Connection Services

We are in the mobility business and we know your ride doesn't necessarily end when you get off the train. Below are connections VRE passengers can use to get to their final destination. Many bus connections are free with a valid VRE ticket. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please e-mail us at or call the VRE offices at (703) 684-1001.

Connecting Services

VRE connects with Amtrak intercity service at Alexandria, Fredericksburg, Manassas, Quantico, Woodbridge, and Washington's Union Station. See Amtrak/VRE cross honor agreement for more information.
Arlington ART Bus
VRE connects with ART at the Crystal City VRE station.
DASH/Alexandria Transit Company
VRE connects with DASH at the Alexandria VRE station/King Street Metro station. Free transfer with Transit Link Card (TLC) only.
DC Circulator
VRE connects with DC Circulator at the L'Enfant Plaza and Union Station.
Fairfax Connector
Free transfer from VRE stations only with a valid VRE Monthly or TLC ticket (excluding express routes).
FRED offers feeder bus service from Spotsylvania County and the City of Fredericksburg to the Fredericksburg VRE station.
Free transfer to some trains with a valid VRE ticket. See MARC/VRE cross honor agreement for more information.
Metrobus and Metrorail

Free transfer to all regular Metrobus routes (excluding express routes but including REX) with a valid VRE ticket to and from VRE station.

VRE also connects easily with Metrorail at Franconia-Springfield, Alexandria (King Street), Crystal City, L'Enfant and Union Station. The Metrorail fare is separate; transfer to Metrorail is not included in your VRE fare unless you hold a Transit Link Card (TLC).

Free transfer with a valid VRE Monthly ticket from VRE stations. Transfer to VRE stations is no longer free.
Quantico Base VRE Shuttle
Free taxi service from the Quantico VRE station to areas around the Marine base.