Transportation and Commutes


Wherever you choose to reside, you’ll find myriad ways to get to and from the office. Most of the major thoroughfares in the area put you just steps from our Rosslyn headquarters (and there are express and HOT lanes to make that commute even faster).


Or, leave the car at home and take advantage of Metrorail or Metrobus, which can put you on the same block as the front door. Arlington, VA residents can also take advantage of the convenient ART bus.


Throughout the region, you can get your workout and your commute done at the same time with fantastic bike trails and Capital Bikeshare stations everywhere. And view some area bike maps.


If you’re interested in learning about more specific commuter options and commuter times, each county and city page has sample drive times from major neighborhoods and towns within the specific jurisdiction, as well as a list of major local and regional public transportation options.


People who work in Arlington commute in from areas across the D.C. metro area. The following captures the commute populations for the Arlington workforce market:


D.C. Metro Map


Percent of Workforce














Fairfax County, VA

Arlington County, VA

Prince George's County, MD

District of Columbia

City of Alexandria, VA

Prince William County, VA

Montgomery County, MD

Loudoun County, VA

Other places in VA

Others place in MD

From other states2%

Commute Time Map


Select a time to see what your work commute could be.


This site is provided by Arlington Economic Development.


This site is provided by Arlington Economic Development.