2017 Presidential Inauguration Information
Please note you should check these sites frequently as routes and conditions change frequently. DC provides an email subscription that may provide useful information.
We are advised RFK Stadium is the official bus parking option for the 58th Presidential Inauguration and related events. Reserved parking is currently available. Parking permits may be purchased online for $175. To purchase permits for 15 or more buses, click here. Permits purchased the day of the inauguration (if available) will be a higher rate.
Go Ground, District Department of Transportation, Events DC, and U Street Parking, are collaborating for the event parking at RFK Stadium. Additional information can be found by clicking here.
The District Department of Transportation will provide transportation for individuals with limited mobility from RFK Stadium.
Go Ground is advertising the RFK lots will be staffed and open from 5:00 AM to11:00 PM and include driver services. Passengers can access the Stadium-Armory Metro Station, which opens at 4:00 AM.
You may visit goground.com/pi2017 to reserve parking.
Presidential Inauguration http://inauguration.dc.gov/page/buses-and-motor-coaches
Presidential Inauguration – Spectator Information http://inauguration.dc.gov/page/spectator-information
DC Truck and Bus Map http://www.godcgo.com/home/group-travel/truck-and-bus-map.aspx
District Department of Transportation Newsroom http://ddot.dc.gov/newsroom
Motorcoach Guide & Parking Regulations https://washington.org/groups/DC-information/tour-bus-regulations
DC Trip Permit - http://dmv.dc.gov/service/get-trip-permit (Note: Buses and motorcoaches displaying apportioned plates are not required to obtain a trip permit)
DC Motorcoach Hotline - Tour and motorcoach operators can call this hotline for information on parking, permitting, routing and more! This one-stop shop is in operator Monday through Friday, 8:30am -5pm.
Call 1-855-67-BUSES (28737).
George Washington Masonic Memorial
Motorcoach operators may also access reserved parking at the George Washington Masonic Memorial in Old Town Alexandria for $40 by clicking here.
This location is near the King Street Metro train station and directly across the street from the Alexandria Union Station (Amtrak & VRE). Drivers may access an array of restaurants and shopping within walking distance of the George Washington Masonic Memorial and there is free trolley-bus service with regular stops from the King Street Metro Station down King Street in Old Town.
Passengers planning to use Metro, may purchase passes in advance (recommended) by clicking here.
For a map of the Metro rail system and stations, click here.
George Washington Masonic National Memorial
Gm the King Street Metro Station down King Street in Old Town.
The George Washington Masonic National Memorial in Alexandria, VA provides parking for a fee.
The site is located near the King Street Metro Station, providing access to multiple areas including stops near the Mall, convenient to Old Town restaurants, hotels, and shopping.
There is a free trolley that runs from King Street Metro Station that travels historic King Street down to the Potomac River with multiple stops along the way.
Drivers remaining behind while the group travels to the inauguration may enjoy this option.