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DOE HQ Shuttle Bus Schedule and Route

The DOE Shuttle Buses follow the same schedules between the two main Headquarters locations, Forrestal and Germantown.  The buses start their routes at each Headquarters facility at the same times, see the schedule below.  The subsequent stops at the other facilities are relative to the departure time of each route.

The shuttle bus departure and arrival times may be impacted by traffic, weather, or other logistical interruptions.

Notice of Route Changes in April-May, 2016
Changes in the bus stop schedule have been made to reflect the changes in Germantown office space:

  • 270 Corporate Center stop was added on Monday, April 18, 2016
  • Cloverleaf stop was removed as of Monday, May 23, 2016

Shuttle Bus Route - Northbound
Forrestal - L'Enfant - Portals - 270 Corporate Center - Germantown
          The intermittent arrival time between Forrestal, L'Enfant and Portals
           is estimated to be five (5) minutes.

Shuttle Bus Route - Southbound
Germantown - 270 Corporate Center - Portals - L'Enfant - Forrestal
          The intermittent arrival time between Germantown and 270 Corporate
           is estimated to be five (5) minutes.

The bus stops are located at: 

  • Germantown - East side of Germantown building (cafeteria side)
  • 270 Corporate Center (20300 Century Boulevard) - Front entrance
  • Portals - Main entrance located at 1201 Maryland Ave.,  S.W.
  • L'Enfant Plaza - Opposite side of the roadway in front of the U.S. Post Office Building
  • Forrestal - Under the main entrance overhang located on 10th Street

Headquarters employees are reminded of the statutory provisions that authorize and limit the use of the shuttle bus service.  Specific authority for the use of appropriated funds to pay for transportation for official purposes is contained in section 1344(a)(1) of Title 31, U.S. Code.  Use of this transportation for any other purpose is inappropriate and against the law.