Busy Metropolitan areas are no stranger to the trials and tribulations of getting to and from work. For many being in an hour of traffic or catching a snooze on the bus is no big deal. For some they just want to be closer, have the option to bike to work or the metro, or just cut their commute time in half. Whatever your motive is for improving your daily commute we have a solution for you! Let’s find out about your commuting needs and your perfect neighborhood.
Match your Ideal Neighborhood by your Preferred Commute
METRO & BUS If you want a great commute into DC but don’t want to live there we suggest living close to a Metro Station. Currently the Metro is undergoing extensive repairs for expansion and improvement of its services. If you prefer riding the bus check out Shirlington, and Falls Church.Some of the best locations to live off of the metro include: Tyson’s Corner, Silver Line, and defiantly Old Town Alexandria
WALK What‘s better than your own two feet? Living in a neighborhood with a great walk score means everything you need is walkable within a 1 mile radius and there are enough people for business to flourish. In addition to this the streets are designed to accommodate pedestrians. Del Ray, and Old Town Alexandria, have awesome walk scores!
TELEWORK Telework allows you to work from anywhere! I mean anywhere. Visit our neighborhoods page to find the perfect neighborhood that fits your personal needs.
BIKE Biking to work is no longer a trend in the DC Metro area it is a primary Capital Bike Share has a fleet of more than 3,400 bikes and a total of 397 stations throughout the DC Metro area; 85 of those are in Arlington and 29 in Alexandria. Concerned about where you park the bike? Not to worry, there are 1186 docks in Arlington and 484 docks in Alexandria.
CARPOOL Tiered of the daily slug line. It is time to get your life back!
Ready to improve your commute or move to a neighborhood that provides a variety of alternatives to get to work? Visit Commuter’s Dream for detailed descriptions of local neighborhoods with a variety of commuter options.