Service Alert: National Mall Route to Detour for National Women’s Half Marathon on 4/29

DC Circulator to Detour National Mall Route Service for the National Women’s Half Marathon and 8K on Sunday, April 29

The National Women’s Half Marathon and 8K will lead to road closures affecting the National Mall route. To accommodate these events, the following service changes will be in effect:

Road closures on East Basin Drive, Ohio Drive, and West Basin Drive SW impact the National Mall route. Therefore, the National Mall route will begin service on Sunday, April 29 using Independence Avenue to connect Union Station with the Lincoln Memorial.

The following stops will not be served:


  • #6 – 15th SW near Maine Ave.
  • #7 – Basin Dr. SW at Jefferson Memorial
  • #8- Basin Dr. SW near Independence Ave.

Regular service on the route will resume at 12:00 pm on Sunday, April 29.

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