Odyssey Washington Directions & Parking Information

Wharf Construction Closures

Beginning June 1st, Water Street SW will be closed between the Gangplank Marina parking lot and 6th Street due to construction at The Wharf. During this time, Odyssey's dock location and 6th street will remain accessible. Please allow additional travel time.

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. Odyssey will continue to cruise during construction, and you can find updated driving and parking information here as it becomes available.

Visit www.thewharfdc.com to learn more about this exciting renovation.

 


Washington DC Directions

Odyssey Washington departures from the Gangplank Marina in Southwest DC.

Odyssey Washington
600 Water St SW
Washington, DC 20024

Washington DC Parking

It is always a good idea to allow extra time to park as there is limited parking space available at Gangplank Marina. A number of nearby lots and meters offer additional convenient parking within walking distance. Additional parking charges at these areas may apply.

For Odyssey parking, turn into the Gangplank Lot off of Water Street. Proceed to the Odyssey ticket booth at the face of the Gangplank building to retrieve boarding passes. Board Odyssey III to your left.

 


National Harbor, Maryland Directions

Odyssey Washington departures from National Harbor, MD

Odyssey Washington
163 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745

National Harbor Parking

National Harbor is just a short drive from Washington, DC and easily accessible from the area’s major roadways. Take in stunning views of our nation’s capital and Old Town Alexandria.

National Harbor offers No-Hassle parking starting at $3.00/hour.
Enjoy easy payment options and plenty of spaces.

Visit the official website to learn more

 

Additional Washington Directions

*Please be aware that construction of The Wharf may block certain streets and entrances.

From I-395 (Virginia)

  • Take 1-395 North toward Washington, D.C., and cross the 14th Street Bridge.
  • Exit at Maine Avenue and keep to the left, which puts you on 9th Street SW.
  • At the traffic light, turn left onto Maine Avenue SW.
  • Continue past 7th Street and make your next right into the Gangplank Parking Lot (directly across from Arena Stage).

 

From Route 66 (Northern Virginia)

  • Follow Rt. 66 across the Theodore Roosevelt Bridge and onto Constitution Avenue NW.
  • Follow Constitution Avenue to 7th Street NW.
  • Turn right on 7th Street and follow it south. It will dead end on Water Street.
  • Turn Left onto Water Street SW and proceed 1 block to the Gangplank Parking Lot on the right.

 

From I-50 or New York Avenue (Annapolis, Eastern Maryland)

  • Follow New York Avenue into Washington, DC.
  • Follow signs toward Massachusetts Avenue. Before reaching Massachusetts Avenue, turn left onto 7th Street NW and take 7th Street south across the Mall.
  • 7th Street ends at Water Street SW.
  • Turn left on Water Street SW and proceed 1 block to the Gangplank Parking Lot on the right.

 

From the Northwestern Half of I-495 (Northern Virginia, Montgomery County, MD)

  • Take I-495 toward the Maryland/Virginia border. On the Virginia side, take the exit for the George Washington Memorial Parkway.
  • Follow the Parkway south until you see signs for I-395 North (this is the 14th Street Bridge).
  • Take 1-395 North toward Washington, DC, and cross the 14th Street Bridge.
  • Exit at Maine Avenue and keep to the left, which puts you on 9th Street SW.
  • At the traffic light, turn left onto Maine Avenue SW.
  • Continue past 7th Street and make your next right into the Gangplank Parking Lot (directly across from Arena Stage).

 

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).
  • Click here for Metro maps and directions>>

 

Additional National Harbor Directions

National Harbor is just a 15-minute drive or water taxi ride from Washington DC and is easily accessible from many major highways and expressways including the Capital Beltway, I-95, I-495, I-295 and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.

From Ronald Reagan National Airport

  • Follow signs to George Washington Parkway South (to Alexandria).
  • Take GW Pkwy South toward Alexandria.
  • Veer right at the sign to Slaters Lane. Take a Right at the traffic light onto Slaters Lane.
  • Follow signs to US Route 1 South and merge onto US Route 1 South (N. Henry Street). Proceed on Henry Street through Old Town Alexandria.
  • Follows signs to I-95 N (Maryland).
  • Veer right at signs toward I-95.
  • Veer left toward I-95 (Baltimore/Maryland signs) and merge onto I-95 N / I-495 E (Capital Beltway – Outer Loop).
  • Cross Woodrow Wilson Bridge.
  • Take Exit 2A.
  • Turn right at Waterfront Street.

 

From Washington Dulles International Airport

  • Follow Airport Exit signs.
  • Take VA-267 East and follow signs to I-495 South toward Richmond.
  • Take I-495 S (Capital Beltway – Outer Loop) toward Richmond.
  • Continue on Capital Beltway, but merge with I-495 E / I-95 N toward Baltimore.
  • Cross the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.
  • Take Exit 2A.
  • Turn right at Waterfront Street.

 

From Washington, DC

  • Take I-295 South for approximately 5.5 miles.
  • Take Exit 1B.
  • Turn right at Waterfront Street.

 

From Maryland

  • Merge onto I-495 S / I-95 S (Capital Beltway – Inner Loop) toward Richmond.
  • Take Exit 2A.
  • Turn right at Waterfront Street.

 

From Virginia

  • Merge onto I-495 E / I-95 N (Capital Beltway – Outer Loop) toward Baltimore.
  • Cross the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.
  • Take Exit 2A.
  • Turn right at Waterfront Street.

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