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Service AlertsTaking ART to Get Your Vaccine: As more people become eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, it’s time to start thinking about how you’ll get to the vaccination site when it’s your turn to get a vaccine shot. Taking transit to get your vaccine appointment eliminates the hassle of having to drive and find parking. For details and trip planning tools, please visit ArlingtonTransit.com/vaccine View all ART Alerts

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Service AlertsART 41, 42, 43, 45, 51, 52, 55, 75, 77, 84 and 87 Operating Regular Service: ART 72 is operating a modified weekday schedule. ART 53, 61, 62 and 74 are not operating. Face masks are required on all ART buses. Learn more: ArlingtonTransit.com/Covid19 View all ART Alerts

ART Bus Fares, Text Only

This page is intended as a more-accessible version of the graphic on the ART Fares page.

ART Bus Fares, Effective June 25, 2017

Adults

  • SmarTrip $2.00
  • Cash $2.00

Senior Citizens (ages 65+)

  • SmarTrip $1.00
  • Cash $1.00

People w/Disabilities (w/WMATA ID or Medicare Card)

  • SmarTrip $1.00
  • Cash $1.00

K-12 Students (w/school ID)

  • iRide SmarTrip $1.00
  • Cash $1.00

Transfers

  • SmarTrip Card Required
  • Bus to Bus -- Free within 2 hours from first trip

ART to ART

  • Regular Fare Free
  • Senior/Disabled Free
  • K-12 Free

ART to/from Metrobus

  • Regular Fare Free
  • Senior/Disabled Free
  • K-12 Students Free

Metrorail to ART

  • Regular Fare $1.50
  • Senior/Disabled $.50
  • K-12 Students $.50

ART to Metrorail

  • Regular Fare $.50 discount
  • Senior/Disabled $.50 discount
  • K-12 Students $.50 discount

Transfers to and from Fairfax County, Loudoun County, DASH, OmniRide and DC Circulator buses may require an additional fare.

Senior citizens age 65 and older, people with disabilities and customers with a Medicare card, pay a reduced fare. K-12 students receive the $1.00 student fare on ART only when paying with cash, a green iRide token or an iRide SmarTrip card. Regular fares can also be paid with a 7 Day Regional Bus Pass (loaded on SmarTrip) or a gold ART token. Children under the age of 5 ride free.