​METRORail Red Line

The 13-mile Red Line (formerly the Main Street Line) opened in 2004 and today carries an extraordinary 48,000 passengers daily, making it one of the nation's most traveled lines based on boardings per track mile. The Red Line was expanded in December 2013, offering fast and convenient rail service from the Northline Transit Center / HCC to Fannin South and numerous points in between. Featured stops include downtown, the Museum District, the Texas Medical Center and NRG Park.

Map

Map of the METRORail Red line

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Schedule

METRORail Red Line Travel Time End to End is 55 Minutes

Average Travel Time Northline Transit Center / HCC Station to one of these station platforms:
LocationTravel Time
(In Minutes)
Northline Transit Center / HCC
Melbourne / North Lindale5
Lindale Park6
Cavalcade8
Moody Park11
Fulton / North Central14
Quitman / Near Northside17
Burnett Transit Center / Casa de Amigos19
UH-Downtown21
Preston22
Central Station Main25
Main Street Square28
Bell30
Downtown Transit Center31
McGowen33
Ensemble / HCC35
Wheeler36
Museum District38
Hermann Park / Rice U40
Memorial Hermann Hospital / Houston Zoo42
Dryden / TMC45
TMC Transit Center48
Smith Lands50
Reliant Park52
Fannin South55
Weekdays
LocationDateTimeFrequency
(In Minutes)
Northbound from Fannin South to Northline / HCC Monday-Thursday3:35 a.m.- 7:47 p.m.6
Monday-Thursday7:47-9:00 p.m.12
Monday-Thursday9:00-11:24 p.m.18
Friday3:35 a.m.- 7:47 p.m.6
Friday7:47-9:00 p.m12
Friday9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m18
Friday12:00 -1:40 a.m20
Southbound from Northline / HCC to Fannin South Monday-Thursday4:40 a.m.-8:52 p.m.6
Monday-Thursday8:52-10:05 p.m.12
Monday-Thursday10:05 p.m.-12:29 a.m.18
Friday4:40 a.m.-8:52 p.m.6
Friday8:52-10:05 p.m.12
Friday10:05 p.m.-1:05 a.m.18
Friday1:05-2:45 a.m.20
Weekends
LocationDateTimeFrequency
(In Minutes)
Northbound from Fannin South to Northline / HCC Saturday4:29 a.m.-8:42 p.m.12
Saturday8:42 p.m.-12:00 a.m.18
Saturday12:00-1:40 a.m.20
Sunday4:29 a.m.-8:42 p.m.12
Sunday8:42-11:24 p.m.18
Southbound from Northline / HCC to Fannin South Saturday5:34 a.m.-9:47 p.m.12
Saturday9:47 p.m.-1:05 a.m.18
Saturday1:05-2:45 a.m.20
Sunday5:34 a.m.- 9:47 p.m.12
Sunday9:47 p.m.- 12:29 a.m.18
Travel Time End-to-End 55 Minutes
LocationDateTime
Last Northbound from Fannin South Monday-Sunday11:24 p.m.
Last Southbound from Northline / HCC Monday-Sunday12:29 a.m.
Last Northbound from Fannin South Friday-Saturday1:40 a.m.
Last Southbound from Northline / HCC Friday-Saturday2:45 a.m.