We are pleased to offer an alternative for DC commuters. Enjoy a swift 25 minute commute between Alexandria and the Wharf as you take the scenic route to the office.

Potomac Riverboat Company has been permitted to operate early commuter service through the end of the 2020 year.

2020 WATER TAXI PASS

Valid for any Water Taxi

Enjoy unlimited Water Taxi Services from March 1st through December 31st

You may go directly to the boat,  show your pass and board on a first come first serve basis

PRICE: $225*
*Reduced price until March 31.  Regular price: $295

Departing AlexandriaArrival to Wharf
1:30 PM2:00 PM
4:00 PM4:30 PM
6:30 PM7:00 PM
Departing WharfArriving Alexandria
11:45 AM12:15 PM
2:15 PM2:45 PM
4:45 PM5:15 PM

Getting Here: Directions To Alexandria Waterfront

The Alexandria dock is located behind the Torpedo Factory Art Center at 105 North Union Street , Alexandria , VA.

Address:

Alexandria City Marina
Cameron & Union Streets
Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Public Transportation:

  • Guests traveling by public transportation should use the King Street Metro station (yellow and blue line), a 16-block walk to the waterfront.
  • The King Street Trolley offers free rides from the metro to the waterfront.
  • The Dash Bus provides a free service on Friday nights and all day Saturday/Sunday that transports guests from the metro to within two block of the waterfront.
  • For more information on these services visit www.visitalexandriaVA.com.

By Car

From Washington, DC:

  • Cross over either the Memorial Bridge or the 14th Street Bridge and pick up the G.W. Parkway southbound.
  • Take George Washington parkway south past National Airport.
  • Once into Alexandria, Parkway becomes Washington Street at Slaters Lane.
  • From Slaters Lane proceed on Washington Street 9 traffic lights and turn left on Queen Street.
  • For Central Parking: Go 4 1/2 blocks to Central parking lot on left.
  • For Colonial Parking: Go 6 blocks to Union Street. Turn right.
  • Go 1 1/2 blocks to Colonial parking on right.
From Beltway (495/95):

  • Take Route 1 north (becomes Patrick Street) 3/4’s of a mile to Queen Street.
  • Turn right on Queen Street.
  • For Central Parking: Go 4 1/2 blocks to Central parking lot on left.
  • For Colonial Parking: Go 6 blocks to Union Street. Turn right.
  • Go 1 1/2 blocks to Colonial parking on right.
PRC Parking map with directions

Parking

For parking recommendations, please visit our parking page for more information.