Wednesday, March 18, 2020
(Washington, DC) – The District of Columbia Government has modified its operations in order to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has modified several operations, systems, and services.
Effective immediately, the DC Circulator is suspending fares on all routes during the public health emergency. Suspension of fares will allow passengers to board the bus from all doors in support of social distancing practices recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Passengers who require wheelchair access may still use the front door to board.
Effective Thursday, March 19, the DC Circulator will suspend service on the National Mall Route.
For the latest information and resources on COVID-19, go to coronavirus.dc.gov.