Ride Stress Free to D.C. on New Fairfax Connector Express Service Beginning Dec. 4, 2017


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Nov. 29, 2017

**Try Route 699 for FREE Dec. 4-8, 2017!**

Beginning Dec. 4, 2017, Fairfax Connector Route 699 will provide express service from the Fairfax County Government Center, via I-66, directly to major regional employment and educational centers in downtown Washington, D.C., including the U.S. Department of State, the World Bank and The George Washington University Campus.

Schedule and Fares - 4 Things to Know

  1. Regular express fare: $4.25; older adults and people with disabilities: $2.10. Pay using a SmarTrip card or cash. Ride FREE the week of December 4-8, 2017.
  2. 10 morning rush-hour inbound trips and 10 afternoon rush-hour outbound trips:
    • Morning service with regular departures (approximately every 20 minutes) from the Fairfax County Government Center to downtown D.C. begins at 5:40 am with the last departure at 8:25 am. The average ride time is 45 minutes.
    • Afternoon Service with regular departures (approximately every 22 minutes) begins at 3:25 p.m., from Virginia Avenue & 21 Street NW. Last departure from D.C. will be at 6:43 p.m. from 19 Street & F Street NW.
  3. To depart D.C. midday, take the Metrorail Orange Line to Vienna and connect to the Fairfax Connector Route 621 midday service that connects to the Government Center.
  4. For emergencies, sign-up for Guaranteed Ride Home.

Stops in Downtown D.C.

Location

Serves

Virginia Avenue NW & 21 Street NW

State Department, Federal Reserve, National Academy of Sciences and Office of Personnel Management

Virginia Avenue NW & 19 Street NW

Department of the Interior and Constitution Ave NW

18 Street NW & E Street NW

General Services Administration

19 Street NW & F Street NW

World Bank, International Monetary Fund, George Washington University and Farragut West Metrorail

 Parking and Transit Connections

For More Information

For day-to-day information and assistance with Fairfax Connector service:

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Fairfax Connector is the largest local bus system in the Northern Virginia region transporting 35,000 passengers on 86 routes daily. For more information about Connector service, visit www.fairfaxconnector.com, email fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov , or call 703-339-7200, TTY 711. You can also follow us on Twitter @ffxconnector or like us on Facebook @fairfaxconnector.


Contact Fairfax County: Phone, Email or Twitter | Main Address: 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA 22035
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