Virginia Railway ExpressA popular commuter rail service, the Virginia Railway Express offers easy, affordable and stress-free transportation from the Northern Virginia suburbs to Alexandria, Crystal City and downtown Washington, D.C. during the week. Comfortable trains with quiet cars, plush seating and bike storage areas depart on a regular daily schedule on two different lines from 18 stations. Both visitors and commuters can take advantage of the service with several trains and routes operating from the early morning hours through the late evening hours, Monday through Friday and on select holidays.
Prices -Varies by route and ticket choice. The VRE offers group, senior and youth fare discounts.
Hours -Trains operate from 5am-11pm, Monday-Friday. Check specific station schedules for details.
- RIDE Magazine on Trains
- Quiet Cars on Trains
- Free Parking at Most Stations
- Bike Storage on Trains
- Free Pocket Schedules
- Food Allowed on Trains