Let ART Be Your Weekend Ride!

June 3, 2016

 Let ART be Your Weekend Ride

Updated December 14, 2016 -- removed broken links to wmata.com.

Let the ART bus be your weekend ride to restaurants, shops, parks, movies and more! The bus is a great way to explore different neighborhoods and parts of Arlington that you may not have been to before. You can easily check out restaurants, shops and recreation areas without having to drive and find parking. During Metro's SafeTrack work, the ART bus is a great option for getting around on weekends (and weekdays!) instead of having to deal with Metrorail delays.

Over the next few weeks, we'll be highlight all of the weekend ART routes and the places they can take you to in Arlington. Below is a quick overview of the great weekend travel options ART provides.

Note that ART 41, 42, 43, 45, 51, 55 and 87 provide weekend service on Saturday and Sunday. ART 77 provides weekend service on Saturday only.

ART 41 runs every 20 minutes in the morning and evenings and every 15 minutes during the day. The route serves Columbia Pike, Ballston, Clarendon and Courthouse. On Saturdays, ART 41 provides service until 2 AM. Learn more about where ART 41 can take you.

ART 42 runs every 35 minutes during the day and serves Ballston, Clarendon, Courthouse and Columbia Pike. On weekends, ART 42 provides service to Pentagon City. Learn more about where ART 42 can take you.

ART 43 is currently running a temporary schedule during Metro's SafeTrack work that includes weekend service that runs every 20 minutes. ART 43 is a limited stop route that travels between the Crystal City and Court House Metro stations, stopping at the Crystal City VRE and Rosslyn Metro station along the way. Learn more about ART 43 and where it can take you.

ART 45 runs every 30 minutes during the day and goes to Columbia Pike, Clarendon, Courthouse and Rosslyn. Take ART 45 to Rosslyn and ride the Metro into DC. Learn more about where ART 45 can take you.

ART 51 runs every 30 minutes on weekends and provides service to Ballston, Virginia Hospital Center and Lee Highway. Learn more about where ART 51 can take you.

ART 55 runs every 20 minutes during the day Saturday and every 30 minutes on Sunday. The route travels along Lee Highway between the Rosslyn and East Falls Church Metro Stations. Learn more about where ART 55 can take you.

ART 77 runs every 30 minutes on Saturdays. The route provides service between Shirlington and Courthouse. Learn more about where ART 77 can take you.

ART 87 runs every 30 minutes during the day and runs between Shirlington and Pentagon City on the weekends. Learn more about where ART 87 can take you.

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