Crystal City Maps: Arlington, Virginia

Crystal City Map


This map shows an overview of Crystal City, Virginia, a neighborhood that is located just over the Potomac River from Washington, DC, between Ronald Reagan National Airport and US Route 1 (Jefferson Davis Highway). The area has a premier shopping mall and is convenient to many hotels, restaurants and popular tourist attractions. Located in Arlington, Virginia, Crystal City offers a good alternative place to stay outside of the city when visiting the nation's capital. Read more about Crystal City. 

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Getting to Crystal City

By Car - Crystal City is easily accessible from the George Washington Parkway and US Route 1-Jefferson Davis Highway.

Directions From Maryland (Northwest of DC):
Follow the Capital Beltway/I-495 South
Take the George Washington Memorial Pkwy toward Washington
Exit onto I-395 South toward Richmond
Take exit 9 toward Clerk St
Continue straight
Turn right at S Old Jefferson Davis Hwy
Directions From Maryland (Northeast of DC):
Follow I-295 South towards Washington
Exit at New York Ave NE/US-50 W
Exit onto I-395 South toward Richmond
Take exit 9 toward Clerk St
Continue straight
Turn right at S Old Jefferson Davis Hwy
Directions From Virginia:
Take 395 North towards Washington
Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Pentagon City
Merge onto Army Navy Dr
Turn left at S Eads St
Turn left at 12th St S
12th St S turns right and becomes Crystal Dr 

By Metro - Crystal City has its own Metro Station located at 1750 South Clark St.
Arlington, VA, near the Crystal City Shops and Jefferson Davis Highway. It serves both the Yellow and Blue Lines. There is no parking at this station. Read more about Using the Washington Metrorail.

By Commuter Train - Crystal City is served by Virginia Railway Express (VRE), on both the Manassas and Fredericksburg lines. 

By Bus - Metrobus routes include 9A , 10AERS, 16H, 23AB and Metroway.

By Bicycle - An alternative way to get to Crystal City is by Capital BikeShare. The program allows you to check out and return a bike from any of the 110 stations located throughout Washington, DC and Arlington, VA. BIkeshare kiosks are located at the Crystal City Metro at 18th and Bell St., the Crystal City Marriott at 1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Crystal City Sports Pub at 23rd Street South and at Crustal City Shops at Crystal Drive. 

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Crystal City Closeup Map

Crystal City Map


This is a zoomed in map that shows Crystal City. The main thoroughfare through the neighborhood is US Route 1 - Jefferson Davis Highway. The neighborhood is adjacent to Ronald Reagan National Airport.  The area has a wide variety of attractions and is convenient to many hotels and restaurants. Getting from Crystal City to Washington DC is very easy via the Washington Metrorail

Attractions Near Crystal City

Crystal City is an urban community in Northern Virginia with convenient access to downtown Washington DC. Read more about Crystal City.