Urgent Service Updates
  • ART service for 3/22: Start with *Limited* service, add more as conditions permit
    On Thursday, March 22, ART will start the day with *Limited* service and increase service as conditions permit. Please visit https://tinyurl.com/y8vzpctc for a list of routes operating during Limited service. Additional alerts will be sent as the service level changes.
  • STAR service for Thursday, March 22, 2018
    All STAR trips before 9:00 am Thursday are cancelled with the exception of Dialysis. Call Ctr opens at 9AM. Call to Cancel or Reschedule. The federal government is opening 2 hours late due to sidewalk & street conditions.
  • ART service Update for today Wednesday 3/21/18
    ART is able to provide Severe Service levels. ART weather policy is at https://tinyurl.com/yb39yg3c - also at https://www.arlingtontransit.com/pages/about/severe-weather-policy/#Table As conditions deteriorate, this Alert will be updated.
  • STAR Service for Wednesday March 21, 2018
    STAR will provide dialysis rides today, 3/21/18 but may have delays. Other STAR rides are canceled and the STAR Call Center is closed today. OPM has decided that local federal offices are closed.

View additional alerts from ART and Metro.

ART 75 Route Expanded

September 23, 2010

On Monday, September 27, ART 75 expanded to include stops at the Shirlington Transit Center and the Virginia Square Metro station. In addition, changes were made to the ART 75 bus stop at the Ballston Metro station.

Route Expansion

The ART 75 bus route expanded to include Virginia Square-GMU Metro station, FDIC and the GMU-Virginia Square campus to the north, and Four Mile Run Drive and Shirlington to the south. Rush hour service will run from 5:30 a.m. until 9:20 a.m. and again from 2:50 p.m. until 7:55 p.m. Monday through Friday, with stops along the way in the Claremont, Columbia Forest, Columbia Heights West, Glencarlyn, and Bluemont neighborhoods, as well as the Ballston Metro.

See the ART 75 page for complete information. To be informed of service changes and disruptions, sign up for ART Alerts.

New Bus Stop Locations in Ballston

ART 75 Ballston bus stop diagramThere are now two separate ART 75 stops in Ballston; northbound and southbound.

Northbound, toward Virginia Square: The ART 75 northbound bus stop at Ballston Metro is located on North Stuart Street, Bus Bay D, which is the bus bay closest to Fairfax Drive (sharing with Metrobuses 2A, 2B, 2C and 2G).

Southbound, toward Wakefield High School and Shirlington: The ART 75 southbound stop in Ballston is at the corner of Wilson Boulevard and Taylor Street.

New Metrorail Connection at Virginia Square

Since the ART 75 route has expanded to include Virginia Square, Metrorail riders connecting with ART 75 southbound may wish to make the connection at the Virginia Square-GMU station.


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