WMATA Silver and Orange Line Shutdown

WMATA’s Platform Improvement Project station closures begin tomorrow, Saturday, May 23.  All Metro stations west of Ballston on the Orange and Silver Lines will close. 

  • Orange Line Station closures: East Falls Church, West Falls Church, Dunn Loring, Vienna 
  • Silver Line Station closures: McLean, Tysons Corner, Greensboro, Spring Hill, Wiehle-Reston East 

Metro alternatives  

Metro will run free shuttle buses every day that will operate during Metrorail’s regular hours.  The free shuttles will run every ten minutes on weekdays (5 a.m. – 9 p.m.) and every fifteen minutes on weekends (8 a.m. – 9 p.m.)   

Shuttle 1: Orange Line service between Vienna, Dunn Loring, West Falls Church, and Ballston. 

Shuttle 2: Orange Line express service between Vienna and Ballston. 

Shuttle 3: Silver Line service between Wiehle-Reston East, Spring Hill, Tysons Corner, and Ballston. 

Shuttles will not stop at East Falls Church, McLean, and Greensboro. 

Parking   

Metro plans to provide free parking at Vienna and Dunn Loring during the shutdown. 

Project updates  

To stay up to date with project updates from WMATA throughout construction, you can find regularly posted updates here and can sign up to receive updates via text message and/or email. 

If you have specific questions for WMATA regarding the project, you can ask questions and view commonly asked questions here. As always, Access Tysons is also here to answer any questions and provide personalized commute assistance. Please feel free reach out to us at info@accesstysons.com.