Franconia-Springfield Station - Zone 3
6880 Frontier Drive
Springfield, VA 22150
*The elevators at Franconia/Springfield are undergoing extensive repairs. VRE is operating a shuttle for riders who normally would utilize the elevator at this station. The shuttle is a black Toyota Sienna that is located at the Kiss 'N Ride out by the parking lots. The shuttle departs the Kiss 'N Ride 10 minutes prior to each train’s scheduled arrival and will transfer passengers over to the VRE side platforms. It will then wait until the trains arrival and take any detraining passenger who would normally use the elevator back to the Metro side.
Parking at this station is owned and operated by Metro. For information on costs and procedures, please visit Metro's website.
Check out this station's yelp* reviews:
I been here many of time. I like this location because it safe, easy get in and out of metro, bus is line up for pickup, and Greyhound bus stop that this location.
***STATION: Very clean, well lighted, commuter sale store here and smart card machine in station to buy. Easy to go in and out of parking garage.
***LOCATION: location is great, near Springfield shopping mall, Walmart, Hotel & Motels. Easy to get in and out at any time.
Down side that Amtrak does not stop here, But commuter train VRE does.
---CUSTOMER SERVICE: During metro hours there a Station Manager on duty. Friendly, helpful, ready to answer any questions. Also with the commuter store and sales.
---TRAINS: Metro subway trains are great. Clean, a lot of cars on each train trip.