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Transit Information Displays

Photo: Transit Display transit information sign at Crystal City Potomac Yard TransitwayThere are a variety of  electronic, digital signs located throughout Arlington and the Washington, DC area. These displays and signs provide transit information specific to each location. Transit users can get relevant information without knowing in advance what transit services are available at that location, and they don't need a smart phone with transit apps installed.

Transit Display by Redmon Group

Large, flat-panel LCD screens installed in and around the DC Metro area including Arlington County buildings, federal buildings, Commuter Stores, transit centers, Tysons Corner Center, and other locations, both indoors and outdoors. These systems display real-time transit information specific to each location, and may include:

  • Real-time Metrorail arrival times for a nearby Metro station
  • Real-time bus arrival times for one or more nearby bus stops
  • Bus schedules
  • Current bikesharing availability
  • Current carsharing availability
  • News/weather/time
  • Transit service alerts

Read more about the partnership between Arlington County Commuter Services and Redmon Group to develop Digital Transit Information Displays.

LED Bus Information Displays

Easy-to-read, lighted signs at Rosslyn and Crystal City Metro stations tell riders which buses stop at which bus bays. Printed schedule information is displayed beneath each digital sign.

Photo: LED signs at Rosslyn Metro