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Service AlertsRear Boarding and Free Fares Due to COVID-19: Bus riders will enter and exit all ART buses using the rear doors only. Customers who require the use of a wheelchair ramp can still enter the bus through the front door. Fare collection will be suspended on all ART buses. Learn more at ArlingtonTransit.com/rear-boarding View all ART Alerts

Service AlertsEast Falls Church, Virginia Square and Clarendon Metro Stations Closing on March 26: Starting Thursday, March 26, Metro will be closing the East Falls Church, Virginia Square and Clarendon Metro stations. This will impact riders of ART 41, 42, 55 and 77. Buses will stop at/near these stations, but riders will not be able to enter the stations to access Metrorail. Learn more at wmata.com. View all ART Alerts

Riding ART

With 16 routes, ART serves many destinations around Arlington. Many ART routes connect with Metrorail, Metrobus, Virginia Railway Express, DC Circulator, Alexandria DASH, Fairfax Connector, OmniRide, and Loudoun County Transit service. Find the right tools to get around Arlington and to connect to the rest of the Washington, DC metropolitan area by starting here. Click on a link below or under “Riding ART Quick Links” to learn more.

How to Ride

The basics of riding the ART bus, notes on courtesy and safety, how to bring your bike on ART, and information for senior citizens, students, and persons with disabilities. Read more.

Rider Tools

Monitor ART Alerts, track your ART bus with ART RealTime, view Maps & Trip Planners, create custom, Point-to-Point Schedules, and more. Read more.

Service Alerts

A list of current ART and STAR alerts, and links to sign up to receive ART Alerts by email or text message, or to unsubscribe or change your preferences. Read more.

Severe Weather Policy

Information about ART levels of service when the weather is bad. Read more.

Bike on ART

How to use the bicycle racks on ART buses to take your bike with you. Read more.

Safety, Security, Courtesy

Help keep ART safe, pleasant, and running on time. Read more.

Riding ART Quick Links