- For daily parking, SmarTrip® cards are the primary form of payment accepted. Additionally, some stations accept credit cards. See individual station parking pages for payment information.
- Meters at short-term parking spaces accept only quarters and $1 coins.
- Parking is free at Metro-operated lots on weekends and federal holidays. Most weekends, it's easy to find a space at Metro parking lots.
All day spaces:
(Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces:
(Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and
7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs:
Reserved parking location: Minnesota Ave., north of Grant St., NE
Reserved rate: $65