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Metrorail Weekend Track Work December 30-31, 2017

This weekend (Saturday, December 30, and Sunday, December 31) most Metrorail lines will run on a regular weekend schedule. The only exception is the Red Line, where trains will run every 8-15 minutes as Metro’s leak-mitigation project continues.


  • Regular weekend service on Yellow and Green lines
  • Trains every 24 minutes on Orange, Silver and Blue lines with Silver Line trains between Wiehle-Reston East and Ballston on Saturday only. Regular weekend service on Sunday
  • Trains every 8-15 minutes on the Red Line

Holiday service

Trains will operate on a Sunday schedule on both days, off-peak fares will be in effect and parking will be free at Metro-operated facilities.

Lee Hernly, Editor
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