• Metro service information for July 4 and July 5

    Thursday, July 1, 2021

    From the Washington Area Metropolitan Transit Authority (WMATA):

    "On Sunday, July 4, Metrorail service will operate from 8 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. During the day, trains will run on a regular weekend schedule, (every 12 minutes on the Red Line and every 15 minutes on all other lines) until 4 p.m., at which time service will ramp up to rush-hour service levels or better before and after the fireworks. Trains will run every 6 minutes on the Red Line, every 8 minutes on the Orange Line and every 12 minutes on all other lines from 4 p.m. until closing.

    All stations will be open; however, after 9 p.m. the National Mall entrance at Smithsonian Station will become “entry only” to accommodate returning crowds. Arlington Cemetery Station will be open until 11 p.m. on July 4, an hour later than its normal April 1 - September 30 closing time."

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