Location: Rt. 234 (Dumfries Road) is located off Exit 152 and east
of I-95 and just prior to Route 1
across from McDonald's.
Coming Soon! New Slug Line to Ballston. Beginning August 1st, 2014 a new slug line is planned from Route 234 (Dumfries Road) to Ballston in Arlington. [Click Here for Flyer]
Description: This is a popular pickup for drivers coming from
Dumfries/Triangle and further south. It is the first commuter lot (i.e.
slug line) north of the current southern end of the I-95 HOV lane. It is
also a relatively quick northbound pickup since the lot is only 1/4 mile
from the interstate and requires mostly right hand turns. (Of
course, the evening drop off requires left turns, but it still isn't too
bad.) There is not direct access to the HOV lane, but
the one mile stretch of regular interstate that must be traveled to get to
the HOV entrance on the northbound side is never backed up, so there's no
delay. Ongoing construction on the east side of the interstate at this
exit is rumored to be a new off ramp and larger commuter lot with direct
Destination: There are four separate lines at this location. Please see map for exact locations.