METRO's Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

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Release Date:
May 23, 2016

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The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO) is the region’s largest public transit provider, offering safe, reliable and affordable transportation services about 370,000 times per day. Besides operating more than 1,200 buses on a New Bus Network,METRORail's expanded system includes the Red Line (Main Street and Northline), Green Line (East End) and Purple Line (Southeast). METRO’s services also include: STAR VanpoolMETROLiftHOV/HOT lanesBike & Ride program, Park & Ride, and road improvement projects. Learn more about METRO services at where you will also find information about our T.R.I.P. app, and METRO's Next Bus Arrival texting.  


METRO's Memorial Day Holiday Schedule

In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, METRO will use the following schedule:

• Buses and METRORail service will offer their usual Sunday schedules   throughout Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016.

• NO Park & Ride service will be offered.

• METRO's HOV/HOT lanes will be closed.

• METROLift’s Reservations and Customer Service offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2016. All Monday subscription trips will be cancelled.

To schedule a trip for Tuesday, May 31, call the reservation line at 713-225-6716 on Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. You can use MACS-WEB (METROLift Automated Computer System) or MACS METROLift Automated Calling System) from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. the day before travel. When using MACS or MACS-WEB, you will need your client ID and password.

• The 96 Veterans Memorial bus route will provide hourly service to the Houston V.A. National Cemetery from 5:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.

• The METRO RideStore and Lost & Found will be closed. METRO’s Customer Care Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and can be contacted through the METROLine at 713-635-4000 or 713-635-6993 (TDD).

For route or schedule information, call 713-635-4000 or 713-635-6993 (TDD).