Reduced Rates at City Garages and Lots During Metro Shutdown
Starting Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, evening (after 5PM) and weekends rates have been reduced at City garages and lots. Courthouse Garage (#8 in the map below) offers a $1 flat rate and all other City garages and lots (indicated by an * on the map below) will offer a $2 flat rate. See the map below for specific locations.
Where to Park in Old Town Alexandria
Visitors to the historic district are encouraged bike, walk or take the Metrorail Yellow or Blue lines to the King Street Station and take the free King Street Trolley, or DASH or Metro buses. For DASH schedule information visit, www.dashbus.com. For Metrobus schedule information, visit www.wmata.com.
Bicyclists may visit www.alexandriava.gov/GOAlex for the City’s Bikeways Map, which features the City's best on-street and off-road bikeways, as well as locations of grouped bicycle parking.
Below is an overview of parking choices in Old Town Alexandria. Many parking garages and lots are located conveniently in the Historic District. On-street parking is available at meters up to two or three hours (depending on location). To ensure legal parking, read all posted signs before parking. Parking limits are strictly enforced.