Virginia Railway Express

The Nation's Capitol Celebrates 4th Of July With Fireworks Display

VRE Running Special July Fourth Train Service to D.C.

Virginia Railway Express is running a special train service on the Fourth of July to help people get to Washington to see the fireworks.


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High Temperatures to Cause Train Delays in D.C.-Baltimore Area

For the third day in a row some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.


Authorities investigate a stretch of track in Burke where a person was fatally struck by a VRE train Wednesday morning. (credit: George Mesthos/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Va. Woman Struck, Killed By VRE Train Near Burke

A woman has died after being struck by a Virginia Railway Express train Wednesday morning.


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With Government Open, Ridership Up On Metro, VRE

Officials with Metro and Virginia Railway Express say ridership on subway and commuter trains appears to be back to normal now that the federal government is open.


VRE train. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Former VRE Manager Sentenced to 2 Years for Bribes

A former manager at Virginia Railway Express has been sentenced to 2 years in prison for taking more than $350,000 in bribes from a contractor.


VRE train. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Woman Struck by VRE Train in Manassas; Survives

Virginia Railway Express says a person was struck by a train near Manassas Friday evening.


VRE train. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck by VRE Train

A pedestrian struck by a train between Fredericksburg and Dumfries on Monday has died.


VRE train. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Remains Found On VRE Tracks Not Human

The Virginia Railway Express is back up and running less than a day after the discovery of remains on the tracks and WNEW is starting to learn the nature of those remains.


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Gruesome Discovery Halts VRE Trains for Hours

Virginia Railway Express trains experienced long delays after a body part was found inside a package near the tracks in Burke.


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VRE Senior Administration Member Tapped As Interim Chief

Virginia Railway Express has appointed a senior member of its administration as interim CEO while the agency searches for a permanent replacement.