Urgent Service Updates
  • STAR service - Wednesday, Feb. 20
    STAR will not provide service on Wednesday, Feb. 20 except for dialysis trips due to inclement weather. The STAR Call Center will be closed. For detailed information on STAR severe weather service, please visit https://www.arlingtontransit.com/pages/star/star-rider-guide/severe-weather-policy/
  • ART service - Wednesday, Feb. 20
    Due to predicted inclement weather and unsafe road conditions, ART will operate on *Severe* service all day Wednesday, Feb. 20. For detailed information on ART severe weather service, including detours, please visit https://www.arlingtontransit.com/pages/about/severe-weather-policy/

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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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