Regional transportation system in the national capital area.
STAR is the paratransit component of Arlington Transit – ART. ART provides public fixed route bus services in Arlington County. STAR serves Arlington residents who have difficulty using public fixed route transit due to the effects of age or disability. STAR is a shared ride paratransit service intended to provide a comparable level of transportation as provided by ART, Metrobus and Metrorail. STAR riders share trips if they are generally traveling in the same direction at the same time. Trips are scheduled, with a few exceptions, without regard to the purpose of the trip. All rides are arranged in advance through the STAR Call Center, or through STAR on the Web or STAR IVR. STAR riders must preplan activities and schedule STAR trips in advance as same day service is generally not available.
TaxiAccess is a program that provides subsididized taxicab service to Fairfax County residents who are registered with MetroAccess.
How Uber works
1. Request Tap each ride option to see wait time, size, and price. Then enter your pickup location and tap request—your driver will arrive in minutes. 2. Ride Your ride comes to you. You’ll see your driver’s contact information and vehicle details in the app so that you know you’re getting in the right car. 3. Pay and go Hop out and rate your driver when you reach your destination. We automatically charge the credit card on file, so you never need cash.
A joint project of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission and the Potomac Rappahannock Transportation Commission that provides safe, cost effective, accessible, reliable, convenient, and comfortable commuter-oriented rail passenger service.