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How to get fromWashington to Arlingtonby bus, subway, taxi or foot

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There are 4 ways to get from Washington to Arlington by bus, subway, taxi, or foot

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  1. Bus11 min

    1. Take the bus from N Moore St+Rosslyn to Washington Bl+13 St Nbus38B

    $1–2

3 alternative options

  1. Subway11 min

    1. Take the subway from Farragut West, Blue/Orange/Silver Line Track 2 Platform to Virginia Square-Gmu, Orange/Silver Line Track 2 PlatformsubwayOrange / ...

    $2–3

  2. Taxi6 min

    1. Take the taxi from Washington to Arlingtontaxi4.7 mi

    $18–22

  3. Walk1h 35m

    1. Take the foot from Washington to Arlingtonwalk4.9 mi

Washington to Arlington by bus

Calendar567Weekly Buses
Duration11 minAverage Duration
Ticket$1Cheapest Price
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  • Distance: 1.7 mi
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Arlington, Arlington County, VA, USA?

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority operates a bus from N Moore St+Rosslyn to Washington Bl+13 St N every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 11 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority operates a subway from Farragut West, Blue/Orange/Silver Line Track 2 Platform to Virginia Square-Gmu, Orange/Silver Line Track 2 Platform every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2–3 and the journey takes 11 min.

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