont Circle and Farragut North. Please allow 10 minutes of travel time for each station stop

Work Performed: Crews will complete switch replacement work outside Dupont Circle and perform third rail replacement, rail joint elimination, grout pad replacement and leak mitigation between Metro Center and Woodley Park

Last Train Time Change: The last Red Line train of the night from Shady Grove to Woodley Park will depart 37 minutes earlier than normal to allow for shuttle bus connections. On Friday and Saturday nights, the last train will leave Shady Grove at 1:53 a.m., and on Sunday and Monday, the last train will leave Shady Grove at 10:53 p.m.

Orange Line Regular weekend service

Blue Line Regular weekend service
Yellow Line
Regular weekend service between Huntington & Fort Totten

Green Line Regular weekend service”

2 Comment

  • And then, like today, the bus service is cancelled due to snow? Hahaha, metro you suck so bad that sometimes it’s just too easy to make fun of you.

  • The most pathetic is that, if you connect from the Red Line to the Yellow Line, you have to take the shuttle bus, then to take a red line metro running every 15 minutes (at best) to go from Metro Center and Gallery Place, to finally get on the Yellow Line…
    It would have been smart to allow re-entry in Gallery Place, 3 blocks from the shuttle…
    But here is the point with Metro, you can do all the track maintenance you want, it will never fix your brain!

    Personally, I decided to drive…

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