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Service AlertsFace Coverings Required on ART Buses: For your safety and the safety of others, all passengers are required to wear face masks or face coverings while using ART. View all ART Alerts

Service AlertsReduced Service and Rear Boarding on ART Buses: ART 41, 42, 45, 51, 55, 77 & 87 are operating Saturday schedules with some modifications. ART 43 is running every 20 mins. All other routes are not operating. Riders should enter and exit the buses using the rear door. Fare collection has been suspended on all ART buses. Learn more at View all ART Alerts

Service AlertsREMINDER: New Phone Number for STAR Customer Call Center Effective June 1: Starting June 1, the STAR Call Center's new phone number will be 703-228-1900. The current number will not work after May 31. The last day to use the new number will be Friday, May 29. The STAR Call Center will be closed Saturday and Sunday, May 30-31. Full details: View all ART Alerts

Service AlertsReduced STAR Call Center Hours: Starting on Thursday, April 2, the STAR Call Center will operate on a reduced schedule. The Call Center will be open Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm and closed on Saturday. There are no changes to STAR service hours. Learn more at View all ART Alerts

New ART 72 Route will Connect North Arlington to Ballston and Shirlington

November 27, 2018

ART 72 Route MApStarting Monday, December 17, the new ART 72 route will provide weekday service that will connect North Arlington to Ballston and Shirlington via George Mason Drive. This new route, along with Metrobus 22 A/C, will bring more frequent service between Ballston and Shirlington. Service will operate every 20 minutes during rush hours and every 30 minutes the rest of the day.

New buses will be used on the route and will provide a comfortable ride for passengers. Some of the features of the new buses include vinyl seating, wider aisles and better climate control. 

Hop aboard ART 72 to travel to work, restaurants, shops and more!

ART 72 Service Hours:
Weekday service: 5:58 am to 8:37 pm
Peak frequency: every 20 minutes
Off-peak frequency: every 30 minutes.

View the ART 72 schedule (PDF)

New ART 72 Bus Stop locations
As part of the ART 72 route, eight new bus stops will be installed along North Glebe Road between 36th Street North and 25th Street North. The locations of the new bus stops are:

Northbound Bus Stops:

N Glebe Road & North of Old Dominion Drive
N Glebe Road & 32nd Street N
N Glebe Road & N Albermarle Street
N Glebe Road & N Abingdon Street

Southbound Bus Stops:

N Glebe Road & 35th Road N
N Glebe Road & 33rd Road N
N Glebe Road & Rock Spring Road
N Glebe Road & Old Dominion Drive

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