Holiday Schedule


On this page you will see upcoming holidays listed below come back a few weeks prior to the holiday to view how your routes are affected during these holidays for regular METRO services and METROLift services.

Call 713-635-4000 for fast, on-demand information around the clock with METRO’s automated phone system.

Learn more on bus or train route or schedule information or call 713-635-4000, 713-635-6993 (TDD).


METROLift Holiday Schedule

All METRO buses and trains are accessible, with routes across the region to serve you. Call 713-635-4000 or 713-635-6993 (TDD), or plan your trip.

You may also schedule a trip from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. the day before you need to travel by using MACS phone system by calling 713-225-6716 or try the new MACS-WEB / EZ-Wallet.or MACS-WEB.

Learn more on bus or train route or schedule information or call 713-635-4000, 713-635-6993 (TDD).


NOTE: Below is a proposed holiday schedule for 2019 that is subject to change.

Holiday Schedule
Holiday Date

Local Bus Schedule /
Service Type

Rail Schedule /
Service Type
New Year's Day Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 Sunday Sunday
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 Weekday Weekday
Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2019 Sunday Sunday
Independence Day Thursday, July 4, 2019 Sunday Saturday
Labor Day Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 Sunday Sunday
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019 Sunday Sunday
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, Nov. 29, 2019 Sunday Saturday
Christmas Eve Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019 Weekday Weekday
Christmas Day Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019 Sunday Sunday
New Year's Eve Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019 Weekday Friday
New Year's Day Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 Sunday Sunday