Urgent Service Updates
  • ART 42, 87 morning detours on Sunday, Feb. 14 for Love the Run 5K
    On Sunday, Feb. 14 from 7am to 11am, ART 42 and 87 will detour around street closures for the Love the Run 5K Race. There will be no service at the following locations: • S. Joyce St. between 15th St. S. and Army Navy Dr. • Army Navy Dr. between S. Joyce St. and 25th St. S. Additionally, the following stops will not be served between 7am and 11am: • Army Navy Dr. & S. Hayes St. • Army Navy Dr. & S. Fern St. • Army Navy Dr. & S. Eads St. • S. Adams St. & 25th St. S. • S. Adams St. & 26th St. S. • S. Joyce St. & Columbia Pike Please visit www.arlingtontransit.com or call 703-228-RIDE (7433) for more information.

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About ART - Arlington Transit

ART - Arlington Transit is a local bus system provided by Arlington County, Virginia. ART supplements Metrobus with cross-County routes as well as neighborhood connections to Metrorail. ART is environmentally friendly, operating on clean-burning compressed natural gas (CNG). All ART buses are fully ADA accessible with wheelchair ramps and priority seating.

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Program Oversight

The Transit Advisory Committee (TAC) reviews transit services provided in Arlington County, including ART, STAR, Metrobus, Metrorail, and MetroAccess. The TAC is a fifteen-member committee appointed by the County Manager. The TAC usually meets the second Tuesday of each month from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.   Each meeting begins with a public comment period – and the public is welcome to attend.  Please contact Richard Hartman, TAC Coordinator, for the location at 703-228-4019 (TDD: 711) or by e-mail at rchartman@arlingtonva.us.

Transit Facilities

Transit stop and station types can range from simple bus stops to full-size stations and transit centers. The type of facility depends on a number of parameters, including transit service mode, passenger demand, surrounding land use and available right-of-way. There are a variety of transit stops and stations in Arlington as well as a range of approximate costs associated with the construction of each of these facilities. Take a look at the difference in transit facilities. (PDF)

Research

Research related to ART is available from Mobility Lab.
 

Photo: ART bus at Shirlington Bus Station