Alexandria, Virginia, welcomes motorcoaches with free parking options and user-friendly resources. Designated loading and unloading areas and short-term and long term parking options are available with convenient online resources, maps and suggestions to make visiting Alexandria easy.
Motorcoach parking in historic Old Town Alexandria requires a free parking permit that can be obtained through online registration. Request Your Motorcoach Parking Permit and see how simple it can be. Additional free, unreserved parking locations are available within three miles of Old Town. Paid short-term and long-term parking are also available. Please review our approved motorcoach areas below.
Active loading and unloading for motorcoaches is allowed only in designated areas throughout the historic district. For your convenience, we have provided a list of approved locations closest to nearby attractions. Please be aware that the Alexandria Police Department will strictly enforce any violations.
Motorcoach parking is permitted in designated locations only. Due to the sensitivity of our historic architecture, idling is not permitted when parked. Engines must be turned off. Parking is permitted at the following locations:
Waterfront/Robinson Terminal: 500 block of North Union Street. Five spaces between Oronoco and Pendleton streets, east side, northbound; Four-hour parking on a first-come, first-served basis. < Register >
North Old Town: 900 block of North St. Aspah Street. Three spaces, west side, southbound: Four-hour parking on a first-come, first-served basis. < Register >
Swann Avenue: 400 Block Swann Avenue. Up to seven spaces, south side. Spaces are available March through June ONLY from 4-11 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. - 11 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.
George Washington Masonic Memorial: 101 Callahan Drive, 25 spaces. < Register >
For additional assistance, call Renee Cardone at 703.746.3313 or 800.388.9119, or email RCardone@VisitAlexVA.com . Administrative office hours are 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday to Friday. You may also submit our < online application >.
Thank you for visiting Alexandria. We appreciate your business and wish you a pleasant stay. Please obey our rules and regulations, as violations will be strictly enforced.
Motorcoaches traveling on the George Washington Parkway are required to obtain a permit. There is no charge for a permit and they may be issued for a one-time usage or on an annual basis. Please contact the National Park Service at 703.289.2516.
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