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The Metro System

Metrobus, Metrorail, MetroAccess

The Metro system is the regional bus and rail public transit system in the Washington, DC area, operating in DC, Virginia, and Maryland. Cities and counties in the area contribute to the cost of operation. The Metro System is administered by The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). WMATA is often referred to simply as "Metro."

Metrobus is the area's regional bus service and the fifth largest bus system in the United States, with a fleet of over 1450 buses operating on approximately 350 routes. Local jurisdictions also have their own local bus systems to supplement Metrobus.

Metrorail is the regional subway system, often referred to simply as "Metro." The Metrorail system comprises six color-coded lines: blue, green, orange, red, yellow and silver. The lines intersect at various points, making it possible for passengers to change trains and travel anywhere on the system. Service frequency varies according to day and time from a low of 15 minutes between trains on weekend evenings to a high of 3 minutes between trains in the peak of the rush hour period.

MetroAccess is Metro's curb-to-curb paratransit service, complementing Metrorail, Metrobus and local bus service for people with disabilities.  For paratransit service in Arlington, also see STAR-Specialized Transit for Arlington Residents.

Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

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110 Trail
0
14th Street Bridge
0
Arlington Mill Trail
0
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
0
CC Connector
0
Clarendon EB bike lane
129
Custis Bon Air Park
1094
Custis Rosslyn
0
Fairfax EB bike lane
185
Joyce St NB
0
Joyce St SB
30
Key Bridge East
1183
Key Bridge West
0
Military NB bike lane
50
Military SB bike lane
0
MVT Airport South
26
Quincy NB bike lane
111
Quincy SB bike lane
126
Roosevelt Bridge
305
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1429
TR Island Bridge
221
WOD Bon Air Park
0
WOD Bon Air West
1551
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
11
Wilson WB bike lane
263

Peds counted

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110 Trail
0
14th Street Bridge
0
Arlington Mill Trail
744
Ballston Connector
0
Bluemont Connector
0
CC Connector
0
Custis Bon Air Park
0
Custis Rosslyn
0
Joyce St NB
0
Joyce St SB
2779
Key Bridge East
3225
Key Bridge West
0
MVT Airport South
3
Roosevelt Bridge
0
TR Island Bridge
745
WOD Bon Air Park
678
WOD Bon Air West
1034
WOD Columbia Pike
0
WOD East Falls Church
19

All counters, YTD

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Year to Date
1174012