Getting Around Rosslyn

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Photo: Metrobus at HyattThe Rosslyn Metro station, on Metrorail's Orange, Silver, and Blue Lines, is an important bus and rail hub. Rosslyn is served by several Metrobus routes and the DC Circulator bus service. Bicyclists can get in and out of Rosslyn via the Custis (I-66) and Mt. Vernon trails, and use on-street trails and bike lanes within the neighborhood. Scroll down or choose a link below for more information about getting around Rosslyn.

Metrorail | Metrobus | Arlington Transit-ART | DC Circulator | Bicycling & Bikesharing | Walking | Carsharing | Slug Line | 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 service, see Arlington Transit-ART, and DC Circulator, below.

Arlington Transit–ART

ART is Arlington's local bus service. For additional bus service, see Metrobus, above, and DC Circulator, below.

DC Circulator

The Circulator has five routes operating in downtown Washington. For additional bus service, see Metrobus and Arlington Transit–ART, above.

Bicycling & Bikesharing

Photo: Bike rack in Metro station

  • Bike Access – Wilson and Clarendon Blvds. have bike lanes west of North Oak St. providing access to Court House. North Scott St. and Key Blvd. have bike lanes providing a connection to the Custis Trail. The Custis Trail, Mount Vernon Trail and Key Bridge can be accessed via North Lynn St. and Fort Myer Dr. The Arlington Blvd. Trail, Iwo Jima Memorial and the Route 110 trail are also accessed via North Lynn St. and Fort Myer Dr.
  • Bike Parking – Bike parking is available at the Rosslyn Metro Station and at on-street locations throughout Rosslyn.
  • Capital Bikeshare – There are several Capital Bikeshare stations in Rosslyn, allowing anyone to pick up a bike for point to point travel at any time. The Rosslyn stations make it easy to bike to other Capital Bikeshare stations in Arlington County, DC and Alexandria.
  • Bicycling general information

Walking

Carsharing

Maps

Slug Lines

  • Between North Moore Street and North Fort Myer Drive on the Lee Highway service road (approximately 1995 North Moore Street). Exit the Metro station (west entrance) and turn left (north). McDonalds should be on your right as you walk up N. Moore Street and across 19th Street. Signs have been erected to help locate the line. To Woodbridge and Stafford.
  • North Kent Street – for Springfield/Burke slugs. Turn onto North Kent Street and about 100 feet on the right at the speed-limit sign.
  • More information about slug lines

Taxis

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.

Transit Fares & Information

Did You Know?

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
344
14th Street Bridge
1145
Arlington Mill Trail
192
Ballston Connector
174
Bluemont Connector
133
CC Connector
469
Clarendon EB bike lane
151
Custis Bon Air Park
519
Custis Rosslyn
0
Fairfax EB bike lane
88
Joyce St SB
15
Key Bridge East
734
Key Bridge West
535
Military NB bike lane
48
Military SB bike lane
17
Quincy NB bike lane
64
Quincy SB bike lane
47
Roosevelt Bridge
290
Rosslyn Bikeometer
814
TR Island Bridge
694
WOD Bon Air Park
373
WOD Bon Air West
676
WOD Columbia Pike
347
WOD East Falls Church
497
Wilson WB bike lane
151

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
553
14th Street Bridge
313
Arlington Mill Trail
622
Ballston Connector
263
Bluemont Connector
337
CC Connector
427
Custis Bon Air Park
446
Custis Rosslyn
1252
Joyce St SB
93
Key Bridge East
2006
Key Bridge West
1129
Roosevelt Bridge
105
TR Island Bridge
617
WOD Bon Air Park
684
WOD Bon Air West
724
WOD Columbia Pike
406
WOD East Falls Church
297

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
2654610
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