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The country's most visited historic estate invites you visit and explore.
This Smithsonian museum is the sister facility to the museum on the National Mall.
Fairfax County has 3 totally unique light shows to help you celebrate the season!
New for 2016! The spectacular Chinese Lantern Festival at Roer's Zoofari is open through Jan. 1.
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Looking for a hotel in a specific area? Use our handy hotel map!
Next happy hour? Try some of the local breweries & brewpubs!
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Try your hand at one of our local chef’s recipes.
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Metrorail in Fairfax County

Metrorail in Fairfax County

Metrorail in Fairfax County

Metro offers an incredibly convenient way to get around to some of the area's most notable attractions from your affordable hotel in Fairfax County.

Fairfax County is home to multiple Metrorail stations to help you get to and around the National Capital Region on your next vacation. Download your very own Metro pocket guide now. There are Metrorail stations in or near Fairfax County on the OrangeBlueYellow and Silver lines. All Metrorail stations in Fairfax County are served by Metrobus and the Fairfax Connector. Many of these stations also offer daily parking facilities and bicycle racks.

We've compiled some station information, hotel links and shuttle info, and a few tips and tricks when using Metrorail.

Please note: Starting in summer 2016, Metro will be conducting an extensive maintenance project that will cause multiple delays and disruptions.  Please visit their website for specific information on how it may affect your travel plans.  


Fairfax County Hotels with Shuttles to Metro

 Hotel Name   Metro Line 

 Best Western Falls Church Inn 

 Orange Line button

 Best Western Mount Vernon-Ft. Belvoir

 Yellow Line Button

 Best Western Springfield 

 Blue icon

 Comfort Inn & Suites Alexandria

 Blue Icon

 Comfort Inn Gunston Corner

 Blue Line button

 Comfort Inn of Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 Comfort Inn Springfield

 Blue Line button

 Courtyard by Marriott Herndon Reston

 Silver Line button

 Courtyard by Marriott Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 Crowne Plaza Dulles Airport

 Silver Line button

 Crowne Plaza Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 Embassy Suites Dulles Airport 

 Silver button

 Embassy Suites Springfield 

 Blue icon

 Embassy Suites Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 Falls Church Marriott Fairview Park

 Orange Line button

 Governor House Inn 

 Orange buttonSilver button

 Hampton Inn Alexandria/Pentagon South

 Blue icon

 Hampton Inn & Suites Herndon/Reston 

 Silver button

 Hampton Inn & Suites Mount Vernon/Ft. Belvoir

 Yellow Line Button

 Hampton Inn & Suites Old Town Alexandria South

 Yellow Line Button

 Hampton Inn Springfield

 Blue Line button

 Hilton Garden Inn Fairfax 

 orange icon

 Hilton Garden Inn Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 Hilton McLean Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 Hilton Springfield

 Blue Line button

 Hilton Washington Dulles Airport

 Silver Line button

 Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Alexandria/Ft. Belvoir 

 Yellow button

 Holiday Inn Express Reston Herndon-Dulles Airport

 Silver Line button

 Holiday Inn Express Springfield

 Blue Line button

 Homewood Suites by Hilton Alexandria/Pentagon South   

 Blue Line button

 Homewood Suites by Hilton Dulles 

 Silver button

 Homewood Suites by Hilton Falls Church

 Orange Line button

 Homewood Suites by Hilton Springfield 

 Blue icon

 Hyatt Fairfax at Fair Lakes

 Orange Line button

 Hyatt House Falls Church 

 Orange icon

 Hyatt House Herndon 

 Silver icon

 Hyatt Regency Reston

 Silver Line button

 Hyatt Regency Tysons Corner Center 

 Silver icon

 Residence Inn by Marriott Fairfax Merrifield

 Orange Line button

 Residence Inn by Marriott Herndon/Reston 

 Silver icon

 Residence Inn by Marriott Springfield Old Keene Mill

 Blue Line button

 Residence Inn by Marriott Tysons Corner 

 Silver icon

 Residence Inn by Marriott Tysons Corner Mall

 Silver Line buttonOrange Line button

 Sheraton Reston

 Silver Line button

 Sheraton Tysons Hotel

 Silver Line button

 SpringHill Suites by Marriott Alexandria  

 Yellow button

 SpringHill Suites by Marriott Fairfax-Fair Oaks

 Orange Line button

 SpringHill Suites by Marriott Herndon/Reston 

 Silver icon

 Staybridge Suites Chantilly/Fairfax-Dulles Airport

 Silver Line button

 Staybridge Suites Herndon/Dulles

 Silver icon

 Staybridge Suites McLean-Tysons Corner

 Silver Line buttonOrange Line button

 The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 The Westin Reston Heights

 Silver Line button

 The Westin Tysons Corner

 Silver Line button

 The Westin Washington Dulles 

 Silver icon

 TownePlace Suites by Marriott Springfield 

 Blue icon

 Tysons Corner Marriott

 Silver Line button

 

Fairfax County Metro Station Information

Orange Line

  • Vienna - Fairfax - GMU 
    Median of I-66 at Nutley Street, Fairfax
    5,169 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 10:30 a.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Bus Service:
    Fairfax Connector :461, 463, 466, 621, 622, 623 630, 631, 632 640, 641, 642, 644 650, 651, 652
    Metrobus: 1A, 1Z, 2B, 2G
    CUE Bus: Gold 1,2; Green 1,2
  • Dunn Loring - Merrifield 
    Median of I-66 at Gallows Road, Fairfax
    1,329 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 10:30 a.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Bus Service:
    Fairfax Connector : 401, 402, 462, 463
    Metrobus: 1B,D; 2A,C; 2T
  • West Falls Church - VT/UVA 
    Median of I-66 at Leesburg Pike, Fairfax
    2,009 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 10:30 a.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Fairfax Connector: Wolf Trap Shuttle [480], 734
    Metrobus: 28A,B; 28T, 3B, 3T
    Loudoun County Commuter Bus 
    Washington Flyer Coach Services to Dulles Airport
    OmniRide: Metro Direct
  • East Falls Church 
    Washington Boulevard at Sycamore St., Arlington
    422 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 10:30 a.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Bus service:
    Metrobus: 24T; 2A,B,C,G; 3A,B,
    ART: 52, 53


Blue Line

  • Van Dorn Street Station 
    South Van Dorn Street & Eisenhower Ave., Alexandria
    361 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 10:30 a.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Bus Service:
    Fairfax Connector: 109, 231, 232, 321, 322
    Metrobus: 25B
    DASH: 2, 5, 6, 7, 8
  • Franconia-Springfield Station 
    Frontier Drive & Franconia Springfield Parkway, Fairfax
    5,069 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 2:00 p.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Bus Service:
    Fairfax Connector: 171, 231, 232, 301, 305, 310, 321, 322, 333, 334, 335, 371, 372, 373 401
    Metrobus: 18R,S; S80, S91
    TAGS: S80, S91
    OmniRide: Metro Direct

Yellow Line

  • Eisenhower Avenue Station 
    Eisenhower Station at Stovall Street, Alexandria
    No parking available, bike racks and lockers are available
    Bus Service:
    Metrobus: Richmond Highway Express (REX)
    DASH: AT1, AT6, AT7
  • Huntington Station 
    Huntington Avenue at Fenwick Drive, Alexandria
    3,590 parking spaces; a fee of $4.85 is collected from 10:30 a.m. - Close
    Bike racks and lockers available
    Bus Service:
    Fairfax Connector: 101, 109, 171, 301, 310 (north side); 151, 152, 159, 161, 162 (south side)
    Metrobus: 9A, REX (north side)

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