Shirlington

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Photo: Shirlington StationShirlington offers a stylish collection of restaurants and entertainment options, surrounded by a mix of office buildings, apartments, condos, and traditional neighborhoods.

Shirlington doesn't have it's own Metrorail station, but is served by an extensive network of Metrobus and ART routes that take commuters to the Pentagon City and Crystal City Metro stations, among other destinations. Shirlington also provides easy access to Arlington's network of multi-use trails for bicyclists and walkers.

Shirlington Bus Station is Arlington's only enclosed public bus station and is the principal transfer point for Metrobus and ART bus service in South Arlington. The station's bicycle parking facilities make bike-bus multi-modal trips convenient. The Commuter Store® inside the station offers planning for the best way to travel, whether by bus, rail, carpool, vanpool, bicycle or walking. You can also purchase transit fares for any of the regional transit systems and Capital Bikeshare memberships, as well as pick up bus schedules and other literature. More than 2000 commuters use the station each day.

All these factors make Shirlington a prime residential location, all near restaurants and shops. With a nice mixture of leisure activities, great housing, and outstanding public transit access, Shirlington is another of the unique neighborhoods that make Arlington great.

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          Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

          Bikes counted

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          110 Trail
          607
          14th Street Bridge
          1968
          Arlington Mill Trail
          282
          Ballston Connector
          296
          Bluemont Connector
          215
          CC Connector
          741
          Clarendon EB bike lane
          184
          Custis Bon Air Park
          1012
          Custis Rosslyn
          1525
          Fairfax EB bike lane
          144
          Joyce St NB
          23
          Joyce St SB
          25
          Key Bridge East
          994
          Key Bridge West
          671
          Military NB bike lane
          37
          Military SB bike lane
          28
          MVT Airport South
          1917
          Quincy NB bike lane
          97
          Quincy SB bike lane
          81
          Roosevelt Bridge
          495
          Rosslyn Bikeometer
          1332
          TR Island Bridge
          1594
          WOD Bon Air Park
          716
          WOD Bon Air West
          1289
          WOD Columbia Pike
          621
          WOD East Falls Church
          927
          Wilson WB bike lane
          221

          Peds counted

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          110 Trail
          599
          14th Street Bridge
          285
          Arlington Mill Trail
          672
          Ballston Connector
          346
          Bluemont Connector
          266
          CC Connector
          318
          Custis Bon Air Park
          409
          Custis Rosslyn
          305
          Joyce St NB
          44
          Joyce St SB
          72
          Key Bridge East
          1776
          Key Bridge West
          0
          MVT Airport South
          111
          Roosevelt Bridge
          132
          TR Island Bridge
          632
          WOD Bon Air Park
          465
          WOD Bon Air West
          544
          WOD Columbia Pike
          617
          WOD East Falls Church
          297

          All counters, YTD

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          Year to Date
          5988846
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