Detour: 2016 State of the Union Address

President Obama’s 2016 State of the Union Address will lead to road closures affecting the Union Station to Navy Yard route. To accommodate the event, the following service changes will occur on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, 4pm-7pm.


Northbound (Navy Yard to Union Station):

Buses will provide regular service up until Pennsylvania Ave and 3rd St SE then turn Right on 3rd Street and left on Massachusetts Avenue, continue on Massachusetts Avenue and resume regular route.

Southbound (Union Station to Navy Yard):

Buses will begin detouring immediately after leaving Union Station. They will service Massachusetts Avenue and Columbus Circle, turn Left on Massachusetts Avenue, bear Right on 4th St. to Pennsylvania Avenue SE, then turn Left on Pennsylvania Avenue SE and resume regular route.

Missed Stops:

  • Independence Ave. SE / 3rd St.
  • Independence Ave. SE/1st St.
  • 1st St. NE/Maryland Ave. (Supreme Court)