DC Circulator buses run every 10 minutes during the following hours of operation for each route. In response to the national coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the DC Circulator is operating on a provisional modified schedule.

Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn

Mon–Fri: 6 am – 11 pm
Sat–Sun: 7 am – 11 pm

Georgetown-Union Station

Mon–Fri: 6 am – 11 pm
Sat–Sun: 7 am – 11 pm

Eastern Market – L’Enfant Plaza

Monday – Friday: 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Woodley Park-Adams Morgan-McPherson Square Metro

Mon–Fri: 6 am – 11 pm
Sat–Sun: 7 am – 11 pm

Congress Heights – Union Station

Weekdays: 6am – 9pm
Weekends: 7am – 9pm

National Mall

Mon–Fri: 6 am – 7 pm

Sat–Sun: 7 am – 7 pm

Seasonal Schedules

Hours on the National Mall Route are extended during summer (April – September) and reduced during the winter season (October – March). See seasonal hours of operation below:

National Mall Route
Winter Hours (October -March ): Weekdays 7 am – 7 pm; Weekends 9 am – 7 pm
Summer Hours (April-September): Weekdays 7 am – 8 pm; Weekends 9 am – 8pm

Game Day Service

Eastern Market – L’Enfant Plaza Sports Game Service

Nationals Stadium:
For every Washington Nationals home game beginning at 6 pm or later, Mon-Sat, service on this route will extend until midnight. For Sunday home games, the route will operate from 10 am to 10 pm.

Audi Stadium:
The Eastern Market – L’Enfant Plaza route provides access to Audi Field via M St. and Deleware Ave SW. Service hours on this route extend until 11 pm for all games at Audi Field that start at 7 pm or later. The bus stop provides for just a short walk down 1st St. SW. to enter the arena.

View our service status schedule for major holidays and events.