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/

View additional alerts from ART and Metro.

STAR Fare Increase for Zones 2 and 3 Effective January 1, 2014

December 10, 2013

Effective Wednesday, January 1, 2014, STAR fares for Zones 2 and 3 will increase:

  • Zone 2 fares will be $5 per trip
  • Zone 3 fares will be $9 per trip

Zone 1 fares will remain $3 per trip.

New $5 STAR coupons are available for purchase at the Commuter Stores, and come in books of ten coupons. The $5 coupons are green and have inverted corners to distinguish them from other STAR coupons.

The $5 STAR coupons can be used to pay new Zone 2 fares and can be combined with the $4 STAR coupons to pay new Zone 3 fares.

The Commuter Stores are located at Ballston Metro, Rosslyn Metro, Shirlington Bus Station, Crystal City Mall and the Mobile Commuter Store that travels throughout Arlington. Visit arlingtontransit.com/star for more information.

STAR is a shared ride paratransit service intended to provide a comparable level of transportation as provided by ART, Metrobus and Metrorail. 

About User Comments

The User Comments form is a way to share your thoughts with other visitors to this page. If you have a comment or question for Arlington Transit staff, please contact Arlington Transit.

Comments posted here will be published on this page after approval. A valid email address is required to post a comment. Your email address will not be displayed, or used for any purpose except to contact you about your comment or question.