Capital Bikeshare Station

Capital Bikeshare

Capital Bikeshare is an affordable, convenient, and equitable bikeshare service that is available to everyone in the region. Now featuring e-bikes, it connects a network of over 600 stations across several jurisdictions in the region.

Sign up For A Membership and Join the Fun

Sign-up | Affordable Annual Memberships | Community Partners | Station Changes in Arlington | Additional Resources

Sign Up For A Membership

Using Capital Bikeshare is simple. Just check out a bike and return it to any station near your destination.

There are multiple pass options available to rent a bike, depending on how long or how often you would like to ride. Some of the most popular pass types, include:

  • Single Trip: Great for quick trips under 30 minutes
  • 24-Hour: Perfect for people visiting Arlington and the DC metro area
  • Annual Membership: Best option for locals who plan to ride multiple times per month

If you’re riding for the first time, download the mobile app and enjoy one free ride under 30 minutes.

An Affordable Option For Arlington Residents

Capital Bikeshare for All

The Capital Bikeshare for All program offers a $5 annual membership to residents of the seven Capital Bikeshare member jurisdictions who qualify for certain state or federal assistance programs.

Learn more about eligibility requirements at

Sign-up For A Membership

Here is how to apply for a Capital Bikeshare for All membership:

Head over to any of Arlington’s five Commuter Store locations to apply with a cash payment. You must bring a current government-issued photo ID with your Arlington address shown, and sign-up with as little as $16. This program is designed to make access to Capital Bikeshare easier for Arlingtonians who don’t have a credit or debit card, or prefer to pay cash, to join.

Community Partners

The Community Partners Program is a joint effort between Arlington and Washington, DC, to work with local organizations to promote Capital Bikeshare of All by providing registration assistance, helmets, and training on how to ride bikes and to use the system.

Members of Arlington’s Community Partner Program, include:
Phoenix Bikes, Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing (APAH), Arlington County Healthy Living Program, AHC, Inc., Randolph Elementary School—Club de Madres and the Bonder and Amanda Johnson Community Development Corporation.

For more information on this program, email

New Capital Bikeshare Station Work in Arlington

In May 2021, Arlington’s Capital Bikeshare network to hit 101 stations. These Arlington system improvements will continue throughout 2021 as several more stations will be added, replaced, expanded, moved, or removed.

Work at each station could take a couple of days, so please remember to check your Capital Bikeshare App for real-time information on which stations are available.

See the list below for the progress we’ve made, and what’s left to be done.

New stations:
National Airport: 19 docks (DONE)
N Fort Myer Dr & Arlington Blvd (service road): 15 docks (DONE)
S Hayes St & 23rd St S: 15 docks (DONE)
Arlington Blvd (service road) & Fairfax Dr: 16 docks (DONE)
S Fern St & Army Navy Dr: 15 docks (DONE)
Wilson Blvd & N Oak St: 17 docks (DONE)
Columbia Pike & S Greenbrier 16 docks (DONE)
Rosslyn Metro / Wilson Blvd & N Moore St 21 docks (DONE)
8th Rd S & S Frederick St (DONE)  
Columbia Pike & S Scott St (DONE)
Long Bridge Aquatic Center (DONE)
Arlington National Cemetery (Route 110 North) (PENDING)
W&OD Trail & N Washington St (PENDING) 
Penrose Square / Columbia Pike & 9th Rd S (PENDING)

Stations to be expanded:
Crystal Dr & 15th St S: 11 to 16 docks (DONE)
Aurora Hills Community Ctr / 18th & Hayes St: 11 to 12 docks (DONE)
S Joyce St & Army Navy Dr: 15 to 16 docks (DONE)
Roosevelt Island: 13 to 17 docks (DONE)
Crystal Dr & 27th St S: 11 to 12 docks (PENDING)
S Clark St & 26th St S: 11 to 12 docks (PENDING)
Gravelly Point: 15 to 17 docks (PENDING)

Stations to be moved to a nearby location:
Crystal Dr & 15th St S (DONE)
Crystal Dr & 23rd St S (DONE)
S Randolph St & Campbell St (ex-Quincy St & Campbell St) (DONE)
Columbia Pike & George Mason Dr (ex-Columbia & Taylor) (DONE)

Stations being replaced with new equipment:
Eads & 15th St S (DONE)
Wilson Blvd & N Uhle St (DONE)
Clarendon Blvd & N Fillmore St (DONE)  
Wilson Blvd & Franklin St (DONE)  
N Rhodes St & 16th St (DONE)  
Crystal City Metro (DONE)
Crystal Dr & 15th St S (DONE)
Aurora Hills Community Ctr / 18th & Hayes St (DONE)
Crystal Dr & 23rd St S (DONE)
Pentagon City Metro (DONE)
Crystal Dr & 20th St S (DONE)
S Joyce St & Army Navy Dr (DONE)
Eads & 22nd St S (DONE)
S Glebe & Potomac Ave (DONE)
Clark St & 26th St S (PENDING)
Crystal Dr & 27th St S (PENDING)

Stations to be removed:
Crystal Dr & Potomac Ave (DONE)
Eads & 18th St S (DONE)

Additional Resources

Want to know even more about Capital Bikeshare? Take a dive deep into the numbers and learn about the stations in Arlington.

DOWNLOAD NOWFederal Funds for Equipment