Metro Operates on Saturday Schedule on Columbus Day

New Metro Cars 7000 SeriesOn Oct. 13, Metro will operate service on the following schedules:

Metrorail: The rail system will open at 5 a.m. and close at midnight. Trains will operate at Saturday service intervals (every 6 to 12 minutes during daytime hours). There is no scheduled track work on Monday. Parking at Metro-owned lots and garages is free on the holiday. Off-peak fares will be in effect all day.

Metrobus: Buses will operate on a Saturday supplemental schedule; some post-midnight trips on the Saturday schedule will not operate. Check your route’s timetable for information.

MetroAccess: Paratransit service will operate on a regular schedule. However, subscription trips will be cancelled. Customers with subscription trips wishing to travel on Monday should call to make a reservation.

In addition, Metro’s customer information line, lost and found and customer relations call centers will be closed on the Columbus Day holiday.

Sonya Burke

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