Getting Around Clarendon

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: Clarendon Metro signClarendon Metro station, on Metrorail's Orange and Silver lines, is in the center of Clarendon's shopping area. Metrobus and ART routes also serve the neighborhood. The Arlington Boulevard Trail provides bicycle access, and on-street bike lanes make it easy to bike around this urban village. Scroll down or choose a link below for more information about getting around Clarendon.

Metrorail | Metrobus | ART-Arlington Transit | Bicycling & Bikesharing | Walking | Carsharing | Taxis | Maps | Metro's Trip Planner (door-to-door instructions) | Transit Fares & Information

Metrorail

Regional rail service for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

Metrobus

Regional bus service for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. For additional bus routes, see ART, below.

Arlington Transit–ART

ART is Arlington's local bus service. For additional bus service, see Metrobus, above.

Bicycling & Bikesharing

  • Bike Access – Clarendon and Wilson Boulevards both have bike lanes throughout the Clarendon area, providing connections to Court House and Virginia Square. Bike lanes on Fairfax Drive and Kirkwood Road link Clarendon to Ballston and the Custis Trail. Highland Street provides a good connection to the Arlington Boulevard Trail.
  • Bike Parking – Bike parking is available at the Clarendon Metro Station, in the parking garage at the Market Common Clarendon and at on-street locations throughout Clarendon.
  • Capital Bikeshare - Clarendon has several Capital Bikeshare stations, allowing anyone to pick up a bike for point to point travel at any time. The Clarendon stations make it easy to bike to other Capital Bikeshare stations throughout Arlington County, DC and Alexandria.
  • Bicycling general information

Walking

Carsharing

Taxis

Maps

Metro's Trip Planner

Use Metro's Trip Planner to find out exactly how to get where you want to go in the Washington, D.C. area, using Metro bus and rail and local bus systems. The Trip Planner asks you where you're starting and when and where you want to go. Then it finds the best way for you to get there using the Metro system and local bus systems.

Transit Fares & Information

Did You Know?

You could save $816 a month, or $9,797 a year, if you switch from driving to riding public transportation for your commute.

American Public Transportation Association

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

News Headlines
Winter weather moving in Sunday night

Eileen Whelan, January 24, 2015, ABC 7

Metrorail weekend service adjustments Jan. 23-25

January 20, 2015, WMATA

Public meetings about I-66 to be held this week

Ari Ashe, January 25, 2015, WTOP

Metro begins to address riders' safety concerns

Robert Thomson, January 24, 2015, Washington Post

Proposals aim to ease I-66 commute, add bike lanes in D.C.

Lori Aratani, January 24, 2015, Washington Post

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Capital Bikeshare Open House

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 6pm - 8pm

Energy Journey Game

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Winter Hike on Bull Run Mountain

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Walk with the Champions

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Events Calendar

What's Your One? -- Bicycling