News Update: The Walnut East Parking Lot will be closed Friday, September 9 at 11 pm through Monday, September 11 at midnight. Parking will be available in the Walnut West and Market Street lots. Learn more.

  • Arrive at the Waterfront

Planning to visit the Waterfront? We have you covered with options beyond driving and parking that will help you arrive in no time. Whether you stroll on foot, cruise in by bike via the Delaware River Trail, or hop on public transit we look forward to welcoming you.

See below for the simplest, most cost-effective, and environmentally friendly ways to kick off your day or wind down your evenings on the Delaware River Waterfront.

On your journey or once you arrive, let us know on social media using the hashtag #ArriveAtTheWaterfront.


The Destinations


Arrive via Public Transit

Arrive at any or all of your favorite Waterfront destinations by one of these modes of public transportation:


Arrive by Foot or on Wheels

You can also access any or all of your favorite Waterfront destinations by foot or skateboard, rollerblade, or bike (Indego Bike Share locations at Columbus Boulevard and Race Street; Delaware River Street and Penn Street; and Foglietta Plaza and Dock Street) via the Delaware River Trail, which runs 3.3 miles from Pier 70 in South Philadelphia to Penn Treaty Park in Fishtown, including interim trail segments between Tasker Street and Washington Avenue. Download the Trail Map!



Arrive by Car

If you arrive by car, we have you covered there, too. Learn more about our parking options below:

The parking fee is a  $20 daily flat rate for all lots. Parking lots accept cash or credit cards. Please note that parking rates are subject to change. Tailgating is not permitted in any of the lots.

DRWC is committed to providing a safe and comfortable experience for all patrons. Each parking lot has parking for patrons with a valid handicap license plate or other authorized identification. Spots are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please note, that oversized vehicles are double the posted parking rate for that day and are subject to availability. 

Monthly Parking 
24-hour monthly parking permits are available for the Market/Walnut Street and Lombard Street lots for 24-hour access, 7 days a week.

For monthly parking permit inquiries and assistance, please call Yolanda Young at 215-629-3210 or email yyoung@drwc.org.

On your journey or once you arrive, let us know on  FacebookInstagram, and Twitter using the hashtag #ArriveAtTheWaterfront.

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The Waterfront Starts Here

Planning to visit the Waterfront? We have you covered with options beyond driving and parking that will help you arrive in no time. Whether you stroll on foot, cruise in by bike via the Delaware River Trail, or hop on public transit we look forward to welcoming you. Learn more!