Authorized Permit Holder of the National Parks Service

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.

September 6th – October 30th

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE SEPTEMBER 6TH – OCTOBER 30TH. 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

September 6 – October 30th
Friday – Sunday Only:

NH: 10:35AM, 1:00PM, 3:55PM
AL: 11:10AM, 1:35PM, 4:30PM
DC: 11:50AM, 2:20PM, 5:10PM

Monday, October 10th: (Columbus Day)
NH: 10:35AM, 1:00PM, 3:55PM
AL: 11:10AM, 1:35PM, 4:30PM
DC: 11:50AM, 2:20PM, 5:10PM

Adults – $28 Roundtrip and $16 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.

Alexandria City Marina – 105 North Union Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

National Harbor – 145 National Plaza, National Harbor, Maryland 20745

National Mall – 4592 Ohio Drive SW, Washington, DC  20024

  • Located between the NPS Gift Shop and the MLK Memorial on the river side.

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