RFK Stadium

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RFK Stadium
2400 East Capitol St, SE
Washington, DC 20003

Please see the information below for details about parking at RFK Stadium for D.C. United matches. You will also find a parking map designed to help you locate the best parking options for your visit.

Fees

  • Cars - $20 per vehicle
  • Buses, limos, and RVs - $45 per vehicle. These vehicles are allowed in Lots 3 and 7 ONLY

Policies

  • The stadium's parking lots open four hours before the start of a home game.
  • Full Season Ticket Member parking is available in parking lots 3, 4, 5 and 8.
  • Half Season Ticket Member parking is available in parking lots 3 and 8.
  • Buses, limos and RVs must parking in lots 7 or 3.
  • No in-and-out parking.
  • Overnight parking is prohibited.
  • All parking lots will be cleared no later than one hour after the end of the match.
  • No charcoal barbecues; only approved gas/ propane units allowed.
  • No selling or soliciting of any items at any time in the parking lots.

There are a variety of ways to get to RFK Stadium. See below for specific information relating to getting here.

Driving:

From I-395 to Lot 8. Please note that Barney Circle (back entrance) to Lot 8 will be closed all season.

  • From Virginia, follow 395 North, across the Potomac River, for approximately three miles.
  • Bear to right to get on 695 (SE Freeway)
  • Take the 1C exit to 11th st SE
  • Turn left onto 11th St. SE (towards the Capitol)
  • Turn right onto Independence Ave
  • Independence Ave will lead to parking lot entrances 

From I-66 and Constitution Avenue

  • From Virginia, follow Constitution East past the Capitol to Maryland Avenue
  • Turn left on Maryland and go two blocks to Stanton Square
  • At Stanton Square, turn right onto Massachusetts Avenue
  • Continue on Massachusetts to Lincoln Park (at 12th Street)
  • Go around Lincoln Park to East Capitol Street and turn right onto East Capitol
  • Follow East Capitol to stadium

From I-270

  • From Maryland, follow I-270 to I-495 (Capital Beltway)
  • Proceed east on the beltway (towards Silver Spring)
  • Continue to the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (south)
  • Bear left onto 295
  • Exit onto East Capitol Street

From I-95

  • From Maryland, follow I-95 to I-495 (Capital Beltway)
  • Proceed east on the beltway (towards Richmond)
  • Continue to the Baltimore-Washington Parkway (south)
  • Bear left onto 295
  • Exit onto East Capitol Street

  • From Virginia, follow I-95/I-495 over the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (Potomac River)
  • Take the first exit in Maryland to I-295
  • Remain on DC-295 when it splits to I-695 and DC 295
  • Take the second exit onto Pennsylvania Ave (West)
  • Cross the Anacostia River and make a right at the first traffic light onto Barney Circle
  • Turn left at the 3-way stop onto 17th St. SE
  • At the traffic light, turn right onto Potomac Ave. SE
  • At the stop sign turn left onto 19th St. SE
  • At the second traffic light, turn right onto Independence Avenue
  • Independence Ave will lead to parking lot entrances

MetroRail:

  • RFK Stadium is located on the Blue and Orange lines of Washington D.C.’s MetroRail system, at the Stadium/Armory station
  • Take the Metro to the Blue or Orange line to Stadium/Armory station. There are four main transfer points to the Blue or Orange lines: Metro Center, L’Enfant Plaza, King Street, and Pentagon stations
  • For a list of “Park and Ride” Metro locations or more information, please visit www.wmata.com

MetroBus & DC Circulator:

The MetroBus runs to the Stadium Armory Metro Station from a variety of locations. The following buses run to the Stadium/Armory stop:

  • 96
  • 97 via Union Station
  • D6 (major route, every 30 minutes)
  • B2 (major route, every 30 minutes to Mount Rainer)

Bicycling

  • RFK Stadium is bike friendly. From a Capital BikeShare location at the Stadium/Armory Metro stop, to bike stands located around the stadium grounds, D.C. United supports those who chose biking as their form of transportation.

Taxis

  • Taxis are available to and from RFK stadium on game days. Taxis are instructed to park near Lot 3, across East Capitol Street from Main Gate.

Buses and Limousine

  • Buses and limousines are welcome in the parking lots of RFK stadium. Buses and limos are directed to lot 6 and 7 during all D.C. United games and are subject to a $45 parking fee.

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