Snow Routes

Routes and schedules can be affected by road and traffic conditions. During winter weather events, there are certain roads in Alexandria that cannot safely be served. Please review the information on this page to find out if you might be impacted.

Visit www.dashbus.com/schedules for a list of DASH routes and schedules.

Stay informed during inclement weather:

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  • Stay informed by visiting www.dashbus.com before starting your trip
  • Call the DASH Customer Service Center at 703-746-DASH (3274)
  • Listen to radio or television traffic reports

Winter Travel Tips

  • Before you start your trip, visit www.dashbus.com to check for any service or route delays
  • Please allow extra time for your commute
  • Dress warmly. You may be outside longer than normal
  • Do not stand in the street while waiting for a bus
  • Use extreme caution when walking on exposed surfaces, including parking lots and station platforms. Never run for a bus or train
  • Report any unsafe conditions to a DASH Operator
  • Click here for more DASH Safety Tips

 

Snow Detours effective October 1, 2017

 

DASH Route

Streets Not Serviced

Detour Streets

AT 1

West End

AT1 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Edsall Road
  • Yoakum Parkway
  • Stevenson Avenue

Passengers can board AT1 buses at any posted DASH bus stop on Van Dorn Street between Edsall Rd and Stevenson Ave.

AT1

Beauregard Corridor

AT1 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Quantrell Ave
  • N. Armistead Street
  • Reading Avenue
  • Rayburn Avenue

Passengers can board AT1 buses at any posted DASH or Metrobus stop on Beauregard Street between Quantrell Ave and Rayburn Ave.

AT 2

Beauregard Corridor

AT2 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Quantrell Ave
  • N. Armistead Street
  • Reading Avenue
  • Rayburn Avenue

Passengers can board AT2 buses at any posted DASH or Metrobus stop on Beauregard Street between Quantrell Ave and Rayburn Ave.

AT 3

South Old Town Area

AT3 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Jefferson Street
  • St. Asaph Street
  • Franklin Street
  • Royal Street
  • Pendleton Street (East of N. Washington Street)

Passengers can board AT3 buses at any posted DASH or Metrobus stop on Washington Street between Jefferson Street and Oronoco Street.

AT 4

Parkfairfax Area

AT4 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Gunston Road
  • Valley Drive
  • Martha Custis Drive (Between Preston & Gunston Roads)

AT4 passengers on Martha Custis Drive between Preston & Gunston Roads should use the AT3 at Martha Custis & Gunston, or board AT4 buses on Martha Custis Dr south of Preston Road.

AT 3/4 Loop

Parkfairfax Area

AT3/4 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Martha Custis Drive (Between Preston & Gunston Roads)
  • Valley Drive
  • Gunston Road

AT3/4 Loop passengers should use stops on Martha Custis Ave north of Gunston Road or south of Preston Road.

AT 3/4 Loop

Old Town Area

AT3/4 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Pendleton Street (East of Washington Street)
  • Royal Street south of King
  • Fairfax Street south of King
  • (All trips will start & end at City Hall)

Passengers can board AT3/4 Loop buses at City Hall, on King between Royal and Washington, or at any DASH or Metrobus stop on N. Washington between King and Oronoco Sts.

AT 5

Landmark Area

AT5 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Ripley Street
  • Holmes Run Parkway

Passengers can board AT5 buses at any Metrobus stop on N. Van Dorn Street between Landmark Mall and Menokin Drive.

AT 5

Seminary Road corridor

AT5 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Kenmore Avenue
  • Seminary Road
  • Howard Street
  • Braddock Road
  • N. Early Street
  • Menokin Drive

Passengers can board AT5 buses at any Metrobus stop on N. Van Dorn Street between Landmark Mall and Menokin Drive.

AT 6

No change from regular route

No change from regular route

AT 7

Landmark Area

AT7 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Ripley Street
  • Holmes Run Parkway
  • N. Pickett Street

Passengers can board AT7 buses at any DASH bus stop on Duke Street between Landmark Mall and N. Pickett Street.

AT 8

West End

AT8 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Stevenson Street
  • Whiting Street
  • Edsall Road

Passengers can board AT8 buses at any posted DASH bus stop on Van Dorn Street between Edsall Rd and Stevenson Ave.

AT 9

Parkfairfax Area

AT9 buses will not serve stops on the following streets:

  • Martha Custis Drive (Between Preston & Gunston Roads)

AT9 passengers on Martha Custis Drive between Preston & Gunston Roads should use stops on Martha Custis Drive north of Gunston Road or south of Preston Road.

AT 10

No change from regular route

No change from regular route

KING STREET TROLLEY

The King St Trolley will run between King St Metro and Alexandria City Hall/Market Square, bypassing stops on King east of Royal St.

Royal & King Streets (City Hall)