Water Taxi

Our newest vessel, Miss Sophie.

 

Water Taxi Service to the National Mall

Authorized Permit Holder of the National Parks Service

Purchase Your Tickets

Potomac Riverboat Company is pleased to offer DIRECT service to the National Mall from the National Harbor, Maryland and Alexandria, Virginia. The newest vessel to our fleet, the MISS SOPHIE will dock at West Basin and Ohio Drives in SW Washington, a short walk to the Lincoln Memorial, the Franklin Roosevelt Memorial, the Martin Luther King Memorial and the Tidal Basin.

You may purchase one-way or round trip tickets. We encourage you to make reservations on our website.

2015 Schedule:

Due to the weather and ice, the water taxi will not be operating through Friday March 6th. Thursday March 5th we will post an update on the weekend schedule.

March 21th – April 12th

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE MARCH 27TH – APRIL 12TH. MONDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, and 4:30 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.
* When purchasing a ticket to the “National Mall” from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:55 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, and 5:10 pm

* Note that the 2:30pm boat leaving from DC National Mall will connect to National Harbor via a National Harbor Water Taxi connector that can be picked up at Alexandria, VA.

April 13th – May 25th

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE APRIL 13TH – MAY 25TH. FRIDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, and 4:30 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.
* When purchasing a ticket to the “National Mall” from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:55 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, and 5:10 pm

* Note that the 2:30pm boat leaving from DC National Mall will connect to National Harbor via a National Harbor Water Taxi connector that can be picked up at Alexandria, VA.

May 26th – September 7th

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE MAY 26TH – SEPTEMBER 7TH. THURSDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA*
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, 4:30 pm, and 7:05 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

* When purchasing a ticket to the “National Mall” from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, 3:55 pm, and 6:30 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, 5:10 pm, and 7:45 pm

September 8th – November 1st

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE SEPTEMBER 8TH – NOVEMBER 1ST. FRIDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, and 4:30 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

* When purchasing a ticket to the “National Mall” from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:55 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, and 5:10 pm

Ticket Prices:

Ticket prices are: Adults - $28 Roundtrip and $14 one-way. Children - $16 Roundtrip and $8 one-way Reservations may be made online, or you may purchase tickets at the National Harbor Ticket booth, or the Alexandria Dock Ticket booth (based on availability). Seating is limited so we recommend online purchases. For more information, call our offices at 703-684-0580.

We reserve the right to change boats/schedules at any time.