Urgent Service Updates
  • Water permitted on buses due to expected high temperatures
    Due to expected extreme high temperatures the next few days, riders are permitted to drink water while riding ART buses. Please use bottles or containers that can be tightly sealed (no open cups), and dispose of any waste in trash or recycling receptacles. Thank you for riding ART, and stay safe!

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Contact ART by Telephone

Call the ART Customer Service Call Center at 703-228-RIDE (703-228-7433). TDD relay service is available for deaf and hard of hearing callers in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. by dialing 711.

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A successful ART bus operator enjoys transporting people. We'd like to have a conversation with you before you go to the trouble of completing an application. Please call 703-567-1542 (TDD: 711) Mondays - Fridays, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM to make an appointment with the National Express Safety and Training Manager for ART.

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If you have questions, comments, or concerns about Metrorail, MetroAccess, or Metrobus service outside of Arlington, please contact WMATA (Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority).

Photo: ART bus at Shirlington Bus Station