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ART and STAR Alerts
WMATA Metrorail Alerts
  • BLUE
    Blue Line: Delays possible in both directions due to SafeTrack single tracking between East Falls Church & Ballston.
  • ORANGE
    Orange Line: Mon-Fri until 10pm, additional trains will operate btwn Ballston & New Carrollton.
  • ORANGE
    Orange Line: Trains will operate every 18 min btwn New Carrollton & Vienna due to SafeTrack; after 10pm, trains will operate every 20 min
  • SILVER
    Silver Line: Through July 31, trains will operate every 18-20 minutes due to SafeTrack. For more info, visit wmata.com
  • ORANGE, SILVER
    Orange/Silver Line: Through July 31, trains single track btwn E Falls Church & Ballston due to SafeTrack. Expect crowded trains & delays.
WMATA Metrobus Alerts
  • 3Y, 16Y, 38B, 80, D1, D6
    3Y,16Y,38B,80,D1,D6: Due to traffic congestion on K St btwn 16th St & 17th St NW, buses are experiencing up to 35-min delays.
  • 60, 64, E4, K2, K6
    60, 64, E4, K2, K6: Due to traffic congestion at North Capitol St & Riggs Rd NE, buses are experiencing up to 30-min delays.
  • 30N, 30S, 32, 34, 36, 39
    30N,30S,32,34,36,39: Due to traffic congestion at Independence Ave & First St SW, buses are experiencing up to 30-min delays.
  • C4, F4, F6, R2
    C4,F4,F6,R2: Due to traffic congestion at East-West Hwy & Riggs Rd, buses are experiencing up to 30-min delays.
  • T2
    T2: Due to traffic congestion on Falls Rd btwn Dunster Rd & Montrose Rd, buses are experiencing up to 25-min delays.
  • 80, 96, D8, X1, X2, X9
    80,96,D8,X1,X2,X9: Due to fire dept activity at H St & N Capitol St NW, buses may experience delays.
  • D8
    D8: Due to traffic congestion along Franklin St NE, buses are experiencing up to 40-min delays.
  • 64, H8
    64,H8: Due to an accident at New Hampshire Ave & Georgia Ave NW, buses may experience delays.
  • B30
    B30: Due to traffic congestion along Baltimore Washington Parkway, buses are experiencing up to 15-min delays.
  • 90, 96, S2, S4
    90,96,S2,S4: Due to an accident at 16th St & U St NW, buses may experience delays.
VRE Alerts
  • There are no reported VRE disruptions at this time.

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