Navigation

"S" Schedule Trains: Alexandria to Union

VRE sometimes operates on a "S" schedule, indicating a special schedule.

What is VRE's S schedule? 

The S schedule indicates a limited service day.

When does VRE run the S schedule? 

  •  Select holidays

  • During inclement weather

  • Other days when lower ridership is anticipated

How to find which trains run on S schedule days:

Trains marked with an "S" on our schedules will run on S schedule days. The version of our schedule below shows only trains that will run on S schedule days and their departure times at Alexandria, Crystal City, L'Enfant, and Union Station. 

Northbound Trains

The below reflects a combination of Fredericksburg and Manassas line schedules.

Train Number Alexandria Crystal City L L'Enfant L Union Station
302 S a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
324 S a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
306 S a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
328 SB a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
310 SB a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
330 SB a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
332 SB a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.
314 SB a.m. a.m. a.m. a.m.

 

Southbound Trains

The below reflects a combination of Fredericksburg and Manassas line schedules.

Train Number Union Station L'Enfant Crystal City Alexandria
301 SB p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
325 SB p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
305 S p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
327 S p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
309 S p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
331 S p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
313 SB p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.
335 SB p.m. p.m. p.m. p.m.

 

S
Special schedules for holidays and snow days.
B
Trains that allow full-size bicycles. Collapsible bicycles are permitted on all trains.
L
Trains may depart when station work is completed, regardless of scheduled time.
 

Receive alerts about when VRE will run the S schedule by signing up for Train Talk.