Metrobus ($1.75 SmarTrip® or Cash)
Alexandria DASH ($1.75 SmarTrip® or Cash)
Virginia Railway Express (VRE) ($3.30+ CC or Cash)
PRTC OmniRide ($1.50+ SmarTrip® or Cash)
Fairfax Connector ($1.75 SmarTrip® or Cash)
For Commuters Arriving at Franconia-Springfield
If you park and ride at Franconia-Springfield or Van Dorn St, consider parking at Huntington instead. Transfer to the Blue Line at King St Metro station.
Limited free weekday rush hour Metrobus express shuttle to/from Franconia-Springfield and Pentagon stations every six minutes. (See timetable.)
- Service from Franconia-Springfield will operate 5:40am – 8:35am and from the Pentagon 3:30pm – 6:30pm
Fairfax Connector Route 310 to Rolling Valley.
Consider using Enterprise CarShare, and pick up an available car at kiss-and-rides at participating Metro station. Franconia-Springfield is a participating station.
Virginia Railway Express (VRE) to King St-Old Town, Crystal City, L’Enfant Plaza and Union Station.
Fairfax Connector Route 401 Backlick-Gallows to Vienna/Tyson’s Corner
For Commuters Arriving at Saratoga Park & Ride
Fairfax Connector Supplemental express service every 10 minutes during weekday rush to Pentagon Metrorail station
For Commuters Arriving at Van Dorn Street
Parking at Van Dorn St Metro is very limited. If you park and ride at Franconia-Springfield or Van Dorn St, consider parking at Huntington instead.
DASH Route AT7 (Westbound/Eastbound) to King Street
DASH Route AT8 (Westbound/Eastbound) to King Street
For Commuters in Prince William County
PRTC OmniRide to Pentagon or Crystal City for Metrobus, Arlington Transit bus or Alexandria DASH bus connection
PRTC OmniRide to Rosslyn or Ballston for Metrobus, Arlington Transit bus or Alexandria DASH bus connection
PRTC OmniRide to Dale City or Washington (MX-1 from Route 123/ I-95 Commuter Lot to Downtown DC)
PRTC OmniRide to Lake Ridge or Mark Center for Metrobus or Alexandria DASH bus connection
Bring your bike on your commute! Visit Fairfax County Bike Connections to learn more about bike connections in Fairfax County around the SafeTrack Surge zones. For information on other bike options during SafeTrack Surge 8, visit WABA’s website.
Also consider ridesharing, carsharing, telework and flexing your work schedule. Ask your employer if working remotely is an option for you.