Fairfax Connector Service Advisories

Service Disruption Alert: Herndon-Monroe Park and Ride Bus Loop Closure

  • Effective 10 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21 – 4 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 22 and
    10 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23 – 4 a.m., Thursday, Aug 23, 2017

  • Due to installation of pedestrian bridges at the Metrorail Silver Line’s Herndon Station, the bus loop and bus bays at the Herndon-Monroe Park and Ride will be closed.

    • Fairfax Connector passenger pick-up and drop-off for Routes 551, 937, 950 and 981 will be on Sunrise Valley Drive (at the intersection of Roark Drive).
    • Metrobus 5A will bypass Herndon-Monroe and pick-up and drop-off passengers at Reston Town Center Transit Station, Bus Bay F.
    • The parking garage will remain OPEN.
  • This construction work is weather dependent and dates may change.
  • This project is managed by the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project. For construction-related issues, contact the emergency hotline at 844-385-7245.
  • Click on the image below for a printable version of this announement.


  • Effective January 18, 2017
  • The sidewalk adjacent to the old surface lot will be closed until the new garage is completed.
  • Vehicle access will be restricted to one lane into the complex.
  • Pedestrians should use the temporary sidewalk for the duration of the project. Click on the image below to enlarge.
  • Please also see the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project announcement regarding work on Sunrise Valley Drive.


Herndon-Monroe Bus Bay Relocation


Lorton VRE Park & Ride

  • Effective April 28, 2017
  • To accommodate upcoming platform extension construction activities, an aisle of parking will be closed - including six ADA parking spaces. These spaces will be relocated next to the crosswalk across from the station entrance.
  • Full announcement and map

Reston Station

  • Effective July 25 - September 30, 2017
  • The Grand Stairs at Reston Station will be closed from late July through the end of September (dates approximate).
  • Repairs include new tiles on the landings and improvements to the drainage system.
  • Customers should use the ADA elevator adjacent to the stairs to access Wiehle Metro Plaza from Reston Station Boulevard.

Routes 424, 494 and 495

  • Effective February 10, 2017
  • Due to pipeline construction, stops on Jones Branch Drive will be missed.
  • Customers can board at the intersection of Jones Branch Drive and Lincoln Center Court or at 7925 Jones Branch Drive.
  • Update Feb. 24: Passengers now may also board on eastbound Jones Branch Drive near the intersection of Westbranch Drive.
  • View map of Jones Branch Drive with boarding locations.


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