Metro is your designated driver for New Year's Eve.
To help you ring in the New Year safely, Metro will operate 24-hour, overnight service on Metro Rail, plus Orange and Silver Lines. Free rides will be offered for all bus and rail service from 9pm on December 31, 2018, until 2am on the morning of January 1, 2019.
Enhanced Metro Rail service on the Expo Line and extra capacity on the Red Line, Purple Line and Blue Line will also operate for the Los Angeles Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers afternoon game at the Coliseum on December 30, 2018. Enhanced Metro Rail service will also operate for N.Y.E.L.A. Countdown to 2019 evening event at Grand Park.
All Metro Rail Line Stations with faregates will be unlatched starting at 9pm. Fareboxes and validators will not deduct fare during this time. Regular fares resume after 2am on New Year's Day.
One-way fare is $1.75 plus $2 for a reusable TAP card, per person, and includes transfers to other Metro lines for up to two hours to complete a one-way trip.
Note: On New Year’s Eve, all Metro Rail lines will operate every 10-12 minutes from 9pm to 1am. After 1am, service will continue all night every 20 minutes on New Year's Eve until 5am. The Metro Orange Line will operate every 20-50 minutes between North Hollywood and Chatsworth Stations. The Metro Silver Line will operate every 20-60 minutes between El Monte and Harbor Gateway Transit Center. For updated schedules, check out our timetables .
Have a safe New Year. Go Metro.