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Free King Street Trolley in Old Town Alexandria

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For making your way along historic King Street in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, there’s no easier, quicker way than the free King Street Trolley. With stops every two to three blocks from the King Street – Old Town Metrorail station to Alexandria City Hall/Market Square, trolleys provide easy on-off access to the more than 200 shops, restaurants and attractions found in Old Town Alexandria.

The King Street Trolley runs every 15 minutes between Alexandria City Hall/Market Square and the King St – Old Town Metrorail station from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week, including holidays.


Download this map to view the current route and service schedule information.


The King Street Trolley is equipped with wheelchair ramps and bike racks as well as automated stop announcements.

Additional Information

Alexandria also offers free DASH bus service with stops around the city. DASH bus service runs from early morning to late in the evening. Find route schedules or a DASH bus service map here.

Smoking, eating and drinking are prohibited on the trolley. Passengers with strollers must close strollers before entering. The trolley stops at designated stops or at a safe location by request. Passengers must pull the cord to signal a stop.

To contact DASH (the trolley operator) about lost items or other inquiries, call (703) 746-3274.

Find more information on getting to & around Alexandria here.

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