Getting Around Clarendon

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 | Trip Planners | 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

Trip Planners

  • CarFreeAtoZ gives you all your transit, walk and bike options, including Capital Bikeshare, for the region. This multi-modal trip planning and comparison tool gives you turn-by-turn directions, travel times, costs and calories burned, as well as trips that combine more than one option.
  • Use Metro's Trip Planner to find out how to get where you want to go in the Washington, D.C. area, using Metrobus 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.
  • CarFreeNearMe tells you what routes are near you and when the next bus or train will arrive. Just plug in an address or use your location to see all the options nearby.

Transit Fares & Information

Did You Know?

Each U.S. rush-hour auto commuter spends an average of 50 hours a year stuck in traffic.

League of American Cyclists

News Headlines
Metro dips its toe into the 8000 series water

Stephen Repetski, February 22, 2017, GGW

Florida Ave. design now includes protected bike lane from 3rd to 9th

February 22, 2017, WashCycle

Could a subtle tweak to Metro's map fix overcrowding on the Blue Line?

Martine Powers, February 22, 2017, Washington Post

Ridership losses push Metro to finanical tipping point

Faiz Siddiqui, February 21, 2017, Washington Post

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Your Child's Development Resource Fair

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Feel the Heritage Festival

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Clarendon-Courthouse Mardi Gras Parade

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Washington Blvd. enhancements open house

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Capital Bikeshare Open House

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Events Calendar

Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
449
14th Street Bridge
1439
Arlington Mill Trail
220
Ballston Connector
109
Bluemont Connector
175
CC Connector
557
Clarendon EB bike lane
190
Custis Bon Air Park
359
Custis Rosslyn
1302
Fairfax EB bike lane
132
Joyce St NB
35
Joyce St SB
24
Key Bridge East
900
Key Bridge West
650
Military NB bike lane
22
Military SB bike lane
18
MVT Airport South
1368
Quincy NB bike lane
80
Quincy SB bike lane
68
Roosevelt Bridge
436
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1174
TR Island Bridge
941
WOD Bon Air Park
427
WOD Bon Air West
897
WOD Columbia Pike
374
WOD East Falls Church
631
Wilson WB bike lane
169

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
762
14th Street Bridge
567
Arlington Mill Trail
1080
Ballston Connector
249
Bluemont Connector
443
CC Connector
823
Custis Bon Air Park
236
Custis Rosslyn
786
Joyce St NB
63
Joyce St SB
176
Key Bridge East
3108
Key Bridge West
1149
MVT Airport South
611
Roosevelt Bridge
163
TR Island Bridge
1653
WOD Bon Air Park
846
WOD Bon Air West
989
WOD Columbia Pike
905
WOD East Falls Church
483

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
1132508
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