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Commuter Rail - MARC & VRE

The Washington, DC area has two commuter rail services: VRE - Virginia Railway Express and MARC - Maryland Area Regional Commuter. The combined average weekday ridership approaches 60,000 passengers; about 40,000 each day for MARC and more than 19,000 each day for VRE.

VRE provides service between Union Station in Washington, DC and stations in Virginia, along two lines, the Manassas Line and the Fredericksburg Line. VRE is a joint project of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) and the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC). More information at vre.org.

MARC provides service between Union Station in Washington, DC and stations in Maryland, along three lines, the Penn, Camden, and Brunswick Lines. MARC is operated by the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA), a division of the Maryland Department of Transportation. In addition to MARC, MTA also operates local bus, commuter bus, light rail, and subway services in Maryland. More information at mta.maryland.gov/marc-train.

SmartBenefits® and Commuter Rail

VRE and MARC do not accept SmarTrip®, but riders who receive SmartBenefits® from their employer can still use their benefits to purchase tickets. CommuterDirect.com offers a SmartBenefits personal account service.  VRE and MARC riders can apply their SmartBenefits to their CommuterDirect.com® account and purchase tickets and passes through CommuterDirect.com.® Customers can choose to have tickets delivered to them, or pick up their tickets at any of the five locations of The Commuter Store.® More about SmarTrip and SmartBenefits.

Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
43
14th Street Bridge
1356
Arlington Mill Trail
479
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
0
CC Connector
1014
Clarendon EB bike lane
218
Custis Bon Air Park
1438
Custis Rosslyn
0
Fairfax EB bike lane
213
Joyce St NB
39
Joyce St SB
30
Key Bridge East
1228
Key Bridge West
392
Military NB bike lane
25
Military SB bike lane
0
MVT Airport South
2527
Quincy NB bike lane
105
Quincy SB bike lane
124
Roosevelt Bridge
707
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1639
TR Island Bridge
1534
WOD Bon Air Park
0
WOD Bon Air West
1858
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
1203
Wilson WB bike lane
304

Peds counted

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110 Trail
198
14th Street Bridge
173
Arlington Mill Trail
663
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
0
CC Connector
502
Custis Bon Air Park
0
Custis Rosslyn
1078
Joyce St NB
14
Joyce St SB
0
Key Bridge East
2014
Key Bridge West
9645
MVT Airport South
235
Roosevelt Bridge
127
TR Island Bridge
0
WOD Bon Air Park
109
WOD Bon Air West
608
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
416

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
7108678