Wednesday, April 24, 2019
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DC Metro Now Offers Free Wi-Fi in 30 Metrorail Stations

Yesterday, Metro announced the availability of free customer Wi-Fi service at 24 additional underground stations, dramatically expanding the number of Wi-Fi enabled stations to 30.

Metro first began offering customer Wi-Fi at six stations in April: Metro Center, Gallery Place, L’Enfant Plaza, Judiciary Square, Union Station and Archives.

Starting now, Wi-Fi is available at the following additional stations:

  • Farragut North
  • Dupont Circle
  • Cleveland Park
  • Van Ness-UDC
  • Tenleytown-AU
  • Friendship Heights
  • Bethesda
  • Medical Center
  • Forest Glen
  • Wheaton
  • Glenmont
  • McPherson Sq
  • Farragut West
  • Foggy Bottom-GWU
  • Rosslyn
  • Crystal City
  • Smithsonian
  • Mt Vernon Sq
  • Columbia Heights
  • Waterfront
  • Navy Yard-Ballpark
  • Anacostia
  • Court House
  • Clarendon

All remaining underground stations will have Wi-Fi by mid-2018.

Metro’s Wi-Fi amenity supplements existing cellular service, which is already available at all Metro stations.

Wireless voice and data service is also available in underground tunnel segments on the Red Line from Glenmont to Silver Spring and on the Orange, Silver and Blue lines from Metro Center to Stadium-Armory.

Work is underway to provide full cell service in all tunnel segments.

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