Close to the Action

No matter where you need to be in the city, Fern Gardens Apartments is close to several transportation options. Whether you want to take a taxi to the airport or ride the Metro to DC, we can help guide you to your destination.


Fern Gardens Apartments is located just off Route 1 in Crystal City at the intersection of Fort Scott Drive and South Eads.

From I-395

  1. Exit left onto Army Navy Drive.
  2. Take a right on Eads Street.
  3. Follow Eads through Crystal City.
  4. Take a right on Fort Scott Drive.
  5. Fern Gardens is the first complex on the left, across the street from Eads Park.

From Route 50 (Arlington Boulevard)

  1. Go south on Glebe Road.
  2. Take a left on Eads Street.
  3. Take a left on Fort Scott Drive. 
  4. Fern Gardens is the first complex on the left, across the street from Eads Park.

Metro Rail


Each passenger needs a SmarTrip® farecard to enter and
exit. The card can be reloaded with value and reused
to pay Metrorail and Metrobus fares and parking fees at
Metro-operated lots.


Monday - Thursday 5 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Friday 5 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday 7 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Sunday 8 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Metro Map

Public Transportation

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

600 Fifth Street, NW

Washington, DC 20001

Customer Info Line: (202) 637-7000

Metrobus and rail schedules, fares, parking, Bike-On-Rail program, and more help you get around the DC metropolitan area.

Red Top Cab

3251 Washington Boulevard

Arlington, VA 22201

Phone: (703) 522-3333

This local taxi service is useful for shopping trips, rides to the Metro, and transportation to and from Reagan Airport (DCA).

Super Shuttle

Phone: 1-800-BLUEVAN (1-800-258-3826)

Super Shuttle takes passengers to the airport from their home, office, or hotel and brings them back after they return. This service is useful for flights out of Dulles (IAD) or Baltimore (BWI).

Nearby Short-Term Accommodations

Americana Hotel

1400 Jefferson Davis Highway

Arlington, Virginia 22202

Phone: (703) 979-3772

The Americana Hotel is ideally situated in Crystal City, a popular Arlington neighborhood only one mile from Washington DC. Business and leisure travelers alike appreciate the spacious guest rooms and well-appointed amenities that include free shuttle service and a complimentary continental breakfast.

The Inn of Rosslyn

1601 Arlington Boulevard

Arlington, Virginia 22209

Phone: (703) 524-3400

The Inn of Rosslyn carries the retro charm and style of a 1950s highway motel. Each room has exterior openings with parking spaces in view of the rooms and the prices are quite affordable.

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