Welcome Aboard DC Streetcar. Riding DC Streetcar is easy and convenient. Fare is free for a limited time. There are a number of tools to help you navigate your trip.
After more than 50 years, DC Streetcar is back to provide District residents and visitors another transportation option designed to connect our District neighborhoods. Checkout our FAQs for quick answers and stay informed with Resources such as videos, studies and future plans.
The existing H/Benning Line is just the first segment of the DC Streetcar system. Mayor Muriel Bowser has committed to expanding the H/Benning line east (Benning Extension) and west (Union Station to Georgetown). These pages contain planning and public involvement information for both those lines, including other lines that have been studied.
Safety is DC Streetcar’s number one priority. Whether you are driving, walking or cycling, DDOT wants to ensure that your interaction with DC Streetcar is a safe and positive experience.
On April 4, 2020, DC Streetcar shortened its schedule to the hours below.
The system will adjust to 20-minute headways, meaning you can expect a streetcar to arrive at your stop approximately every 20 minutes.
To learn more, visit the DDOT newsroom and check back for service updates.