Maps & Rides

Arlington County Bicycle Comfort Level Map

Released August, 2015. Bicycle Comfort Map thumbnail imageIt should be easy, intuitive, comfortable and most importantly, safe, to get around Arlington by bike for all residents from age 8 to age 88. While many people already ride their bicycles in bike lanes or on roads with motor vehicles, not everyone is comfortable doing so. This map highlights the most stress-free routes to get around Arlington. There are often alternatives to busy routes on low-volume, low-speed neighborhood streets and paths that will get you where you want to go.

To obtain a printed copy of the Bike Comfort Level Map, request one through our free online order service, stop by one of the four Arlington locations of  The Commuter Store, or call 703-228-RIDE (7433). TDD users call 711. The map is available in Portable Document Format (PDF) below. Adobe Reader is required to open PDF files.

Arlington County Bike Map

Arlington County Bike Map thumbnail imageUpdated June, 2016. Whether you are looking for a relaxing ride, commuting route to work, or just out doing errands, the user-friendly Arlington Bike Map will introduce you to the County's bicycle network of trails, bike lanes, and bike routes.

To obtain a printed copy of the Bike Map, request one through our free online order service, stop by one of the four Arlington locations of  The Commuter Store, or call 703-228-RIDE (7433). TDD users call 711. The map is available in Portable Document Format (PDF) below. Adobe Reader is required to open PDF files.

  • Arlington Bike Map (PDF, 2.5 MB) Arlington street map showing off-street trails, bike lanes and sharrows, on-street bicycle routes, Capital Bikeshare stations and more.
  • Arlington Bike Map, back (PDF, 2.7 MB) Bicycle safety and security information, sharing the road and trails information, Capital Bikeshare and Bicycle Friendly Business program information, contact information and more.

Arlington Loop Infographic Map

In Arlington, there are miles and miles of off-street trails that make getting to where you need to go by bike incredibly easy.  There are 4 trails in particular that create a sort of loop around the center of Arlington.  This "Arlington Loop" connects you to almost every amenity in Arlington you can think of. Click the thumbnail image below to enlarge.

Thumbnail image: Going places on the Arlington Loop infographic
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Arlington's Car-Free Diet Map

Schematic map of Arlington showing bus routes, bike routes, bicycle/pedestrian trails, Metro stations, Capital Bikeshare stations, and more. PDF, 5.8 MB, Adobe Reader required. Click the link or thumbnail image below.

Arlington's Car-Free Diet Map (PDF, 5.2 MB)

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Car-Free Near Me™

Car-Free Near Me™ is a web app that provides car-free transportation options for any location in the Washington, D.C. area. The app maps and lists bus and rail stops, Capital Bikeshare stations, and Zipcar locations, and inculdes real-time information for bus, rail, and Capital Bikeshare. For locations in Arlington, Car-Free Near Me maps off-street trails, bike lanes, and sharrows.

Other Bike Maps & Trip Planners for Arlington and Greater Washington D.C.

#BikeDC Regional Bike Map"

MapCreated by local transportation wonk, Chris Slatt, the #BikeDC Regional Bike Map combines open GIS data on bike infrastructure from jurisdictions across the region and displays it all on one easy to read map with a consistent color scheme.  It will also generate cycling-specific directions, taking into account the presence or absence of infrastructure as well as hills.

Bike Maps from Around the Region

Online Trip Planning Tools

Request Printed Maps for Other Jurisdictions

 

Did You Know?

Adolescents who participate in bicycling more than four times a week are 48% less likely to be overweight as adults.

Menschik, D., et al., 2008

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Arlington’s Bicycle Counters

Bikes counted

View Counter Data
110 Trail
660
14th Street Bridge
2396
Arlington Mill Trail
333
Ballston Connector
294
Bluemont Connector
261
CC Connector
795
Clarendon EB bike lane
213
Custis Bon Air Park
1150
Custis Rosslyn
1926
Fairfax EB bike lane
172
Joyce St NB
30
Joyce St SB
30
Key Bridge East
1293
Key Bridge West
912
Military NB bike lane
40
Military SB bike lane
43
MVT Airport South
2161
Quincy NB bike lane
115
Quincy SB bike lane
110
Roosevelt Bridge
641
Rosslyn Bikeometer
1561
TR Island Bridge
1705
WOD Bon Air Park
764
WOD Bon Air West
1496
WOD Columbia Pike
643
WOD East Falls Church
1150
Wilson WB bike lane
290

All bike counters, YTD

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Year to Date
4336222
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