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Local Bus Systems

Local bus systems, listed below, extend public transportation into more neighborhoods than are served by Metrorail, Metrobus, or long-haul services such as MARC, VRE, and commuter buses.

The bus systems listed below are operated by local jurisdictions. In the close-in suburbs of Washington, DC, these local bus systems supplement Metrobus, the area's regional bus system.

ART-Arlington Transit
ART operates within Arlington County, providing access to Metrorail and supplementing Metrobus with smaller, neighborhood-friendly vehicles. SmarTrip® accepted.

CUE-Fairfax City
The Cue Bus runs seven days a week within the City of Fairfax. It also services the Vienna/Fairfax-GMU Metrorail Station and George Mason University. SmarTrip® accepted.

DASH-Alexandria
The Alexandria Transit Company's DASH system operates within the City of Alexandria and connects with Metrobus, Metrorail, Virginia Railway Express, and the Fairfax Connector. DASH serves all Metrorail stations within the City of Alexandria and the Pentagon during morning and evening peak periods. SmarTrip® accepted.

DC Circulator
Designed to take you to Washington's cultural, shopping, dining, and business destinations. The Circulator provides frequent service on several routes, and only costs $1.00 or $.50 for senior/disabled. SmarTrip® accepted. One-day, three-day, and monthly passes are available at The Commuter Store and online from CommuterDirect.com

Fairfax Connector
The Fairfax Connector bus system runs seven days a week with service throughout Fairfax County and to Metrorail Stations on the Orange, Blue, Yellow and Silver lines, including the Pentagon. SmarTrip® accepted.

Fredericksburg Regional Transit (FRED)
FRED provides safe, dependable, efficient, and affordable public transportation to the citizens and visitors of the Fredericksburg Region.

King Street Trolley-Alexandria
Free service between the King Street Metro station in Alexandria and Alexandria's Potomac River waterfront.

Maryland Mass Transit Administration (MTA)
Bus, light rail, and subway services in Maryland. SmarTrip® accepted. MTA issues an electronic farecard called "CharmCard®" which also works on systems that accept SmarTrip®. MTA also operates commuter buses and MARC commuter rail; these systems do not accept SmarTrip or CharmCard.

OmniLink- PRTC Bus Service
Local bus service offered by the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC), serving Dale City, Dumfries, Manassas, Manassas Park, Quantico, and Woodbridge. PRTC also offers commuter bus services.

Ride On
Montgomery County, MD local bus service. SmarTrip® accepted.

RTA - Transit for Central Maryland
Fixed-route and paratransit service for Howard County, Anne Arundel County, City of Laurel, and northern Prince George's County.

TheBus
Weekday service between Upper Marlboro and Metrorail Stations in Prince Georges County, MD. SmarTrip® accepted.

Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
497
14th Street Bridge
2055
Arlington Mill Trail
339
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
126
CC Connector
708
Clarendon EB bike lane
167
Custis Bon Air Park
856
Custis Rosslyn
0
Fairfax EB bike lane
185
Joyce St NB
14
Joyce St SB
20
Key Bridge East
997
Key Bridge West
685
Military NB bike lane
38
Military SB bike lane
0
MVT Airport South
1757
Quincy NB bike lane
87
Quincy SB bike lane
96
Roosevelt Bridge
0
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1121
TR Island Bridge
1023
WOD Bon Air Park
0
WOD Bon Air West
1193
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
820
Wilson WB bike lane
208

Peds counted

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110 Trail
583
14th Street Bridge
232
Arlington Mill Trail
508
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
259
CC Connector
531
Custis Bon Air Park
421
Custis Rosslyn
1078
Joyce St NB
0
Joyce St SB
7384
Key Bridge East
2054
Key Bridge West
1054
MVT Airport South
136
Roosevelt Bridge
255
TR Island Bridge
2
WOD Bon Air Park
63
WOD Bon Air West
577
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
492

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
4705351