Virginia Railway Express
The Virginia Railway Express
(VRE) is a commuter train
service that connects the Northern Virginia area with Washington, DC
. The VRE
operates on two lines, the Fredericksburg line, which starts from Fredericksburg, Virginia
and the Manassas line, which starts from Manassas, Virginia
, both lines end at Union Station in Washington, DC
. Fredericksburg is considered the southernmost suburb of Washington (and the northernmost suburb of Richmond
). It is a transportation partnership
of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) and the Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC).
Its organization consists of the VRE Operations Board, which consists of seven commissioners [the Director of the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (VDRPT) and three commissioners each from NVTC and PRTC], which oversees all operating aspects of the Virginia Railway Express, and the VRE Operations Group, which reports to the Board and handles the daily operations of the VRE.
Virginia Railway Express homepage
This article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by fixing it.