Urgent Service Updates
  • Thanksgiving Holiday ART Services
    Thursday 11/26, ART 41 & 51 will be operated on a Sunday timetable. Friday 11/27, ART 41, 42, 51, 77 & 87 will be run on a Saturday schedule. No other ART services will be provided on these days. The STAR Call Center is closed both days, as are the commuter stores. Happy Holidays

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ART 42 – Ballston-Pentagon

ART 42 operates Monday – Saturday with service between Ballston Metro station and Pentagon Metro station with stops at Virginia Square, Clarendon, Courthouse Road and Navy Annex.

Printer-friendly ART 42 route and schedule (PDF, 826 KB, Adobe Reader Required)

Urban Villages served: Ballston, Virginia Square, Clarendon, Courthouse, Columbia Pike, Pentagon City


Not all bus stops are shown on the map. Icons on the map represent schedule "timepoints" – the stops that are listed in the printed and online schedules for the route. Clicking the icons will show upcoming scheduled arrival times for that timepoint.

ART RealTime arrival estimates are also available for ART buses that are less than 45 minutes away. There are additional bus stops between the timepoints, usually about two blocks apart. Look for Metrobus and ART bus stop signs along the route. The bus stop signs will have route numbers indicating which routes serve each stop.

For a larger map with more viewing options, see the System Map.

ART 42 Schedules


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Effective 1/6/2014

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Holiday Schedule

ART 42 operates on a Saturday schedule on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, and day after Thanksgiving.