What are the hours of the DC Metro?

DC Metro trains run Monday – Friday, 5 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. to 12 a.m.

What is the busiest Metro station in DC?

Columbia Heights
Ranked by Average weekday ridership May 2020

Rank Station Year of peak riders
1 Columbia Heights 3030 14th St. NW Washington, DC 20009 2013
2 Fort Totten 550 Galloway St. NE Washington, DC 20011 2019
3 Gallery Place–Chinatown 630 H St. NW Washington, DC 20001 2010
4 Union Station 701 1st St. NE Washington, DC 20002 2009

How late is the DC Metro open tonight?

Rail Hours Monday through Thursday, 5:00 a.m. until 12:00 a.m. Friday, 5:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. Saturday: 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. Sunday: 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 a.m.

Is DC Metro safe at night?

Re: How safe is metro rail at night? Very safe. Don’t worry. I take Metro late many times by myself as a female.

Which metro line is the busiest?

The top 10 busiest metro systems in the world

  • Hong Kong.
  • New York.
  • Beijing.
  • Guangzhou.
  • Moscow.
  • Tokyo.
  • Shanghai.
  • Seoul. South Korea’s capital is a bustling metropolis with a population density of 16,000 people per square kilometre – and it has a metro system to match.

Is DC metro busy?

Peak hours for DC Metro are from opening until 9:30 am and between 3 pm and 7 pm on weekdays. There are no peak hours on weekends.

How reliable is DC Metro?

Re: Really, How Safe is the DC Metro? There are episodic crimes on Metro, as everywhere, but it is generally safe. Some stations at some times can have specific problems. The main one that tourists would visit is Gallery Place/Chinatown, where there can be large groups of unruly teenagers.

Does the DC metro make money?

WMATA has been sustaining itself with about $800 million that it got from the CARES Act in May, but that money runs out early next year. The American Public Transit Association says the industry needs $32 billion to survive.

Is the subway safe in DC?

How fast does the DC Metro run?

Third rail 750 V DC. Average speed. 33 miles per hour (53 km/h) Top speed. 75 miles per hour (121 km/h) 59 miles per hour (95 km/h) (Revenue service) System map. The Washington Metro (or simply Metro ), formally the Metrorail, is a rapid transit system serving the Washington metropolitan area of the United States.

What are the Metro’s peak service hours?

What are the Metro’s peak service hours? On weekdays the peak hours are: 6.30-8.30am, 12.30-2pm and 5.30-9pm.

Does the DC Metro run on Saturdays?

The Metro begins operation at 5 a.m. on weekdays, 7 a.m. on Saturdays, and 8 a.m. on Sundays. Service ends at 11:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, and 11 p.m. on Sundays, although the last trains leave their terminals about a half an hour before these times.

What time does the DC Metro run?

DC Metro trains run Monday – Thursday, 5 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.; Friday, 5 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 1 a.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. During peak operating hours (weekdays, 5-9:30 a.m. and 3-7 p.m.), trains usually arrive every 8 minutes. At stations served by more than one line, trains will arrive every 3-4 minutes.