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New Year's Eve: Overnight 24-Hr Rail, Orange, Silver Line Service + Free Fare (9pm-2am Only)

Affected Rail Lines: Metro Blue Line, Metro Red Line, Metro Green Line, Metro Gold Line, Metro Purple Line, Metro Expo Line
Affected Bus Lines: Orange Line (901), Silver Line (910)
Effective Dates: Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013 Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014

Description

Go Metro to your New Year's Celebrations. Metro will run FREE (9pm-2am only) special OVERNIGHT 24-HOUR service from December 31 into January 1 (Red, Purple, Blue, Expo, Gold, Green, Orange & Silver Lines).

New Year's Eve - December 31st into January 1st - ALL RAIL LINES + ORANGE LINE, SILVER LINE

  • All Metro Rail lines (Red, Purple, Blue, Expo, Green, Gold) & Orange Line will run every 20 minutes at Friday-Saturday night intervals until beginning of service on January 1st.  
  • Metro Silver Line will run every 60 minutes at Friday-Saturday night intervals until beginning of service on January 1st.
  • Click Here for Blue Line Modified Service in Long Beach on this night only.
  • Red Line will run with 6-car, full platform trains due to special events at Civic Center/Grand Park and Universal/Studio City. 
  • All other Metro Rail lines will run at normal train lengths (Purple 4-cars; Blue, Expo, Gold 2-cars; Green 1-car).
  • This is in addition to bus lines which normally operate late night owl service.
  • Click here for more information on traveling to Pasadena for the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game.

Free Fares (9pm-2am) & TAP Card Info

  • Metro is FREE for all entries from Dec 31st @ 9pm until Jan 1st @ 2am.  Faregates will be unlatched during this time. 
  • Valid fare is required by law at all other times.
  • Consider buying an unllimited $5 Metro Day Pass good until 3am the following morning.
  • Single-Ride is $1.50 per line (no transfers included) and must be loaded onto a reusable TAP card ($1)
  • Each customer must have their own reusable TAP card (no sharing).  
  • TAP cards must be tapped before boarding each line, including at transfer stations.

Metro wishes a safe and Happy Holidays.

Last modified 12/31/13


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