Getting Around Clarendon

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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?

The average person loses 13 lbs. their first year of commuting by bike.

League of American Cyclists

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

News Headlines
Metrorail weekend service adjustments September 26-28

September 22, 2014, WMATA

Metro open late for Redskins game

September 23, 2014, WTOP

Vote on Arlington streetcar contracts likely to reignite debate

Patricia Sullivan, September 23, 2014, Washington Post

For some D.C. residents, every day is Car-Free Day

Martin Di Caro, September 22, 2014, WAMU

Metro gets federal aid for storm-related improvements

Paul Duggan, September 22, 2014, Washington Post

Fairfax Bicycle Master Plan Staff Report released

September 22, 2014, FABB

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Saturday, September 27, 2014

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