Taxicabs & TNCs

Taxicabs and Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) are great options when you're car free, or when you use a carpool or transit for your commute but need to make an unexpected trip during the day.

TNCs serving Arlington

Uber and Lyft are examples of Transportation Network Companies that use smart phone apps to connect passengers with drivers of personal, non-commercial vehicles.

Taxicab companies serving Arlington

  • Arlington Yellow Cab
    24 Hour Dispatch: (703) 522-2222
    Wheelchair accessible cabs are available with 3 hour advance request. Yellow Cab also honors Senior/Disabled tickets.
  • Blue Top Cab
    24 Hour Dispatch: (703) 243-TAXI (8294)
    Wheelchair accessible taxicabs are available by advance request.
  • Crown Cab Company
    Non-Dispatch: (703) 528-0202
  • EnviroCAB
    Clean the Air for the Same Fare
    All Hybrid Taxi Fleet
    24 Hour Dispatch:  (703) 920-3333
  • Friendly Cab Company
    Non-Dispatch: (703) 892-4144
  • Hess Taxicab Company
    Non-Dispatch: (703) 841-1555
  • Red Top Cab of Arlington
    24 Hour Dispatch: (703) 522-3333
    TDD: (703) 522-3331
    Wheelchair-accessible taxicabs available upon request.

TDD relay service for deaf and hard-of-hearing callers in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C.: 711

Senior/Disabled Discounted Tickets: Senior citizens and disabled customers of Arlington Red Top, Blue Top, and Yellow Cab can save 10% on their fare when they purchase special ticket books from The Commuter Store or online from CommuterDirect.com.

Super Senior Taxi Booklet: Arlington County residents age 70 or older can save 50% on their taxi fare by purchasing ticket booklets that can be used on Arlington Red Top, Blue Top or Yellow Cab. Tickets are available from The Commuter Store or online from CommuterDirect.com.

Complaints about an Arlington County taxicab company should be directed to the Arlington County Hack Inspector at (703)228-4255. 

Please visit the Arlington County Taxicab Regulation webpage for additional information on taxicab service and regulation in Arlington County, Virginia.

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Arlington’s Bicycle & Pedestrian Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
381
14th Street Bridge
1353
Arlington Mill Trail
146
Ballston Connector
155
Bluemont Connector
179
CC Connector
393
Clarendon EB bike lane
120
Custis Bon Air Park
478
Custis Rosslyn
881
Fairfax EB bike lane
95
Joyce St NB
20
Joyce St SB
14
Key Bridge East
639
Key Bridge West
489
Military NB bike lane
11
Military SB bike lane
18
MVT Airport South
1823
Quincy NB bike lane
55
Quincy SB bike lane
50
Roosevelt Bridge
272
Rosslyn Bikeometer
730
TR Island Bridge
578
WOD Bon Air Park
280
WOD Bon Air West
589
WOD Columbia Pike
429
WOD East Falls Church
441
Wilson WB bike lane
163

Peds counted

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110 Trail
373
14th Street Bridge
331
Arlington Mill Trail
471
Ballston Connector
250
Bluemont Connector
496
CC Connector
448
Custis Bon Air Park
288
Custis Rosslyn
332
Joyce St NB
77
Joyce St SB
113
Key Bridge East
1716
Key Bridge West
991
MVT Airport South
360
Roosevelt Bridge
63
TR Island Bridge
454
WOD Bon Air Park
358
WOD Bon Air West
827
WOD Columbia Pike
409
WOD East Falls Church
289

All counters, YTD

View Counter Data
Year to Date
1715352
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