George Mason University

Coming to Campus

Aerial view of the Fairfax Campus

An aerial view of Fairfax Campus in the Fall.

Many roads lead to Mason.

Got tickets to a show? A conference? College Fair? If you need directions, a place to park or a place to stay, you’ve come to the right place.

George Mason University is easily accessible by plane, car, train and bus. Our closest airports are Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan National Airport, and we are easily accessible by public transportation. Free shuttle buses help you get to the nearest Metro station in Vienna, Virginia, (for our Fairfax Campus) or one of our other campuses.

Our Arlington Campus is within walking distance of the Virginia Square-GMU stop on the Orange Line.

Park it here.

We don’t want you driving in circles. Every campus provides ample indoor and outdoor parking for a modest fee.

Get a room.

Staying overnight? Check out a list of hotels close to the Fairfax Campus. They’ll have listings of area attractions and great local restaurants. Some even offer special rates for Mason visitors and guests, so be sure to ask. You can also search places to stay near our campuses in Arlington and Manassas.