Getting Around Courthouse

Photo: Court House Metro platformThe Court House Metro station, on Metrorail's Orange and Silver lines, is at the center of the Courthouse neighborhood. This urban village is also served by several Metrobus and ART routes. On-street lanes and routes are available for bicyclists, and the Custis (I-66) and Arlington Boulevard trails are close by. Scroll down or choose a link below for more information about getting around Court House.

Metrorail | Metrobus | ART | Bicycling & Bikesharing | Walking | Carsharing | Taxis | Maps | Trip Planners | Transit Fares & Information | Real-Time Transit Information for Courthouse

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 service, see ART, below.

Arlington Transit–ART

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

Bicycling & Bikesharing

  • Photo: Bikes in Courthouse PlazaBike Access – Clarendon and Wilson Blvds. both have bike lanes throughout the Courthouse area, providing connections to Clarendon and Rosslyn. Access to the Custis Trail is available via bike lanes on North Veitch St. Access to the Arlington Blvd. Trail is available via Courthouse Rd.
  • Bike Parking – Bike parking is available at Court House Metro station, within Courthouse Plaza, in the Courthouse Plaza parking garage and at on-street locations throughout the Courthouse area.
  • Capital Bikeshare - Courthouse has several Capital Bikeshare stations, allowing anyone to pick up a bike for point to point travel at any time. The Courthouse stations make it easy to bike to other Capital Bikeshare stations throughout Arlington County, DC and Alexandria.
  • Bicycling general information

Walking

  • Custis Trail – see “Bike Access” above
  • Crosswalks with pedestrian count-down signals
  • Mid-block crosswalks with "stop for pedestrians" signs
  • Pedestrian plaza, 2100-2300 Clarendon Blvd.
  • WalkArlington – general information about walking in Arlington

Car-sharing

  • car2go - "Free-floating" car-sharing, without fixed parking spots, in Arlington and Washington D.C.
  • Zipcar – Car-sharing locations in Courthouse and throughout the Ballston-Rosslyn corridor
  • Car-sharing at Metro stations – information about WMATA's partnership with Zipcar to provide car sharing
  • CommuterPage.com® Car-sharing page – news and information about carsharing in the D.C. area

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?

11 Metrorail stops are located in Arlington.

News Headlines
Trump budget slashes federal aid for rail

Katherine Shaver, Lori Aratani, May 23, 2017, Washington Post

Cyclists, joggers square off against car dealership next to Md. trail

Katherine Shaver, May 23, 2017, Washington Post

Driving seems irrational when there are alternatives

Frederick Kunkle, May 24, 2017, Washington Post

Metro sees spike in bus fare evasion

May 23, 2017, NBC Washington

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
508
14th Street Bridge
1054
Arlington Mill Trail
217
Ballston Connector
177
Bluemont Connector
185
CC Connector
222
Clarendon EB bike lane
160
Custis Bon Air Park
700
Custis Rosslyn
1261
Fairfax EB bike lane
115
Joyce St NB
31
Joyce St SB
27
Key Bridge East
862
Key Bridge West
566
Military NB bike lane
48
Military SB bike lane
35
MVT Airport South
1450
Quincy NB bike lane
73
Quincy SB bike lane
63
Roosevelt Bridge
420
Rosslyn Bikeometer
0
TR Island Bridge
0
WOD Bon Air Park
525
WOD Bon Air West
966
WOD Columbia Pike
417
WOD East Falls Church
687
Wilson WB bike lane
321

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
534
14th Street Bridge
179
Arlington Mill Trail
649
Ballston Connector
356
Bluemont Connector
331
CC Connector
422
Custis Bon Air Park
417
Custis Rosslyn
408
Joyce St NB
57
Joyce St SB
90
Key Bridge East
2231
Key Bridge West
1125
MVT Airport South
283
Roosevelt Bridge
96
TR Island Bridge
2712
WOD Bon Air Park
579
WOD Bon Air West
616
WOD Columbia Pike
1193
WOD East Falls Church
324

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
3456556
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