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February 10, 2020

MetroLink Work Scheduled February 10-16

MetroLink passengers may need to allow extra time for their commutes this week as construction work along the light rail system will require changes to MetroLink service.

To accommodate construction work, MetroLink will operate on a single track at the Central West End MetroLink Station on Monday through Friday (February 10-14) from 8 p.m. to end of service; and MetroLink will operate on a single track at the Union Station and Civic Center MetroLink Stations on Saturday and Sunday (February 15-16) from the beginning of service to 6 p.m.

Blue Line MetroLink trains will only operate between the Shrewsbury-Lansdowne I-44 and Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Stations after 8 p.m. on Monday through Friday, and all day on Saturday and Sunday.

  • Westbound Blue Line passengers will need to board a Red Line train between the Fairview Heights and Central West End MetroLink Stations, and travel to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station to transfer to a Blue Line train and continue their westbound trips.
  • Eastbound Blue Line passengers will need to board a Red Line train at the Forest Park-DeBaliviere Station to continue their eastbound trips.
  • Red Line MetroLink passengers may experience delays of 5 minutes during these periods.
  • Passengers should allow 10 minutes when transferring between Red Line and Blue Line

For more information, visit the Rider Alert section on metrostlouis.org or contact Metro Transit Information by calling 314-231-2345 or 618-271-2345 or texting 314-207-9786, Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

About Metro Transit
Metro Transit operates the St. Louis region’s public transportation system which includes 400 clean-burning diesel buses that serve 77 MetroBus routes in eastern Missouri and southwestern Illinois. Metro also operates MetroLink light rail vehicles on 46 miles of track serving 38 stations in the two-state area, and operates Metro Call-A-Ride, a paratransit fleet of 122 vans. Metro Transit is a Bi-State Development enterprise.