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.

Go Car Free to Oktoberfest, October 4

Capitol City Brewing Company's Shirlington Oktoberfest 2014 is Saturday, October 4 from noon - 7 pm. The event features beers from more than 65 breweries from around the country. Car-Free Diet will be there to help you with all your transit, walking and biking options. Join us and enjoy all the great beer, music, food and fun. This video shows you how to get there car free. 

The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County

Check out our new video series – The Scoop: Car Free in Arlington County. The second episode, "Savvy Shopper," shows you how easy it is to get transit, walk and bike information at The Commuter Store.

Mira la versión en español, El Que Sabe Sube: Dieta Cero-Auto de Arlington, aquí.

Episode 1: “Man with a Plan,” español, "Un viaje bien planeado".

Car-Free Diet Counter

Did You Know?

11 Metrorail stops are located in Arlington.

News Headlines
Metrorail weekend service adjustments Oct. 3-5

September 29, 2014, WMATA

Annual fall 'E-Care' recycling event returns to Arlington

October 1, 2014, Inside Nova

Supporters keep pushing MoCo for pedestrian-friendly road design

Aaron Kraut, September 30, 2014, Bethesda Now

Officials discuss effects of failed Apex Building deal

Aaron Kraut, September 30, 2014, Bethesda Now

Bike commuting keeps growing in D.C.

Luz Lazo, October 1, 2014, Washington Post

D.C. bill would require liability insurance for UberX

Martin Di Caro, September 30, 2014, WAMU

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Capital Bikeshare Fiesta at Naupha Mankha Mikuna

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Walk and Bike to School Day 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Arlington E-Care Recycling Event

Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:30 am - 3 pm

Fall Heritage Festival

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Adult Learn to Ride

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Audi Best Buddies Challenge: Washington, DC

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Events Calendar

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