As Metro takes continued steps to conserve critical resources and protect their operators and community, the Metro Pandemic Task Force announced the closing of 17 additional stations, effective Thursday, March 26, 2020. The following routes may assist passengers impacted by the Van Dorn and Eisenhower Metrorail closures.
 

Alternate Routings for Passengers Impacted by Metrorail Station Closures:

From West End:

  • Take the DASH AT-2 Eastbound to King Street Metro.  Route operates every 30 minutes all-day long from Lincolnia and Beauregard Street to King Street Metro via Southern Towers and Seminary Road.
  • Take the DASH AT-5 Eastbound to King Street Metro.  Route operates every 30 minutes all-day long from Van Dorn Metro and Landmark Mall to King Street Metro via Van Dorn Street, Bradlee Shopping Center and King Street.
  • Take the DASH AT-8 Eastbound to King Street Metro.  Route operates every 30 minutes from Landmark to King Street Metro via Duke Street.  Route operates hourly between Van Dorn Metro and Landmark Mall via Whiting Street.
  • Take the Metrobus 7A/7F Northbound to the Pentagon Metro via Shirlington.
  • Take the Metrobus 25B Northbound to Ballston Metro via Southern Towers.
  • Take the Metrobus 28A Eastbound to King Street Metro via Seminary Road and King Street.
  • Take the Metrobus 29K/N Eastbound to King Street Metro via Duke Street.

From Eisenhower Valley:

  • Take the DASH AT-7 Eastbound from Van Dorn Metro to King Street Metro.  Route will be operating every 30 minutes from Eisenhower Metro to Lee Center via King Street Metro.  Route operates on weekdays and Saturdays but may not be available on Sundays.
  • Take the DASH AT-8 Eastbound to King Street Metro.  Route operates every 30 minutes from Landmark to King Street Metro via Duke Street.  Route operates every 60 minutes between Van Dorn Metro and Landmark Mall via Whiting Street.
  • Take Fairfax Connector Routes 231, 232, 321 & 322 from Van Dorn Metro to Franconia-Springfield Metro.

Although the Van Dorn and Eisenhower Metrorail stations will be closed to rail passengers, buses will continue to serve the stations in their normal locations.

 

SERVICE UPDATES

  • The King Street Trolley is discontinued until further notice, effective Monday, March 30.
  • The AT2X is discontinued, effective Thursday, March 26, due to extremely low ridership. Passengers traveling between King Street Metro and the Mark Center will still be able to use the AT2 to complete their trip

Bus service levels are subject to change. The latest DASH service information can be found at www.dashbus.com/covidmods and on social media @dashbus.

 

Stay home. Stop the Spread. Buses are for essential travel only.