Alexandria 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, and require advance reservation. 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:
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
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 planning to travel on the George Washington Memorial Parkway must be aware of numerous low clearance bridges on the parkway. You can view more information by visiting the National Park Service website at nps.gov/gwmp or you may call the permit Park Ranger at 703-289-2516 for general inquiries or questions.
For additional assistance, email MFallon@VisitAlexVA.com. Administrative office hours are 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Additionally, a 24 hour information hotline from the City of Alexandria can be reached by calling 703-746-4020.