13 Washington Marina-National Ferry Corporation Tips
- Casual 1
- Take public transit 3
- Arrive early 2
- Parking is expensive 1
Plan to arrive much earlier than 15 minutes mandated by the cruise. Parking is scarce. Traffic is terrible (one lane of Maine avenue was being used for parking even though it is a "no parking" zone. Took 45 min to go 1/2 mile to a parking garage.
Find a place to park on the roadside as the wharf parking garage is +25
Take metro to "Waterfront," then walk 1 mile west along Maine Ave. No parking.
The weather was Windy. I wore Sandals, Bahama shorts and a short sleeve blouse.
Cocktails on the Harbor Cruise