Parking in Alexandria
New parking meters are coming to Alexandria early fall 2023. Simply enter your license plate number and pay using the kiosk or ParkMobile app. Customers can find more information and instructions on how to pay via the ParkMobile app here: Parking Pay-by-Phone | City of Alexandria, VA (alexandriava.gov)
- The City-owned parking garages at Market Square, Courthouse & North Union Street are being updated with new technology that will allow for faster and more secure payment options to reduce exiting queues. Hourly pricing at these locations will be reduced to $2/hour from $2.50/hour since the new machines do not accept coins.
- Cheaper parking options nights/weekends at Courthouse Garage and higher hourly rates on select residential blocks. Please visit the Parking in Old Town and Residential Pay by Phone webpages for more information about these parking initiatives to mitigate parking demand on residential streets.
- Free Guest and Visitor parking permits are available online for Residential Permit Parking Districts. Print permits at home for stays of 1 to 7 days
- Request Temporary Reserved On-street Parking Learn more about how to request parking for moving, construction equipment, weddings, funerals, etc. through the City's Permits Office using APEX