Parking Garage


The Sophia Street Parking Garage located at the corner of Sophia and Wolfe Street, provides 297 parking spaces in historic downtown Fredericksburg. It is within easy walking distance of key downtown points such as the train station, visitor’s center, and courts. Many shops and fine restaurants are just a block away.

Hours of Operation

  • 24 / 7

The garage is served by a parking attendant:

  • Monday through Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Sunday / Holidays: 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The garage access and payment system is fully automated. Attendants are not needed for patrons to use the garage. Convenient payment stations are located near the entrance.


The parking garage office is located the in the Executive Plaza (the adjacent building) on the second floor. Call 540-371-8542 for questions. The Executive Plaza is located at:
601 Caroline Street
Suite 200A
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Parking Rates

**Daily/Weekend Rates Do Not Apply when parking for multiple days**

Now the first 4 hours are now FREE.

Effective February 24, 2020

Day and TimeCost
1st Four HoursFree
Each Additional Hour$1
Maximum Day$8
Night (5 p.m. to 8 a.m.)
1st Four HoursFree
1st Four HoursFree
Each Additional Hour$1
Maximum to 24 Hours$2
Early Bird Discount (Eliminated)
1st Four HoursFree
Each Additional Hour$1
Monthly Pass
Non-City Residents$100
City Residents$75

For more information about obtaining a monthly parking pass, see the Monthly Parking Agreement.

Lost Tickets: If you lose your parking ticket, you’ll be charged $50

Special Events: Rates may differ for special events

Downtown Parking Map (PDF)

Public Transit

FRED transit will drop off and pick up passengers from the parking garage on Route F5 (PDF) "The Downtown Loop".