METRORail Service Interruptions


Monday, Nov. 30, 2020 – Saturday, March 6, 2021, from the beginning to the end of service. A free METRO shuttle will be provided for the affected areas. Northbound trains will begin service at 4:39 a.m. from Smith Lands Station to Burnett Transit Center.


Select Red Line platforms will be inaccessible.


METRORail Red Line between Fannin South Transit Center and Smith Lands / TMC Stations.


Shuttle Service

METRO will operate dedicated “700 Rail Shuttle” buses daily every 10-15 minutes between Fannin South and the TMC Transit Center and will follow the Authority’s social distancing requirements.

METRORail stops are shown in bold. Corresponding shuttle stops are shown as Google Map links to the right.

Fannin South - Fannin South Transit Center, Bay A
Stadium Park / Astrodome
- Fannin / Holly Hall
Smith Lands - Greenbriar / Colonnade
TMC Transit Center - TMC Transit Center, Bay H

TMC Transit Center - TMC Transit Center, Bay A
Smith Lands - Greenbriar / Colonnade
Stadium Park / Astrodome - Fannin / Holly Hall

METRO will also operate a TMC Red Shuttle – from Smith Lands parking lot to TMC Campus service. It will operate during peak weekday hours, every 5-10 minutes. If you park at Smith Lands, we recommend you take the TMC Red Shuttle when traveling during peak periods. The stop will be on David M. Underwood Blvd. between Braeswood and Old Spanish Trail.

NOTE: Red Line trains will operate between Smith Lands and Northline stations every 12 minutes.

METRO personnel will be available onsite to provide assistance. If you have any questions or need trip planning information contact METRO's Customer Service Center at 713-635-4000.

Shuttle service requires more travel time, so please allow more time for your trip.

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