Arlington's Urban Villages

What transportation benefits are available in my building?

Does your Arlington apartment or office building offer bike storage, SmarTrip cards, or other benefits? Find out here.

Photo: Metrobus at Rosslyn stationArlington, Virginia is an urban county of about 26 square miles, directly across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. Arlington's Urban Villages have shopping, restaurants, recreation, offices and homes all within a few blocks of each other. Urban Villages include:

There are many options for getting around car free. The county is served by:

Arlington is also pedestrian- and bike-friendly, and has more than 100 miles of multi-use trails, on-street bike lanes, and designated bike routes. 

Photo: Capital Bikeshare users in Crystal City

Did You Know?

Driving alone is the primary commute mode for 54% of Arlington Commuters, compared to 83% statewide.

2007 Virginia State of the Commute Study: Arlington Perspective

Car-Free Near Me -- Car-Free options for any Arlington or D.C. location

News Headlines
Metrobus schedule changes effective Sunday, March 29

March 26, 2015, CommuterPage.com

Moody's downgrades Metro transit bonds

Michael Neibauer, March 27, 2015, WBJ

Fixing radio dead zones in Metrorail tunnels will take years

Martin Di Caro, March 27, 2015, WAMU

Tax benefit changes and better options are hurting transit ridership

Paul Goddin, March 27, 2015, GGW

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Opening Day for Trails

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Car-Free Diet at Thomas Jefferson Community Center

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Bull Run Swamp Stomp

Saturday, March 28, 2015

National Walking Day

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Events Calendar

Car Free A to Z