Metro to the Filene Center

The Wolf Trap Express Shuttle, operated by Fairfax Connector, offers roundtrip service from the West Falls Church Metro Station (Orange Line) to all Filene Center* summer performances.

Please plan accordingly as Metro’s SafeTrack plan is underway. Metro/WMATA operation changes are expected to begin on June 25, 2017. Visit the WMATA website for the most up-to-date information. 

How it works

  • Bus service begins 2 hours prior to showtime and runs every 20 minutes until the performance starts. 
  • Buses back to Metro leave Wolf Trap 20 minutes after the show, but no later than 11 pm. The final train from West Falls Church Metro (Orange Line) leaves at 11:32 pm.
  • Effective June 25, 2017 - End of season, buses depart Wolf Trap 20 minutes after the show, but no later than:
    • 10 pm Sunday
    • 10:30 pm Monday - Thursday
    • 11 pm Friday & Saturday
    • These departure times reflect changes in Metrorail closing times. 

Cost (roundtrip)

  • $5.00 cash
  • (or) $5.00 SmarTrip® 
  • (or) $4.50 SmarTrip® with rail to bus transfer
*Exceptions: Bus service is not available for performances at The Barns at Wolf Trap, Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods, Summer Blast Off, or the Holiday Sing-A-Long at the Filene Center.

Please check the WMATA website 
for the latest schedule. 

Travel by road

Rideshare & Taxi Drop-off
Wolf Trap’s Rideshare and Taxi drop-off and pick-up area is located in the pull-off area on the west side of Trap Road, opposite the marquee. For safety reasons, do not attempt to cross Trap Road. Please use the Pedestrian Tunnel to access the Rideshare and Taxi drop-off and pick-up area and when going to or from the Filene Center.  


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Reston Limousine is a proud supporter and preferred transportation provider for Wolf Trap. In addition to concert transportation, Reston Limousine provides a wide variety of services, operating 24/7 with a privately owned fleet of 240 vehicles ranging from sedans to buses and serves the entire DC area from its Dulles Headquarters.

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