Water Taxi

Our newest vessel, Miss Sophie.

 

Water Taxi Service to the National Mall

Authorized Permit Holder of the National Parks Service

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Potomac Riverboat Company is pleased to offer DIRECT service to the National Mall from the National Harbor, Maryland and Alexandria, Virginia. Celebrate the Centennial of the National Park Service at the National Mall on the newest vessel to our fleet, the MISS SOPHIE which docks at West Basin and Ohio Drives in SW Washington, a short walk to the Lincoln Memorial, the Franklin Roosevelt Memorial, the Martin Luther King Memorial and the Tidal Basin.

You may purchase one-way or round trip tickets. We encourage you to make reservations on our website.

2016 Schedule:

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE MARCH 31st – APRIL 17TH. MONDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, and 4:30 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.
* When purchasing a ticket to the “National Mall” from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:55 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, and 5:10 pm

* Note that the 2:30pm boat leaving from DC National Mall will connect to National Harbor via a National Harbor Water Taxi connector that can be picked up at Alexandria, VA.

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE May 1st – MAY 30TH. FRIDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, and 4:30 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.
* When purchasing a ticket to the “National Mall” from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:55 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, and 5:10 pm

* Note that the 2:30pm boat leaving from DC National Mall will connect to National Harbor via a National Harbor Water Taxi connector that can be picked up at Alexandria, VA.

June 11th – September 5th

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE MAY 31st – SEPTEMBER 5TH. THURSDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA*
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, 4:30 pm, and 7:05 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

* When purchasing a ticket to the "National Mall" from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, 3:55 pm, and 6:30 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, 5:10 pm, and 7:45 pm

September 6th – October 30th

Special Times/Dates:

Sunday, July 3rd:
NH: 10:35AM, 1:00PM, 3:55PM
AL: 11:10AM, 1:35PM, 4:30PM
DC: 11:50AM, 2:20PM, 5:10PM

Monday, July 4th: No Runs

Monday, September 5th:
NH: 10:35AM, 1:00PM, 3:55PM, 6:30PM
AL: 11:10AM, 1:35PM, 4:30PM, 7:05PM
DC: 11:50AM, 2:20PM, 5:10PM, 7:45PM

Monday, September 5th:
NH: 10:35AM, 1:00PM, 3:55PM
AL: 11:10AM, 1:35PM, 4:30PM
DC: 11:50AM, 2:20PM, 5:10PM

 

NATIONAL MALL WATER TAXI SERVICE SEPTEMBER 6TH – OCTOBER 30th. FRIDAY – SUNDAY

DEPARTURES FROM ALEXANDRIA
11:10 am, 1:35 pm, and 4:30 pm

The trip from Alexandria to the National Mall is approximately 30 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

* When purchasing a ticket to the "National Mall" from Alexandria you need to select the departure time for the National Harbor, the water taxi will pick up in Alexandria 35 minutes after departing National Harbor before moving on to the National Mall.

DEPARTURES FROM NATIONAL HARBOR
10:35 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:55 pm

The trip from National Harbor to the National Mall is approximately 45 minutes. Ticket price - $28 for Adults roundtrip and $16 for children roundtrip.

DEPARTURES FROM THE NATIONAL MALL TO ALEXANDRIA AND NATIONAL HARBOR
11:50 am, 2:20 pm, and 5:10 pm

Ticket Prices:

Ticket prices are: Adults - $28 Roundtrip and $16 one-way. Children - $16 Roundtrip and $8 one-way Reservations may be made online, or you may purchase tickets at the National Harbor Ticket booth, or the Alexandria Dock Ticket booth (based on availability). Seating is limited so we recommend online purchases. For more information, call our offices at 703-684-0580.

We reserve the right to change boats/schedules at any time.

National Mall Water Taxi Map