Best Metro stops for getting to the Inauguration

Best Metro stops for Inauguration

WASHINGTON - Heading to the Inauguration on Monday?  Taking the Metro or a Metrobus will probably be the easiest way to get there.

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The Washington Metro Area Transit Authority recommends not switching lines on Monday.  Here are the best Metro stops for getting to your destination:


White House    |   Parade   | National Mall

Red line:   Metro Center or Farragut North | Gallery Place or Metro Center | Farragut North

Orange line:   McPherson Sq. or Farragut West | Metro Center or McPherson Sq. | L'Enfant Plaza or Foggy Bottom

Blue line: McPherson Sq. of Farragut West | Metro Center or McPherson Sq. | L'Enfant Plaza/Arlington Cem.

Green line: Gallery Place | Gallery Place | Waterfront

Yellow line : Gallery Place | Gallery Place | L'Enfant Plaza

Metro opening time

Metrorail will open Monday at 4 a.m. and close at 2 a.m. Tuesday. Rush hour service will run from 4 a.. to 9 p.m. Peak fees will apply during that time.

You can also sign up for Metro Inauguration alerts at  for transportation changes and alerts.

Don't want to take the Metro?  You can also take a bus. Get directions here:



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