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 15

The Orange Line is shut down from New Carrollton to Stadium-Armory. Five Orange Line stations are closed through June 15. 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
Memorial Day

Monday, May 29, 2017

Give the ART Bus a Try!

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Adult Learn to Ride a Bike Class

Saturday, June 10, 2017

City Cycling Class

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Tour de Fat

Saturday, July 22, 2017

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News Headlines
Trump budget slashes federal aid for rail

Katherine Shaver, Lori Aratani, May 23, 2017, Washington Post

Cyclists, joggers square off against car dealership next to Md. trail

Katherine Shaver, May 23, 2017, Washington Post

Driving seems irrational when there are alternatives

Frederick Kunkle, May 24, 2017, Washington Post

Metro sees spike in bus fare evasion

May 23, 2017, NBC Washington

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