Race Day Directions and Info
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
We encourage all event
participants to use the METRO to travel to and from the National Mall.
METRO will open early at 5:00 a.m. for the convenience of event
participants. The closest METRO stops to the Komen Global Race Start
- Smithsonian (Blue/Orange Lines)
- Federal Triangle (Blue/Orange Lines)
- Metro Center (Red Line)
- Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter (Green/Yellow Lines)
Major road closures will begin at 5:00 a.m. 15th Street between Constitution and Independence will be closed starting at 2:00 a.m. From 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., the following roads will be closed:
- 15th St NW between Independence and Ohio Dr. SW
- Madison Dr. SW (between 14th and 15th St.)
- Jefferson (between 14th and 15th St.)
- Independence Ave. - west of 14th St. NW to the Lincoln Memorial
- Westbound traffic on 395 will be directed to exit at 12th Street until 11:00 a.m.
- Rock Creek Parkway exit eastbound from Memorial Bridge
- 23rd St. SW
There will be plenty of variable signs posted to provide drivers notice. All roads will reopen by 11:00 a.m.
SITE MAP (click the map for a larger, printable version)