Intercity Rail & Bus

Photo: MegabusThese long-haul services carry passengers between cities, usually with only one or two stops within each city and few or no stops in between. Also see Commuter Buses and Commuter Rail for information about regional bus and rail service geared mainly toward serving commuters who work inside the beltway.

Amtrak – Passenger rail service operating in 46 states and the District of Columbia in the U.S., and in three Canadian provinces. Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day, to more than 500 destinations. In the Washington, DC area, Amtrak stops at Union Station.

BestBus – Bus service with routes between Washington, D.C. and New York City, D.C. and Delaware beaches, Maryland and New York City, and Virginia and New York City.

Bolt Bus – Bolt Bus offers daily service between Washington, DC and New York City. Stops in the DC area are at Union Station and Greenbelt Metro. Bolt Bus also serves Baltimore, Philadelphia, Boston, Newark, and Cherry Hill, NJ.

Eastern Shuttle – Intercity bus service with routes from Washington, DC to New York and Philadelphia, and Rockville, MD to New York.

Greyhound – Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus service, with more than 2300 destinations in North America. Greyhound has a station at 1005 1st St., NE, Washington, DC, close to Union Station.

Megabus – Intercity bus service to 50 major cities in the Midwest and Northeast U.S., and Canada. The DC stop is at Union Station.

Sprinter Bus – Bus service connecting Washington, DC with New York City and Norfolk, VA. The DC stop is at Union Station.

Vamoose – Bus service from Bethesda, Arlington, and Lorton to NYC.

Washington Deluxe – Bus service between Washington, DC and New York City. The DC stop is at Union Station.

Tools and Resources

Busbud – Find, compare, and book bus tickets for intercity trips all over the world. Busbud's website and mobile app will let you compare prices, bus schedules and pick up and drop off locations so that you can find the cheapest bus ticket for your trip.

Wanderu - Find, compare, and book tickets for intercity bus and train trips throughout North America and Europe. Explore by Wanderu is an online resource that helps users find travel opportunities based on date, location, and budget.

Did You Know?

The average person loses 13 lbs. their first year of commuting by bike.

League of American Cyclists

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
584
14th Street Bridge
1698
Arlington Mill Trail
433
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
244
CC Connector
823
Clarendon EB bike lane
214
Custis Bon Air Park
1036
Custis Rosslyn
1173
Fairfax EB bike lane
144
Joyce St NB
101
Joyce St SB
49
Key Bridge East
1057
Key Bridge West
562
Military NB bike lane
62
Military SB bike lane
35
MVT Airport South
2429
Quincy NB bike lane
125
Quincy SB bike lane
78
Roosevelt Bridge
378
Rosslyn Bikeometer
0
TR Island Bridge
1518
WOD Bon Air Park
1522
WOD Bon Air West
1944
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
1526
Wilson WB bike lane
274

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
4455
14th Street Bridge
423
Arlington Mill Trail
849
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
357
CC Connector
635
Custis Bon Air Park
704
Custis Rosslyn
671
Joyce St NB
127
Joyce St SB
182
Key Bridge East
4941
Key Bridge West
1992
MVT Airport South
391
Roosevelt Bridge
368
TR Island Bridge
1588
WOD Bon Air Park
1148
WOD Bon Air West
1082
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
615

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
7551608
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