Arlington's Car-Free Diet

Welcome to Arlington's Car-Free Diet, the easy, fun way to see how incredible it can feel to live a car-free or car-lite lifestyle. Each time you leave your car at home — choosing instead to ride ART or Metro, bike, walk or telework — you can save money, improve your health and clean our environment. See how much you can save by using our Car-Free Diet Calculator.

Metrorail SafeTrack Surge 16 Starts Saturday, June 17

This will be the final SafeTrack Surge. The Red Line will be shut down between Shady Grove and Twinbrook. Two stations will be closed, Shady Grove and Rockville. Metro will operate shuttle buses. More from

Help Save the Commuter Benefit

As Congress reconsiders the entirety of commuter benefits as part of comprehensive tax reform, the commuter benefit is at risk of disappearing for good. Read more from the Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT).

Riding the Metroway in South Arlington

The Metroway bus line makes connecting to the growing neighborhoods of South Arlington a breeze. The big blue Metroway buses roll from the Braddock Road Metro station in Alexandria to Pentagon City, with stops in Potomac Yard and Crystal City.

Arlington's Car-Free Diet is presented by Arlington County Commuter Services (ACCS), a bureau of the Arlington, Virginia Department of Environmental Services.

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Upcoming Events
New ART and STAR Fares

Sunday, June 25, 2017

New Metro Fares, Hours, Schedules

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Car-Free Diet at the Columbia Pike Farmers Market

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Last day of SafeTrack Surge 16

Sunday, June 25, 2017

ART 55 Weekday Schedule Changes

Monday, June 26, 2017

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News Headlines
Metro weekend service adjustments June 23-25

June 19, 2017, WMATA

Metro riders wonder: What did SafeTrack achieve?

Martine Powers, Rachel Siegel, June 23, 2017, Washington Post

Loudoun supervisors put Metro area plan on hold

Sydney Kashiwagi, June 23, 2017, Loudoun Times-Mirror

Metro fare hikes, service cuts kick in Sunday

Allison Pecorin, June 23, 2017, NBC Washington

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