Urgent Service Updates
  • Proposed ART & STAR Fare Increases
    ART adult fare would increase to $2.00; half-fare for seniors, people with disabilities and students would increase to $1.00. STAR fares would increase by $0.50. Fare increases would help offset increased operating expenses. Other fare changes include extending the iRide half-fare program to elementary school students, and allowing personal care attendants to ride ART free when accompanying a MetroAccess rider. More info + how you can comment at https://tinyurl.com/kqw7jvo . This website will be updated with a Spanish translation as soon as possible.

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Blog Entries: July 2016

July 27, 2016
ART Bus Series: ART 52 (Ballston – Virginia Hospital Center – East Falls Church)

The ART 52 is a great route that connects between several schools and stops at Virginia Hospital Center. With access to several Metro Stations and Tuckahoe Park, the ride is convenient for all riders.

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July 27, 2016
ART Bus Series: ART 41 (Columbia Pike – Ballston – Courthouse)

Cover a lot of ground by hopping on the ART 41 bus, with multiple stops at or near Metro stations.

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July 26, 2016
Mystery Riders Needed to Evaluate ART Bus Service

Arlington Transit is looking for volunteers to be "mystery riders" on ART buses. Mystery riders are like secret shoppers. They ride the ART buses just like regular bus riders and report back to Arlington Transit about their experience. Mystery riders are needed to highlight positive riding experiences as well as issues that need improvement.

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July 20, 2016
Let ART 77 Be Your Weekend Ride!

ART 77 runs between Shirlington and Courthouse with service running every 30 minutes Monday thru Saturday. The route does not have Sunday service. On Saturdays, service starts at 7 am and runs until 11:54 pm.

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July 18, 2016
ART 43, 55 and 84 Schedule Changes, New ART Route, Effective August 21

Service and route changes will go into effect on August 21, for ART 43, 55 and 84. A new route, ART 54, will start service on Monday, August 22. The new route will connect the Dominion Hills neighborhood to the East Falls Church Metro station during weekday rush hours.

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July 18, 2016
Let ART 51 Be Your Weekend Ride!

ART 51 connects the Langston Brown, Tara-Lee Heights and Waycroft-Woodlanw neighborhoods to the Ballston Metro. The route also provides a connection from the Ballston Metro to Virginia Hospital Center. ART 51 runs every 30 minutes on weekends with service operating until midnight on Saturday and 10:30 pm on Sunday.

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July 11, 2016
Let ART 43 Be Your Weekend Ride!

ART 43 is a limited stop route that only stops at the Court House Metro, Rosslyn Metro, Crystal City Metro and the Crystal City VRE station. Service runs every 20 minutes on weekends and goes until midnight on Saturday and 10 pm on Sunday. 

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