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.
* Ridership numbers are collected via automatic passenger counters installed on board vehicles and verified by periodic manual checks. Ridership numbers are submitted monthly to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and are considered preliminary. Numbers are subject to change.
First Ten Days of Service