Map and Directions to National Harbor, Maryland

National Harbor Map

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This map of National Harbor shows its location along the Potomac River in Oxon Hill, Maryland. The neighborhood is located in Prince George's County and is near Washington D.C. and Alexandria, Virginia. It is directly accessible from the Capital Beltway (I-495), I-95, I-295, and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge. The Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center, a 41.7-acre hotel and conference facility, is the cornerstone of the development of National Harbor. Tanger Outlets National Harbor are located on Oxon Hill Road, which is northeast of National Harbor.

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Driving Directions to National Harbor

Night in National Harbor, Maryland

 

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The best way to get to National Harbor is by car. There is no direct Metro station within walking distance. The resort is accessible by  Metrobus, The closest Metro stations are King Street (Alexandria-Yellow Line) and Southern Avenue (Maryland-Green Line). From King Street, take the NH2 Bus. From Southern Ave, take the NH1 Bus. You can also take a water taxi to National Harbor from Alexandria.

  • From Downtown, D.C.:
    • Take I-395 North toward I-295
    • Continue straight onto I-295 South to Maryland
    • Take the exit toward Oxon Hill Rd.
    • Take Exit 1B toward MD-210 N
    • Arrive at National Harbor
  • From Virginia:
    • Take I-495 East to 95 South toward Baltimore
    • Cross the Woodrow Wilson Bridge into Maryland
    • Take Exit 2A
    • Arrive at National Harbor
  • From Maryland:
    • Take I-495 South to I-95 South toward Richmond
    • Take Exit 1B
    • Arrive at National Harbor
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Driving Directions to MGM Casino

Exterior view of the MGM National Harbor at the night of its grand opening on December 8, 2016.
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The MGM National Harbor Hotel and Casino is located just off of Harborview Avenue west of the waterfront.

  • From Washington, D.C.:
    • Take I-395 North toward I-295
    • Continue straight onto I-295 South to Maryland
    • Take the exit toward Oxon Hill Rd.
    • Take Exit 1B toward MD-210 N
    • Follow signage to the resort
  • From Virginia:
    • Take I-495 North to Exit 2A–2B to National Harbor
    • Keep left and follow signs for Harborview Ave.
    • Stay on Harborview Ave.
    • Follow signage to the resort
  • From Maryland:
    • Take I-495 South to Exit 3 toward MD-210 Indian Head
    • Merge onto MD-414 Oxon Hill Rd.
    • Follow signage to the resort
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Driving Directions to Tanger Outlets National Harbor

Tanger Outlets National Harbor
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If following directions to National Harbor, follow the signs to the Plateau, exiting left to Harborview Avenue and following the road to Oxon Hill Road. The Outlets are located straight ahead at the intersection of Harborview Avenue and Oxon Hill Road.

  • From Washington D.C.:
    • Take I-395 North toward I-295
    • Continue straight onto I-295 South to Maryland
    • Take the exit toward Oxon Hill Rd.
    • The Outlets will be on the left
  • From Virginia:
    • Take I-495 North to Exit 3B toward MD-210 N/Forest Heights
    • Turn right onto MD-414 W/Oxon Hill Rd.
    • The Outlets will be on the left
  • From Maryland:
    • Take I-495 South to Exit 3 toward MD-210 Indian Head
    • Merge onto MD-414 Oxon Hill Rd
    • The Outlets will be on the left
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Parking

Nighttime view of the street and cars parked at the National Harbor in Maryland.
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Use a map to examine the layout of National Harbor and the surrounding roads: the Capital Beltway (I-495), I-95, I-295, and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (which crosses the Potomac to Alexandria, Virginia.

Parking

In addition to metered street parking, National Harbor has three public parking garages that are open 24 hours.

  • Fleet Garage: Fleet Street & Potomac Passage
  • Mariner Garage: Waterfront Street & Mariner Passage
  • St. George Garage: St. George Boulevard & Waterman Passage

The Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center has its own parking garage and valet parking available.

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