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Directions

MEC
6699 Springfield Center Drive
Springfield, VA 22150-1913

By Metro

The MEC is very accessible by Metro; the Franconia-Springfield metro station is the closest stop. The Fairfax Connector Shuttle Bus Routes 331/332 will pick you up from the Metro and drop you off at the MEC and vice-versa. Bus schedules can be found here. If you need more information about the Fairfax Connector, please (703) 339-7200.

By Car:

If you are driving to the MEC please plan accordingly:

  • From Washington DC:
    Take I-395 towards Richmond. Merge onto I-95. Take the VA-644 E/I S exit towards Franconia Road/ Franconia. Keep right onto Loisdale Road. Turn left onto Springfield Center Drive. The MEC will be on your left in approximately 1/4 mile.
  • From Woodbridge:
    Take the I-95 North ramp toward Washington DC. Merge onto I-95N. Take the 169 A-B (VA-644) exits towards Franconia Road/ Franconia. Turn slight right onto Loisdale road. Turn left onto Springfield Center Drive. The MEC will be on your left in approximately 1/4 mile.
  • From Western Areas:
    Take Rt. 66 East to the Fairfax County Parkway (Rt. 7100) south towards Springfield.  The Fairfax County Parkway will turn into the Springfield Parkway.  Take the Frontier Drive/Springfield Metro exit.  At the bottom of the exit ramp turn left onto Frontier Drive.  Go two stop lights and turn left on Springfield Mall Road.  Go two stop lights and turn left on Loisdale Drive.  Go approximately one-half mile and turn left on Springfield Center Drive (look for 12 foot tall blue and white sign that says Business Park).  Go approximately 1/4 mile and the MEC will be on your left.
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Parking Rate
There is a five-level parking garage adjacent to the Medical Education Campus. Visitors’ parking is located on the first floor, with additional parking on the fifth floor if needed.

Visitors
The cost to park is $1.00 per hour per car up to $8.00 for the day. Please pay all parking fees to the cashier upon exiting the garage.