Urgent Service Updates
  • ART 62 Detour by Washington Lee HS
    Due to storm sewer construction, avoid stops on 15th St. N & on Quincy north of Washington Blvd 9AM-5PM until Friday, December 4. This affects stops by Washington Lee High School.

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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, 750 KB, Adobe Reader Required)

Schedule Changes & Sunday Service Added on December 13

Effective on Sunday, December 13, ART 42 Saturday service will be improved and Sunday service will be added. All weekend service will be redirected to the Pentagon City Metro station instead of Pentagon. View the new schedule that will be effective starting Sunday, December 13 (PDF).

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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Changing Valid through 12/12/2015

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Updated Effective 12/13/2015

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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.