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.

Learn more about center-platforms for accessibility

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Destination Line(s) Weekday Fare
(open - 9:30 p.m.)
Weeknight (9:30 p.m. - close)
& Weekend Flat Fare

*Note: Reduced fares (Senior, Disabled, Metro Lift) offer 50% off the total fare.
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Station Vicinity Maps

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 5:15 AM 7:15 AM 7:15 AM
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield 5:46 AM 7:46 AM 7:46 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 12:31 AM
1:31 AM
1:31 AM
12:31 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