Woodbridge (Virginia)

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Woodbridge is a town in Prince William County and suburb of Washington, D.C., best known for the Potomac Mills shopping mall.


Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

Woodbridge is just off I-95, in the Washington DC - Richmond corridor, with the main drag along US-1.

By train[edit]

The Woodbridge Amtrak station offers train service to/from Washington, D.C. at Union Station, but you'll pretty much need a taxi/car from there, as the US-1 bus routes are limited service, and this area is spread out and not pedestrian-friendly.

By bus[edit]

From Washington, DC[edit]

OmniRide and Metro Direct [1] are bus services that run between Woodbridge, including the Potomac Mills shopping mall, and Washington, DC metro stations.

Get around[edit]




The primary reason that travelers go to Woodbridge is to go shopping at Potomac Mills.

  • Potomac Mills2700 Potomac Mills Circle (just off I-95). M-Sa 10AM-9PM, Su 11AM-6PM. Anchored by Sears, Costco, Marshalls, Bloomingdales, TJ Maxx, Burlington Coat Factory, Nordstrom Rack, and JCPenney.


Woodbridge is home to one of the D.C. area's only two Chicano communities, and is a great place to get some Mexican food.

  • Ricos Tacos Moya13948 US-1 +1 703 499-8602. Disproportionately Mexican clientele and only one server who really speaks English (the daughter), and some incredible food. Highlights are the tacos themselves and the menudo, which is not available every day. They also serve the rare-to-D.C. micheladas—beer with spices, salt rim, and often tabasco sauce and clam juice (clamada). They're a lot of fun.



  • Hampton Inn1240 Annapolis Way +1 703-490-2300.
  • Quality Inn1109 Horner Road +1 703-494-0300.
  • Best Western14619 Potomac Mills Road.
  • Country Inn & Suites by Carlson2621 Prince William Parkway.
  • Potomac Mills Courtyard by Marriott14300 Crossing Place.
  • Potomac Mills Residence Inn by Marriott14301 Crossing Place.
  • SpringHill Suites14325 Crossing Place.
  • Days Inn16925 Old Stage Road.
  • EconoLodge17005 Dumfries Road.
  • WyteStone Suites Potomac Mills14525 Gideon Drive.


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Routes through Woodbridge
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