Apps, websites and downloadable content curated by our transportation experts to help you get the most out of your day.
Local Covid-19 Updates
We’re committed to keeping you informed! Visit the links below to learn the latest COVID news.
WFH Tool Kit
Video Conference Backgrounds
Looking for a new professional Zoom background? Click on any of the pictures below to use for your next virtual meeting.
Ergonomic Home Office Guide
Poor ergonomics within your workspace can significantly affect your comfort, focus, and performance. Learn how to correctly sit at your desk and set up an ergonomic workspace.
Printable To-Do List
Unleash your productivity and reflect on your day with our printable to-do list! Click on the to-do list picture below, print it out, or save it to your device to start adding to your to-dos.
Helpful Digital Apps
Live Near Your Work
Guaranteed Ride Home
Guaranteed Ride Home provides commuters who regularly carpool, vanpool, bike, walk or take transit to work with a free ride home in the event of an emergency up to four times per year. The program provides a safety net and allows commuters all over the region to leave their cars at home without worrying aboutgetting stranded at work. Knowing there’s a guaranteed ride home makes commuting less stressful and provides peace of mind.
Best of all, Guaranteed Ride Home is entirely free for qualified candidates! Ready to join the program? Click here to register for a guaranteed ride home!
SmarTrip Card 101
What is a SmarTrip Card?
A SmarTrip card is a rechargeable farecard used to pay fares on Metrorail, Metrobus, and local bus systems in Virginia, Maryland, and D.C.
Why buy a SmarTrip Card?
If you take transit in the area or plan to at any point, you need a SmarTrip card to do so.
How much does a SmarTrip Card cost?
The card costs $2.00 and comes with $8.00 in stored value for a total price of $10.00.
Where to buy a SmarTrip Card?
You can purchase a SmarTrip card at any Metrorail Station at fare dispensers.
Can I use my SmarTrip Card on my phone?
Yes, SmarTrip cards can be added to Apple Wallet on iPhones and Apple Watches and Google Pay on Androids. In addition, value can be added to SmarTrip cards using the new SmarTrip App.
Where can you use a SmarTrip Card?
You can use your SmarTrip Card at the following transit services:
Capital Bikeshare 101
Interested in renting a Capital Bikeshare bike? If this is your first time, Capital Bikeshare will show you the ropes and help you navigate the stations, bikes, and places to ride that make up this excellent transportation option.