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- One-time Orders for August Tickets: If you are trying to place a onetime order for an August ticket, please note that pass availability is based on the shipping date, and orders that will be shipped before the 11th will be for the current month's (July's) passes. We encourage you to create a recurring order starting for August. Recurring orders will be automatically sent each month provided there is a valid payment method in your account wallet (SmartBenefits, employer sponsored debit card, credit card, etc.) with no further action required by you.
Save this flyer during Red Line closure
Metro has issued a helpful flyer offering tips on other Metrorail options, bus routes, and parking. Read more...
Tim Lemke, July 12, 2018, DC Commute Times
Metro preparing to close two stations for 45 days
Rhode Island Avenue and Brookland stations will be closed for from July 21 to September 3. The 45-day shutdown effectively blocks trains from Fort Totten to NoMa–Gallaudet. Read more...
Pete Muntean, July 12, 2018, WUSA9
VRE nears deal with Metro to cut Franconia-Springfield parking fees
Since February, VRE riders have been paying nearly twice as much as Metro riders to park in the same spaces at Franconia-Springfield, but Metro and VRE are said to be close to an agreement to end those higher charges. Read more...
Max Smith, July 6, 2018, WTOP