Turn By Turn Directions to the Detroit Princess Riverboat
Directions to the Parking Garage at COBO ROOFTOP DECK and to the Boat
If you want to use your GPS, we recommend using the addresses. For the parking garage: 625 West Congress St. Detroit, Michigan. For the boat dock: 1 Civic Center Dr, Detroit, Michigan. The directions below are quicker and easier to use.
Due to weekend construction please follow these directions..
I-94/Westbound I-94/ Eastbound I-96, Northbound I-75, Southbound I-75 and I-10 South:
These directions are for parking:
Take your selected freeway toward downtown, stay on your freeway until you see signs for I-375 South. The easiest and fastest way is to stay on your freeway until you get to I-375 South freeway. Take I-375 all the way into the city. I-375 becomes Jefferson West. Move over into the right two lanes and take Jefferson until it dead ends into Cobo Hall Conference Center. Turn right onto Washington Blvd then immediately turn left on to Congress St. Stay in the right lane on Congress and proceed to the entrance to the Cobo Rooftop garage which is at 625 West Congress.
Once on the roof, park as close as you can to the river. There is an elevator that will take you down to the river and you will see the boat as you walk out the doors of Cobo Hall.
These directions are for dropping guests off at the boat before parking
Use the same directions as above except once on Jefferson you will need to do a U-turn at Washington Blvd then immediately turn right on to Bates Street. Once on Bates take next right on to the riverfront. You will pass under Hart Plaza. The boat is on your left after you exit the tunnel.
Once you have dropped off your guests you proceed back the way you came to Jefferson. You need to do a Michigan left on Jefferson. Once you have turned left move to the right two lanes and proceed toward Cobo Hall. Turn right at Cobo on to Washington Blvd then left onto Congress. Stay in right lane and proceed to Cobo Rooftop Parking. Once on the roof park all the way toward the river, there is an elevator that will take you down to the river and you will see the boat as you walk out the doors of Cobo Hall.