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Is it safe to ride the Metro in Washington DC?

Is it safe to ride the Metro in Washington DC?

Is it safe to ride Metro’s buses or trains? Yes. Just remember to wash your hands, cover your cough, practice good personal hygiene, and stay home if you’re sick. It’s all good advice in a public space like Metro, regardless of whether we’re facing down a pandemic or not.

How do you use the DC Metro fare machine?

  1. Make your selection using buttons next to the screen. Select a ticket/pass type.
  2. Insert payment. Machines accept credit cards, coins and $1, $5, $10 and $20 bills.
  3. Pick up your ticket/pass(s) and/or change from the tray at the bottom of the machine. Note: tickets/passes are valid from the time of purchase.

What time does Metro DC close?

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.

Can you share a Metrocard DC?

No, you cannot share a SmarTrip® card; each rider must have his or her own card. However, you do not need a SmarTrip® card to ride.

Where can I get a SmarTrip card in DC?

SmarTrip® Cards can be purchased in person using either a credit card or cash at Metro stations where parking is available. SmarTrip® Cards are sold for a minimum of $10 through SmarTrip® Card vending machines; The card costs $2 and comes with $8 in stored value.

How much is the Metro in DC?

The $30.00 price covers the $2.00 cost of the card plus the $28.00 pass. A permanent, rechargeable farecard that can hold up to $300 in stored value to pay fares for Metrorail, Metrobus and other participating transit agencies as well as parking fees at Metro operated facilities.

How much does Washington DC Metro cost?

Tickets cost $1 – $3 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Metro Washington DC operates a bus from Clarendon Blvd & Highland to K St Nw & 21St St Nw every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 – $2 and the journey takes 23 min. Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Does Washington DC have a subway system?

The subway system of the United States Capitol Complex in Washington, D.C., consists of three underground electric people mover systems that connect the United States Capitol to all three of the Senate office buildings and one of the four House office buildings.

What are the hours of DC Metro?

WHEN* TIME OF DAYAll DayAM Service (4am – 11:59am)PM Service (12pm – 11:59pm)After Midnight Service (12am – 3:59am) Upcoming Schedule Changes? Know first. Sign Up for MetroAlerts