Good news for those of you who depend on the Metrobus to get around: WMATA has added more trips to reduce crowding and make your bus more reliable. The new Metrobus schedules went into effect Sunday.
More trips will be added on the following lines:
Route 32 Pennsylvania Avenue - weekday morningsRoute 63 Takoma - Petworth - weekday mornings, afternoonsRoute K2 Takoma - Fort Totten - school days Route W4 Deanwood - Alabama Avenue - weekday evenings, weekends
Routes 42,43 Mount Pleasant - every dayRoute 63 Takoma - Petworth - weekdaysRoute 94 Stanton Road - weekdaysRoutes 96, 97 East Capitol Street - Cardozo - every dayRoute D5 MacArthur Blvd. - Georgetown - weekdays Routes U5,U6 Mayfair - Marshall Heights - every dayRoute W4 Deanwood - Alabama Avenue - weekends
Routes C2,C4 Greenbelt - Twinbrook - weekends Route P12 Eastover - Addison Road - weekends
Routes B21, B22 Bowie State University and Route C28 Pointer RidgeRoute 89M Laurel and Routes G12, G14 Greenbelt - New CarrolltonK6 New Hampshire Avenue and K9 New Hampshire Avenue Limited during the weekday PM peak period
The following will provide earlier weekday service:
Route F13 Cheverly - Washington Business ParkRoute R1 Riggs Road
Route C27 Central Avenue from Six Flags Park will provide later service.
Service to Landmark Mall will be discontinued and new service to Braddock Road and Hampton Drive will be added on Routes 7A,E,F,Y Lincolnia - North Fairlington.Service on Route 8W will be modified and service on 8X will be eliminated and replaced with additional 8W trips on Routes 8S,W,X,Z Foxchase - Seminary Valley.Later weekday evening service to Culmore on MetroExtra Route 16X Columbia Pike - Federal Triangle.MetroExtra designated stops will be added at Columbia Pike and Oakland Street to serve Routes 16X and 16Y.
For more information or assistance, call Metro Customer Information at 202-637-7000.