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

News Headlines
Metro service information for Labor Day

August 25, 2014, WMATA

Metrorail weekend service adjustments Aug. 29 - Sep. 1

August 25, 2014, WMATA

Md. hiker dies after being pinned under boulder

September 1, 2014, NBC Washington

Changes to taxi rules coming to D.C.

Lori Aratani, August 31, 2014, Washington Post

Metrorail to provide extra hour of service Wednesday night for soccer event

August 29, 2014, WMATA

Man struck by train at Mt. Vernon Sq. Metro

Keith L. Alexander, August 31, 2014, Washington Post

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