Potomac Yard

Alexandria, VA

  • blue Line
  • yellow Line

Directions to/from the station


  • Daily:
    • None
  • Metered Spaces:
    • None
  • Reserved Parking:
    • None


  • Bike Racks: 49
  • Lockers: 0
  • Bikesharing: No

Bus Maps:


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Platforms at this station

There are 2 platforms at this station:
Y Line B Line

The yellow, blue are side platforms.

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Not Crowded Not crowded: likely to have the seating area to yourself
Some Crowding Some crowding: likely to have another person next to you or the possibility of standing
Crowded Crowded: no open seats likely, high chance of standing
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Station Notes

WMATA's most unique and only LEED-certified station, Potomac Yard provides walkable access to the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus and regional transportation systems, including dedicated bus lanes along Richmond Highway, for residents in Northeast Alexandria.

Station Times

Station will open 10 minutes before the first train arrives.

Rail Lines Mon-Fri    Sat   Sun
Blue Line Downtown Largo 5:16 AM 7:16 AM 7:16 AM
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield 5:47 AM 7:47 AM 7:47 AM
Yellow Line Huntington 5:51 AM 7:51 AM 7:51 AM
Yellow Line Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center 5:08 AM 7:08 AM 7:08 AM
Rail Lines Mon-Thu   Fri    Sat   Sun
Blue Line Downtown Largo 11:41 PM
12:41 AM
12:41 AM
11:41 PM
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield 12:30 AM
1:30 AM
1:30 AM
12:30 AM
Yellow Line Huntington 12:16 AM
1:16 AM
1:16 AM
12:16 AM
Yellow Line Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center 11:33 PM
12:33 AM
12:33 AM
11:33 PM