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Metrorail Yellow, Blue Lines Station Closures

Photo: WMATA

Metro will close all Blue and Yellow line stations south of Ronald Reagan National Airport between Memorial Day and Labor Day, 2019, for station platform repair. Six stations will be closed:

  • Braddock Road
  • King Street
  • Eisenhower Avenue
  • Huntingdon
  • Van Dorn Street
  • Franconia-Springfield

Metro's Platform Improvement Project page has details about the project and travel alternatives.

In the News

Va. outlines alternatives during monthslong closure of Blue, Yellow lines
Max Smith, March 22, 2019, WTOP

Virginia will chip in $3.6M during Metro summer shutdown to help provide other options
Jonathan Capriel, March 21, 2019, Washington Business Journal

Metrorail Blue and Yellow Line Stations South of Airport Closed This Summer: Plan Your Travel Now
March 15, 2019, Fairfax County

2019 Metrorail Platform Improvement Project
Updated March 7, 2019, City of Alexandria, Virginia

6 Blue and Yellow Line stations will be closed from Memorial Day until Labor Day
Stephen Tschida, March 6, 2019, WJLA

Alexandria finalizing options for major summer Metro shutdown
Max Smith, March 6, 2019, WTOP

Metro announces travel options, customer website for Blue/Yellow line customers affected by summer platform reconstruction work
March 5, 2019, WMATA

Shuttles, Water Taxis, And Other Proposed Alternatives For This Summer’s Blue-Yellow Line Shutdown
Emily Sullivan, March 4, 2019, dcist

New alternatives in works for Metro’s Blue, Yellow line summer shutdown
Max Smith, March 4, 2019, WTOP

Transportation Alternatives During Summer 2019 Metro Shutdown
Jonathan Boldes, January 2, 2019, ATP

Metro Reasons: 17,000 Yellow and Blue Line riders will need to find a different way to get around during next summer’s shutdown
Stephen Repetski, December 11, 2018, Greater Greater Washington

Metro plans ‘summer shutdown’ on Blue, Yellow lines next year
Jack Moore, May 7, 2018, WTOP

Metro to close six stations in Northern Virginia for all of Summer 2019
May 7, 2018, NBC Washington

Metro plans multiyear project to reconstruct 20 station platforms, addressing structural deficiencies and improving passenger safety
May 7, 2018, WMATA

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