Metro & Bus Transportation
If you know where to make your bus or rail connections, that's great. But if you have questions, call Metro at 202-637-7000 (TDD 202-638-3780). Information is available in more than 140 languages weekdays from 6 a.m. until 10:30 p.m., weekends from 8 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Your fare depends on when and how far you travel. Peak fares are charged weekdays between 5:30 - 9:30 a.m. and 3 - 8 p.m. Off-peak fares are charged at all other times, including holidays. Fares are posted in all Metrobuses and at all Metro station kiosks. Up to two children 4 years old or younger ride free when accompanied by a paying passenger. To find out about specific fares, click here.