How does Slugging work?
Slugging is a unique form of commuting, different from carpooling. Sluglines assists drivers by reaching the two person HOV requirement, and passengers get a free ride.
The driver pulls into one of the many known locations for Sluglines, where riders line up.
Driver holds up a sign or rolls down the window to call out his/her destination.
Riders first in line heading to the driver's location proceed into the car and off they go!
Slugging Locations (I-66 Corridor)
Starting Monday, October 28, 2019 the new University Boulevard Commuter Lot will be serviced by sluglines and Omniride. The lot opened earlier this month and will provide another option for Gainesville, Manassas and Haymarket commuters along I-66 corridor to park and ride to Arlington and DC destinations. Commuters who drive to Arlington and DC destinations can now…
On Monday, Oct. 7, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will open a new park and ride lot at University Boulevard near I-66 in Gainesville with more than 1,000 spaces, the new lot will provide commuters new opportunities to travel by slugging, carpool, vanpool, or bus service while I-66 construction is underway. Other areas of the lot…
RICHMOND – The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) are sending letters to over 16,000 Virginians with registered vehicles bearing clean special fuel license plates to notify them of two upcoming changes that will affect high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane access privileges. Effective September 30, based on a federal law…