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.


Arlington's Urban Villages

Arlington's Urban Villages have shopping, restaurants, recreation, offices and homes all reachable car free. Discover all the things you can do and the many car-free ways you can get there.

The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County

Check out our new video series – The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County. With the help of our residents, host Jimmy Meritt shows you just how easy it is to be car free in Arlington.

Watch all The Scoop episodes
¡Mira todos los episodios de  El que Sabe, Sube!

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Did You Know?

The average person loses 13 lbs. their first year of commuting by bike.

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Metrorail weekend service adjustments Feb. 27 - Mar. 1

February 23, 2015, WMATA

Arlington prepares for photo red-light enforcement expansion

February 27, 2015, Arlington County

U.S. cities unveil plans for protected bike lanes

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February 27, 2015, Arlington County

Arlington County Board members tout bicycle awards

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