Holiday Schedule for Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Irene D. Ferradaz
MIAMI-DADE TRANSIT’S HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
Christmas and New Year’s schedule for Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover
(Miami-Dade Transit will be adjusting its schedule for the Christmas and New Year’s Holiday.
Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014:
•Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover will operate on a regular weekday schedule.
Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014:
• Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover will operate on a Sunday schedule.
•This means that weekday-only routes, such as the I-95 Dade-Broward Express and the I-95 Express going to Golden Glades, will not be providing service on Dec. 25th.
Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014:
• Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover will operate on a regular weekday schedule.
• Additionally, after 8 p.m., Metrorail will continue regular weekday service with a 15-minute frequency between the Dadeland South and Earlington Heights stations; and every 30 minutes between the Palmetto and Earlington Heights stations. This service will be extended into Thursday, January 1, 2015.
•The last northbound and southbound trains will depart from the Government Center Station at approximately 2 a.m.
• Metromover service also will be extended until approximately 2 a.m. on Thursday, January 1, 2015.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015:
Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover will operate on a Sunday schedule.
•This means that weekday only routes, such as the I-95 Dade-Broward Express and the I-95 Express going to Golden Glades, will not be providing service on Jan. 1, 2015.
Parking facilities at Metrorail stations will remain open through the following day, Thursday, January 1, 2015.
To avoid long lines at Metrorail stations during New Year’s Eve, transit riders are encouraged to load early at least $4.50 (the cost of a round-trip) on an EASY Card or EASY Ticket at any EASY Card Ticket Vending Machine (TVM). Riders are reminded that a 1-Day Pass ($5.65) is good for one day of unlimited rides on Metrobus and Metrorail and it expires at 2 a.m. the following day.
For additional information, customers can visit www.miamidade.gov/transit, or call 305-891-3131. TTY users should call 305-499-8971. The public can download the Miami-Dade Transit Tracker app on their iPhone or Android or visit: www.miamidade.gov/transit/mobile/. Riders can also register to receive Rider Alerts by visiting: http://miamidade.gov/wps/portal/Main/transitrideralerts. Transit information is also available via Facebook (MiamiDadeTransit) or Twitter (@IRideMDT).