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Pike Ride is combined ART and Metrobus service on Columbia Pike and in the surrounding neighborhoods. The two services are coordinated to provide frequent, convenient service along the Pike. More information from WMATA.

Diagrams of Columbia Pike Bus Routes

Columbia Pike Limited Stop Schematic (PNG)

Columbia Pike Route Service Schematic (PNG)

Metrobus Service

Metrobus 16A – Annandale - Pentagon Metrorail Station. 16A operates all day, every day between Annandale and Pentagon Metrorail Station. The route serves limited stops along Columbia Pike in Arlington County at Greenbrier St, Four Mile Run Dr/Buchanan St, George Mason Dr, Oakland St, Glebe Rd, Walter Reed Dr, Barton St, Courthouse Rd and Orme St. and all stops along Army Navy Dr and Joyce St.

Metrobus 16C – Culmore - Pentagon Metrorail Station. 16C operates all day, every day between Culmore and Pentagon Metrorail Station. During weekday rush hours, every other trip will serve Federal Triangle. The route serves limited stops along Columbia Pike in Arlington County at Greenbrier St, Four Mile Run Dr/Buchanan St, George Mason Dr, Oakland St, Glebe Rd, Walter Reed Dr, Barton St, Courthouse Rd and Orme St. and all stops along Army Navy Dr and Joyce St.

Metrobus 16E – Culmore - Pentagon City Metro - Pentagon Metro. 16E operates 7 days a week between Culmore, Pentagon City and Pentagon Metrorail stations and Franklin Square. The route serves all stops along Columbia Pike in Arlington County. Service includes late night weekdays after 10 pm, early morning weekends before 8 am and late night weekends after 10 pm.

Metrobus 16GH – Arlington Mill - Pentagon City Metro. 16G and 16H provide frequent service between Arlington Mill and Pentagon City Metrorail station. During weekday rush hour, service will operate every 12 minutes (combined service is every 6 minutes during rush hour). During non-rush hour, service operates every 24-30 minutes (combined service is every 12-15 minutes). 16H operates all day, every day to Skyline City

Metrobus 16L – Annandale-Skyline City - Pentagon. Metrobus 16L operates along Columbia Pike and I-395 between Pentagon Metro station and Annandale, serving Pentagon City, Baileys Crossroads and Skyline City.

Metrobus 16Y – Columbia Pike-Farragut Square.  The 16Y operates along Columbia Pike between Barcroft (Columbia Pike & Four Mile Run Dr.) and McPherson Square in Washington D.C.

ART Service

ART 74 and ART 75 serve the neighborhoods along the Columbia Pike corridor. ART 41 connects the western portion of Columbia Pike with the Ballston, Clarendon, and Court House neighborhoods.

Pike Ride Routes and Schedules

Metrobus 16ACE – Columbia Pike
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Metrobus 16GH – Columbia Heights West-Pentagon City
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Metrobus 16L – Annandale-Skyline City-Pentagon
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Metrobus 16Y – Columbia Pike-Farragut Square
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ART 41 – Columbia Pike-Ballston-Court House
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ART 74 – Douglas Park-Arlington Village-Pentagon City
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ART 75 – Wakefield H.S-Carlin Springs Rd.-Ballston
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Which Bus Should You Take?

If you need to connect to Metrorail, you can take any Pike Ride bus, because they all go to a Metrorail station. All Pike Ride bus stops are clearly marked and have route information. Metobus16 G,H Arlington buses (Pentagon City service) are easily identified by the distinctive Pike Ride logo and advertising on the sides. Most important, always check the bus marquee. The marquee gives you the bus route number and destination.