Mobile Transit Store

The City's Mobile Transit Store provides one-stop shopping for Metro, VRE, MARC, Circulator, and DASH fares with the convenience of flexible but consistent locations and times all around the entire City. You can also purchase and load funds onto the standard SmarTrip cards in addition to the popular Senior SmarTrip.

Page updated on Apr 16, 2018 at 9:28 AM

Interested in our Capital Bikeshare system? Just ask the Mobile Store staff more about this great transit service and even purchase an annual membership, or ask for a FREE 24-hour trial membership.

Purchase fares, pick up a schedule, or ask our knowledgeable and courteous staff to help you find the best way to get from point A to point B.


The Store's full schedule can now be found on the City's calendar.

You can also catch the Arlington Mobile Commuter Store in the City at the below locations and times: 

  • King St/Union Station - Tuesdays from 1 to 7 p.m. and Fridays from 6 a.m. to Noon. 
  • Mark Center/DoD - Wednesdays from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 

General Information 

SmarTrip Cards

Fare Purchase Outlets — Alexandria

Fare Purchase Outlets — Arlington County, Fairfax County

Arlington County's Commuter Stores are located at the Rosslyn Metro Center Mall, Crystal City Underground, and Ballston Common Mall.

  • The Commuter Store, Ballston 
    Ballston Common Mall, 4238 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1244, Arlington, VA 22203
    Phone: 703.528.3541 TDD: 800.828.1140
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
    Saturdays 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
  • The Commuter Store, Crystal City 
    Crystal City Underground Mall, 1615-B Crystal Square Arcade, Arlington, VA 22202
    Phone: 703.413.4287 TDD: 800.828.1140
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
  • The Commuter Store, Rosslyn 
    Rosslyn Metro Center Mall, Level 2, 1700 N. Moore Street, Suite 23, Arlington, VA 22209
    Phone: 703.525.1995 TDD: 800.828.1140
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Fairfax County's Connector Stores are located in McLean, Reston, Herndon, and at the Franconia-Springfield Metro Station.
Phone: 703.339.7200  TTY: 703.939.1608

  • The Connector Store, Franconia-Springfield Metro Station 
    6880 Frontier Drive, Springfield, VA 22150
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • The Connector Store, Tysons-Westpark Transit Station
    8300 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, VA 22102
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Self-service open at 6:00 a.m.)
  • Herndon-Monroe Park & Ride 
    12530 Sunrise Valley Drive, Herndon, VA 20171
    Hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 6:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Reston East at Wiehle Avenue Park & Ride 
    1860 Wiehle Avenue, Reston, VA 22090
    Hours: Monday & Wednesday, 6:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m., 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Reston Town Center Transit Station
    12051 Bluemont Way, Reston, VA 20190
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.