VRE connects northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. with commuter rail service on two lines, one from Fredericksburg and one from Manassas. VRE stations in the Washington metropolitan area are: Crystal City (Arlington, VA), L'Enfant Plaza (Washington DC), and Union Station (Washington DC).
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Single-Ride and Ten-Trip Tickets expire six months after first validation or one year after purchase, and are nonrefundable. Five-Day Tickets expire five days after first validation or one year from purchase, and are nonrefundable. Step-Up Tickets expire one year from purchase and are nonrefundable. Monthly Tickets are valid for one calendar month and are refundable under the following conditions:
Metro’s Federal Triangle station will remain closed for Saturday’s Women’s March on Washington following security and logistical considerations stemming from the presidential inauguration, the transit agency announced late Friday. Read more...
Faiz Siddiqui, January 20, 2017, Washington Post
The presidential inauguration on Friday, January 20, and related events, are expected to bring large crowds to Washington, D.C. Amtrak, MARC, VRE, and Metrorail passengers arriving at or departing from Union Station should allow extra time. Tips from Amtrak.
January 13, 2017, CommuterPage.com