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. The first episode, “Man with a Plan,” shows you how easy it is to plan your trip on the ART bus. Watch for exciting future episodes.

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

Car-Free Diet Counter

Did You Know?

Arlington has more than 113 miles of multi-use trails, bike lanes, and bike routes.

News Headlines
Metrorail weekend service adjustments September 19-21

September 15, 2014, WMATA

Arlington likely to OK pedestrian signal at Army National Guard entrance

September 16, 2014, Inside Nova

MARC and Amtrak trains suspended after freight train strikes pole

Victoria St. Martin, September 16, 2014, Washington Post

Design changes could add to cost of Silver Line

Lori Aratani, September 15, 2014, Washington Post

Report faults NHTSA for deference to automakers

Benjamin Goad, September 15, 2014, The Hill

Fairfax looking at future bus service

Robert Thomson, September 15, 2014, Washington Post

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Courthouse Interchange Ribbon Cutting

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Sparket Market

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Park(ing) Day

Friday, September 19, 2014

Events Calendar

Be a PAL: Predictable, Alert, Lawful