Shirlington

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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          110 Trail
          423
          14th Street Bridge
          1439
          Arlington Mill Trail
          442
          Ballston Connector
          109
          Bluemont Connector
          216
          CC Connector
          689
          Clarendon EB bike lane
          161
          Custis Bon Air Park
          359
          Custis Rosslyn
          1161
          Fairfax EB bike lane
          122
          Joyce St NB
          26
          Joyce St SB
          24
          Key Bridge East
          1096
          Key Bridge West
          521
          Military NB bike lane
          37
          Military SB bike lane
          41
          MVT Airport South
          2176
          Quincy NB bike lane
          86
          Quincy SB bike lane
          68
          Roosevelt Bridge
          298
          Rosslyn Bikeometer
          1093
          TR Island Bridge
          1309
          WOD Bon Air Park
          1305
          WOD Bon Air West
          1577
          WOD Columbia Pike
          1118
          WOD East Falls Church
          1203
          Wilson WB bike lane
          169

          Peds counted

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          110 Trail
          762
          14th Street Bridge
          567
          Arlington Mill Trail
          1080
          Ballston Connector
          249
          Bluemont Connector
          443
          CC Connector
          823
          Custis Bon Air Park
          236
          Custis Rosslyn
          786
          Joyce St NB
          63
          Joyce St SB
          176
          Key Bridge East
          3108
          Key Bridge West
          1149
          MVT Airport South
          611
          Roosevelt Bridge
          163
          TR Island Bridge
          1653
          WOD Bon Air Park
          846
          WOD Bon Air West
          989
          WOD Columbia Pike
          905
          WOD East Falls Church
          483

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