Getting Around Pentagon City

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Photo: Pentagon City Metro station signThe Pentagon City Metro station, on Metrorail's Blue and Yellow Lines, is the focal point of transportation in Pentagon City. This urban village is also served by several Metrobus, ART, and Fairfax Connector routes, all connecting to the Metro station. Bicyclists can get in and out of Pentagon City via a short connecting path from the Mount Vernon Trail, and use on-street trails and bike lanes within the neighborhood. Scroll down or choose a link below for more information about getting around Pentagon City.

Metrorail | Metrobus | Arlington Transit-ART | Bicycling & Bikesharing | Walking | Carsharing | Taxis | Maps | Metro's Trip Planner (door-to-door directions) | 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 and Fairfax Connector, below.

Arlington Transit–ART

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

Bicycling & Bikesharing

  • Bike Access – Both South Hayes St. and 18th St. South have bike lanes. Access to Columbia Pike is provided via South Joyce St. The Mount Vernon Trail follows the George Washington Memorial Parkway, just east of Pentagon City, and connects to the Four Mile Run trail to the south.
  • Bike Parking – Bike parking is available at the Pentagon City Metro Station, at Pentagon Row and at on-street locations throughout the Pentagon City area.
  • Capital Bikeshare – There are several Capital Bikeshare stations in Pentagon City, allowing anyone to pick up a bike for point to point travel at any time. The Pentagon City stations make it easy to bike to other Capital Bikeshare stations in Arlington County, DC and Alexandria.
  • Bicycling General Information

Walking

Carsharing

Maps

Taxis

Trip Planners

CarFreeAtoZ gives you all your transit, walk and bike options for the region. This multi-modal trip planning and comparison tool gives you turn-by-turn directions, travel times, costs and calories burned.

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.

Transit Fares & Information

Photo: bike parking

Did You Know?

11 Metrorail stops are located in Arlington.

Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
243
14th Street Bridge
878
Arlington Mill Trail
129
Ballston Connector
122
Bluemont Connector
92
CC Connector
261
Clarendon EB bike lane
104
Crystal SB bike lane
0
Custis Bon Air Park
334
Custis Rosslyn
767
Fairfax EB bike lane
38
Joyce St NB
0
Joyce St SB
0
Key Bridge East
547
Key Bridge West
400
Military NB bike lane
16
Military SB bike lane
25
MVT Airport South
755
Quincy NB bike lane
575
Quincy SB bike lane
351
Roosevelt Bridge
232
Rosslyn Bikeometer
678
TR Island Bridge
562
WOD Bon Air Park
226
WOD Bon Air West
501
WOD Columbia Pike
203
WOD East Falls Church
326
Wilson WB bike lane
127

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
198
14th Street Bridge
90
Arlington Mill Trail
214
Ballston Connector
226
Bluemont Connector
197
CC Connector
300
Custis Bon Air Park
191
Custis Rosslyn
225
Joyce St NB
13
Joyce St SB
0
Key Bridge East
994
Key Bridge West
671
MVT Airport South
51079
Roosevelt Bridge
28
TR Island Bridge
368
WOD Bon Air Park
211
WOD Bon Air West
213
WOD Columbia Pike
115
WOD East Falls Church
122

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
1749954
About Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counter Program

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More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Arlington Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) Meeting

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Car-Free Diet at Columbia Pike Library

Friday, February 12, 2016

Lunar New Year at Fashion Centre Pentagon City

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Bike Ride to Ice Skating

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Events Calendar