Metro Service Information for New Year’s Eve Holiday

by Lee Hernly, Editor
2009 05 27 - 6633 - Alexandria - King St Station

Alexandria – King St Station by Bossi, on Flickr

If you take Metro to get around, here is the New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, and day after New Year’s schedule for Metrorail, Metrobus, and Metro Access service. Happy New Year!

New Year’s Eve – Wednesday, December 31

  • Regular weekday service on Metrobus and Metrorail. Standard fare policies and parking rates in effect.
  • Special late-night service: Metrorail will remain open two hours later than normal, until 2 a.m.  Last train times vary by station; add two hours to weekday last train times. To check last train times for any station, visit wmata.com/stations.

New Year’s Day – Thursday, January 1

  • Holiday service: Metrorail and Metrobus will operate on Sunday schedule. Off-peak fares in effect all day; parking free at all Metro-operated facilities. No scheduled track work.
  • Metrorail system open 7 a.m. until midnight.
  • Additional service before/after NHL Winter Classic click for details
  • MetroAccess subscription trips cancelled.

Friday, January 2

  • Regular weekday service on Metrobus and Metrorail. Standard fare policies and parking rates in effect.

NOTE: Between Dec. 22, 2014 and Jan. 4, 2015, all Metrorail trains are operating with six cars due to lighter than normal ridership.

Related Articles

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy