The Elan Mews–Royal Court community is served primarily by two bus providers, namely, Washington Metro Area Transit Authority (WMATA) and Fairfax County. The bus lines are typically referred to respectively as “MetroBus” (WMATA) and Fairfax Connector.
- MetroBus line 29H is an express bus line which runs along Jayhawk St, Backlick Rd, and Little River Turnpike going to and from the Pentagon subway station.
- MetroBus line 16D is a local bus line which runs along Jayhawk St, Backlick Rd, John Marr Dr, and Columbia Pike, going to and from the Pentagon subway station.
- Route 401/ 402 – North and south bound along Backlick Road at the intersection with Jayhawk St. (at the bus shelter for south bound and across the street on Backlick Rd for north bound) with end points at Franconia-Springfield subway station and the Tysons West Park subway station (Silver line).