Washington DC cruises directions and parking information

Spirit Directions & Parking

Spirit of Washington and Spirit of Mount Vernon both depart from Gangplank Marina off Water Street.

Pier 4 • 600 Water Street SW • Washington, DC 20024

National Harbor163 Waterfront StreetNational Harbor, MD 20745



It is always a good idea to allow extra time to park - a number of nearby parking lots and meters offer convenient parking within walking distance of Pier 4.

Fall of 2017 and Beyond

Paid underground parking is slated to be available in October 2017 at The Wharf and will be open to our guests.

Spot Hero Parking

Reserve parking in advance with the nation's leading parking reservation app!
To reserve your parking spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up, visit the Spirit DC SpotHero Parking Page>> 
Download the SpotHero iPhone | Android app and enter promo code CRUISEDC for an extra $5 off your first park!

Public Transportation

From the Metro

Exit the Waterfront SEU Station (Green Line). Turn Right on M Street, which turns into Maine Avenue. Continue past 6th Street and make your next left into the Gangplank Marina (directly across from Arena Stage).

The Wharf Construction

The Wharf is getting a fresh look! 

Exciting changes are coming to Washington DC’s Southwest Waterfront as The Wharf gets a modern, refreshed look. Spirit will continue to cruise during construction, and you can find updated driving and parking information on their site as it becomes available. Paid underground parking will be available in October 2017 at The Wharf and will be open to our Spirit guests. Visit www.thewharfdc.com to learn more about this exciting renovation and the latest parking information.