Getting Around Shirlington

Photo: Shirlington sidewalkThis urban village is served by several Metrobus routes, all connecting to the nearby Pentagon City and Crystal City Metro stations. Bicyclists can get in and out of Shirlington via the W&OD Trail and the Four Mile Run 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 Shirlington.

Metrobus | ART-Arlington Transit | Bicycling | Walking | Taxis | Carsharing | Maps | Trip Planners | Transit Fares & Information


Metrobus

Regional bus service for the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. For additional bus service, see ART, below.

Arlington Transit-ART

Photo: Shirlington StationART is Arlington's local bus service. For additional bus service, see Metrobus, above.

Bicycling

Walking

  • W&OD and Four Mile Trails – See “Bike Access” above.
  • WalkArlington – general information about walking in Arlington

Taxis

Carsharing

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?

Adolescents who participate in bicycling more than four times a week are 48% less likely to be overweight as adults.

Menschik, D., et al., 2008

More

News Headlines
Metro in dispute with fiber optic company over unpaid bills

Max Smith, March 28, 2017, WTOP

D.C. area still gaining population

Dan Reed, March 28, 2017, GGW

Crystal City 5k Fridays will close roads

March 28, 2017, Arlington County

Uber is betting D.C. commuters are willing to pay to slug

Faiz Siddiqui, March 27, 2017, Washington Post

More News & Events

Upcoming Events
Community meeting: Crystal City VRE station improvements

Thursday, March 30, 2017 5-7:30 p.m.

Car-Free Diet at Civitan Open Air Market

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Presentation: 12th St. S. Complete Street Project

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 3-6 p.m.

National Walking Day

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Workshop: W&OD Bridge Over Lee Hwy.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 6-8 p.m.

Events Calendar

Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
571
14th Street Bridge
2244
Arlington Mill Trail
349
Ballston Connector
251
Bluemont Connector
205
CC Connector
729
Clarendon EB bike lane
174
Custis Bon Air Park
941
Custis Rosslyn
1462
Fairfax EB bike lane
138
Joyce St NB
34
Joyce St SB
28
Key Bridge East
955
Key Bridge West
643
Military NB bike lane
31
Military SB bike lane
22
MVT Airport South
1938
Quincy NB bike lane
86
Quincy SB bike lane
74
Roosevelt Bridge
420
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1859
TR Island Bridge
1164
WOD Bon Air Park
865
WOD Bon Air West
1313
WOD Columbia Pike
708
WOD East Falls Church
873
Wilson WB bike lane
89

Peds counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
600
14th Street Bridge
441
Arlington Mill Trail
479
Ballston Connector
334
Bluemont Connector
222
CC Connector
472
Custis Bon Air Park
480
Custis Rosslyn
409
Joyce St NB
49
Joyce St SB
97
Key Bridge East
1687
Key Bridge West
807
MVT Airport South
807
Roosevelt Bridge
96
TR Island Bridge
872
WOD Bon Air Park
990
WOD Bon Air West
897
WOD Columbia Pike
466
WOD East Falls Church
429

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
1837492
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