Parking

  • 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.

Addison Road-Seat Pleasant

All day spaces: 1,268 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 50  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Central Ave., east of Addison Road
Reserved rate: $65

Anacostia

All day spaces: 808 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 15  (Parking available 5 am - 2 am, time limit 12 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 325 spaces metered for 12-hr. max. @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Reserved parking location: Shannon Place between ML King Ave. & Firth Sterling Ave. SE
Reserved rate: $45

Braddock Road

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 8  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None

Branch Ave

All day spaces: 3,072 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 132  (Parking available 5 am - 2 am, time limit 12 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 38 short term meters @ $1.00 per 60 mins. 132 long term meters @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Reserved parking location: 4704 Soper Road, Suitland, MD
Reserved rate: $65

Brookland-CUA

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 25  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None

Capitol Heights

All day spaces: 372 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 10  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: A Park & Lock lot has opened at the corner of Southern Ave. and Banks St., NE. The daily parking fee is $4. The lot is operated by Safe Haven, Inc., and is not affiliated with Metro. Safe Haven also runs complimentary shuttle service from the lot to Capital Heights station from 5 to 10 a.m. and from the station to the lot from 3 to 7 p.m. To reach the lot from Central Ave., turn right on Southern Ave., left on Banks St. and right on 62nd St. The lot is on the right side of the street. From East Capitol St., turn left onto Southern Ave., left on Banks St. and right on 62nd St.
Reserved parking location: S.E. corner of E. Capitol St. and Southern Ave.
Reserved rate: $65

Cheverly

All day spaces: 500 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 29  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Columbia Park Rd., south of Route 50
Reserved rate: $65

College Park-U of MD

All day spaces: 1,820 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: None
Additional spaces and costs: East - 42 short term meters @ $1.00 per 60 mins. West - 21 short term meters @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Reserved parking location: East and west sides of Calvert Rd. at CSX/MARC RR between. Rt. 1 & Kenilworth Ave.
Reserved rate: $65

Congress Heights

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 67  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None

Deanwood

All day spaces: 194 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: None
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: North side of Minn. Ave., N.E., between. Nash Ave. and 48th St.
Reserved rate: $65

Dunn Loring-Merrifield

All day spaces: 1,326 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 30  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Median of I-66 at Gallows Rd.
Reserved rate: $65

East Falls Church

All day spaces: 422 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 33  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: 2001 N. Sycamore St.
Reserved rate: $65

Forest Glen

All day spaces: 596 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 45  (Parking available 5 am - 2 am, time limit 12 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 13 spaces metered for 12-hr. max. @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Reserved parking location: Georgia Ave. at Forest Glen Rd.
Reserved rate: $65

Fort Totten

All day spaces: 408 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 32  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: 1st Place and Galloway Streets, NE
Reserved rate: $65

Franconia-Springfield

All day spaces: 5,069 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 48  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: 97 spaces metered for 12-hr. max @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Multi-day parking: Between 15 and 17 spaces are allocated for multi-day use of up to 10 days. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no charge for multi-day parking beyond the regular fee. Access multi-day parking by entering the garage through the lower level entrance #1 and proceeding to row J of the facility. Park in spaces signed "Multi-day Parking."
Reserved parking location: Franconia-Springfield Parkway at Frontier Drive
Reserved rate: $45

Glenmont

All day spaces: 2,998 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 68  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Georgia Avenue and Layhill Road
Reserved rate: $65

Greenbelt

All day spaces: 3,399 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 201  (Parking available 5 am - 2 am, time limit 12 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: West - 28 short term metered spaces. East - 33 short term metered spaces. Oversize lot - 60 spaces. West - 104 spaces metered for 12-hr. max @ $1.00 per 60 mins. East - 33 spaces metered for 12-hr. max @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Multi-day parking: Between 15 and 17 spaces are allocated for multi-day use of up to 10 days. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no charge for multi-day parking beyond the regular fee. Access Multi-day parking by entering the parking lot through the Cherrywood Lane entrance and following signs to the spaces. Park in spaces signed "multi-day parking."
Reserved parking location: Cherrywood Ln.at CSX/MARC RR, access off exit 24 of inner loop I-495
Reserved rate: $45

Grosvenor-Strathmore

All day spaces: 1,894 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 57  (Parking available 8:30 am - 2 am, time limit 7 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 18 spaces metered for 7-hr. max. @ $1.00 per 60 mins. Parking available from 8:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Reserved parking location: East and west sides of Rockville Pike between Montrose Ave. & Tuckerman Ln.
Reserved rate: $65

Huntington

All day spaces: 3,617 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 32  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: Metro is repairing and rehabilitating the Huntington North Garage on the Huntington Ave. side of the station. Up to 150 daily parking spaces may be blocked in this garage each day during this work. Parking is available in the new Huntington III garage adjacent to this structure. This work is expected to be finished by the fall of 2012. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Multi-day parking: Between 15 and 17 spaces are allocated for multi-day use of up to 10 days. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. There is no charge for multi-day parking beyond the regular fee. Access multi-day parking by entering the Huntington III Parking Garage through the lower level entrance at Huntington Ave. at Fenwick Dr. and proceeding to Row B of the facility. Park in spaces signed "Multi-day Parking."
Reserved parking location: Huntington Ave. at Fenwick Dr., N. Kings Hwy, north of Fort Dr.
Reserved rate: $65

King St-Old Town

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 30  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None

Landover

All day spaces: 1,866 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 14  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: West side of Pennsy Dr., north of Landover Rd.
Reserved rate: $65

Largo Town Center

All day spaces: 2,200 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 141  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Near the intersection of Lottsford Road and Harry S. Truman Drive
Reserved rate: $65

Minnesota Ave

All day spaces: 333 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $3.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 20  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Minnesota Ave., north of Grant St., NE
Reserved rate: $65

Morgan Boulevard

All day spaces: 608 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 78  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Garrett A. Morgan Blvd. and Central Ave.
Reserved rate: $65

Naylor Road

All day spaces: 368 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 46  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: 3101 Branch Ave. Temple Hills, MD
Reserved rate: $65

New Carrollton

All day spaces: 3,519 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10 / $8.85*
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 97  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: East - 129 short term metered spaces. West - 20 short term metered spaces. 20 spaces metered for 12-hr. max. @ $1.00 per 60 mins. Also, there are 400 spaces at adjacent P.G. Revenue Authority garage at $85 per month.
*Note: The lower cost per day requires a valid rail trip using a SmarTrip® card originating from a station other than the one where you parked. To receive this lower rate, you must pay for your parking with the same SmarTrip® card used to enter/exit Metrorail, and must exit the parking lot within two hours of exiting Metrorail.
Reserved parking location: West of Garden City Dr., north of John Hanson Hwy., east of Harkins Rd., south of Ellin Rd.
Reserved rate: $45

Prince George's Plaza

All day spaces: 1,068 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 56  (Parking available 8:30 am - 2 am, time limit 7 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: South side of East-West Hwy., west of Belcrest Rd.
Reserved rate: $65

Rhode Island Ave-Brentwood

All day spaces: 221 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.60
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 15  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: 33 reserved parking spaces at $65 per month plus daily parking rate.
Reserved parking location:  
Reserved rate: $65

Rockville

All day spaces: 524 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 22  (Parking available 5 am - 2 am, time limit 12 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 121 spaces at the Rockville meter surface lot @ $5.00 per day or $1.00 per 60 mins. 12-hr. max.
Reserved parking location: East side of Hungerford Dr. (Rt. 355) near Park Rd.
Reserved rate: $65

Shady Grove

All day spaces: 5,745 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 76  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: East side of Frederick Rd. (Rt. 355) near Redland Ave.
Reserved rate: $45

Silver Spring

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: None
Additional spaces and costs: Metro has 716 all-day spaces at adjacent Montgomery County DOT garage at $85 per month (Info: 240/777-8740).

Southern Avenue

All day spaces: 1,980 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 46  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: 200 parking spaces metered for a maximum of 12 hours @ $1.00 per 60 mins. These spaces are available between 5a.m. and 2a.m. and are located in the Kiss and Ride lot on the upper level of the Southern Avenue Parking Garage.
Reserved parking location: 1141 Southern Avenue, Temple Hills, MD
Reserved rate: $65

Suitland

All day spaces: 1,890 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 61  (Parking available 5 am - 2 am, time limit 12 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 114 spaces metered for 12-hr. max @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Reserved parking location: 4500 Silver Hill Road, Temple Hills, MD
Reserved rate: $65

Takoma

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 58  (Parking available in section B 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am, in section D 10 am - 2 pm)
Additional spaces and costs: 58 Kiss & Ride parking spaces available between 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am. Additional spaces and costs: 88 spaces (Section D) available from 10 am - 2 am @ $1.00 per 60 mins.

Tenleytown-AU

All day spaces: None
Cost/day: N/A
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 17  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None

Twinbrook

All day spaces: 1,097 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10 / $8.60*
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 38  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
*Note: The lower cost per day requires a valid rail trip using a SmarTrip® card originating from a station other than the one where you parked. To receive this lower rate, you must pay for your parking with the same SmarTrip® card used to enter/exit Metrorail, and must exit the parking lot within two hours of exiting Metrorail.
Reserved parking location: One block east of Rockville Pike between Halpine Rd. and Twinbrook Pkwy.
Reserved rate: $45

Van Dorn Street

All day spaces: 361 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards only
Short-term metered spaces: 46  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am)
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Van Dorn Street and Eisenhower Ave.
Reserved rate: $65

Vienna/Fairfax-GMU

All day spaces: 5,169 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 71  (Parking available in section B 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am, in section D 10 am - 2 pm)
Additional spaces and costs: North Kiss & Ride - 45 short term metered spaces. South Kiss & Ride - 26 short term metered spaces. 101 spaces metered for 12-hr. max @ $1.00 per 60 mins. 17 spaces metered for 7-hr. max. @ $1.00 per 60 mins. Parking available from 8:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Reserved parking location: 2900 Nutley St.
Reserved rate: $65

West Falls Church-VT/UVA

All day spaces: 2,009 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 45  (Parking available 8:30 am - 3:30 pm and 7 pm - 2 am, time limit eight hours at West Falls Church greentops)
Additional spaces and costs: 68 spaces on access road, metered for 12-hour maximum, @ $1.00 per 60 mins.
Reserved parking location: Median of I-66, off Haycock Rd. east of Leesburg Pike
Reserved rate: $65

West Hyattsville

All day spaces: 453 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: 80  (Parking available 8:30 am - 2 am, time limit 7 hours)
Additional spaces and costs: 71 spaces metered for 12-hr. max. @ $1.00 per 60 mins. Parking available 8:30 a.m. to 2 a.m
Reserved parking location: Ager Road and Hamilton Street
Reserved rate: $65

Wheaton

All day spaces: 977 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.35
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: None
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: Georgia Ave. at Reedie Dr.
Reserved rate: $65

White Flint

All day spaces: 1,270 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $5.10 / $8.60*
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: None
Additional spaces and costs: Metrorail daily parking is available at the parking lot east of Rockville Pike on Marinelli Road. There is a Kiss & Ride lot at this location as well. There is a curbside Taxi Stand on Marinelli Road outside of the Station. Obey signage along Marinelli Road in front of the Station identifying No Stopping and No Standing areas. Pick-up and Drop-off is permitted in the No Parking Zone along the curb immediately in front of the parking garage on Marinelli Road.
*Note: The lower cost per day requires a valid rail trip using a SmarTrip® card originating from a station other than the one where you parked. To receive this lower rate, you must pay for your parking with the same SmarTrip® card used to enter/exit Metrorail, and must exit the parking lot within two hours of exiting Metrorail.
Reserved parking location: East side of Rockville Pike at Marinelli Rd.
Reserved rate: $65

Wiehle-Reston East

All day spaces: 2,300 (Fees collected upon exit, 10:30 am to Metrorail system closing)
Cost/day: $4.85
Payment: SmarTrip® cards and credit cards
Short-term metered spaces: None
Additional spaces and costs: None
Reserved parking location: 11389 Reston Station Boulevard, Reston, VA
Reserved rate: $65


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