Types of Transportation Available to Campus
CUE Bus- free for students with I.D., takes you around the city of Fairfax, METRO Bus-takes you around Northern Virginia, Washington D.C. and Maryland. Closest airports are Washington Dulles and Reagan National airport. Free campus shuttle to Vienna metro station.
Driving Instructions to Campus
From points north on I-95, take exit 27 (I-495 West), then follow the directions "From the Capital Beltway (I-495)." From points south on I-95, take exit 160B (Route 123 North) at Lake Ridge/Occoquan. Follow Route 123 north for approximately 15 miles to Braddock Road. Turn right on Braddock Road. At first signal, turn left on Roanoke River Road. Bear right at the fork in the road. Take your first left onto Mason Pond Drive to the Parking Deck, the last building on your right. An information kiosk is located outside the third level of the deck to help navigate the campus. From Washington DC and Arlingoton take Route 50 west to I-495 South (Capital Beltway) toward Richmond. Take exit 54, Braddock Road West (Route 620), and take the westbound fork. Follow Braddock Road West for approximately 6 miles. Pass the first entrance to the University and turn right at the next light at Roanoke River Road. Bear right at the fork in the road; turn left on Mason Pond Drive; parking is available in the Parking Deck, the last building on the right. An information kiosk is located outside the third level of the deck to help navigate the campus. Also from Washington DC and Arlington, take exit 60 at Route 123 South, Chain Bridge Road. Follow Route 123 through the City of Fairfax, and turn left at University Drive. Take your first right at Occoquan River Lane. Turn right at the stop sign onto Patriot Circle. At the pond, bear left to stay on Patriot Circle. Take your first left on Mason Pond Drive to the Parking Deck, the last building on your right. An information kiosk is located outside the third level of the deck to help navigate the campus. For more information please visit http://www.gmu.edu/gmu/Directions-to-GMU.html
The following are hotels located in Fairfax: .9 miles from GMU is Bailiwick Inn (4023 Chain Bridge Road, 800-366-7666); Best Western (3535 Chain Bridge Road, 800-780-7234); Candlewood Suites Hotel (11400 Random Hills Rd., 703-359-4490); Comfort Inn (11180 Main Street, 800-228-5150); Courtyard by Marriott - Fair Oaks (11220 Lee Jackson Hwy., 800) 321-2211); Econo Lodge (9700 Lee Highway, 703-273-1160); Extended Stay America (12055 Lee Jackson Hwy, 800-398-7829); Hampton Inn (10860 Lee Highway, 800-426-7866); Holiday Inn - Fair Oaks (11787 Lee Jackson Hwy, 800-HOLIDAY); Homestead Village - Fair Oaks (12104 Monument Drive, 888-STAYHSD); Hyatt - Fair Lakes (12777 Fair Lakes Circle,800-233-1234); Residence Inn-Fair Lakes (12815 Fair Lakes Pkwy, 800-331-3131); Sierra Suites
(3997 Fair Ridge Dr., 800-4SIERRA); 2.2 miles away is Wellesley Inn (10327 Lee Highway, 703-359-2888)