Travel Information

Parking Information

You will be parking in the Large Commuter Parking Lot on campus. The lot is located on Gale Lemerand Drive just south of Museum Road. You will be parking in the large, uncovered lot just south of Parking Garage V (five). (View Campus Map)

Driving Directions to Large Commuter Lot

From I-75

  1. Take Exit 384 (Archer Rd.) and travel east.
  2. Make a left onto Gale Lemerand Drive and enter the University of Florida campus.
  3. Continue traveling north on Gale Lemerand Drive about a quarter of a mile and the Large Commuter Lot will be on your left hand side.

Note: Park in the uncovered spaces, not in the garage.

From I-95

  1. Take I-10 West to Exit 343 (US 301 South, Baldwin Exit).
  2. Take US 301 South for approximately 37 miles and merge onto Florida State Road 24 West for another 14 miles.
  3. Turn right onto Florida State Road 26 (University Avenue).
  4. Turn left onto Gale Lemerand Drive (between Ben Hill Griffin Stadium and the O'Connell Center).
  5. Travel south on Gale Lemerand Drive about a half mile and the Large Commuter Lot will be on your right hand side.

Note: Park in the uncovered spaces, not in the garage.

Directions from Large Commuter Lot to the Reitz Union

  1. Exit Large Commuter Lot and turn left onto Gale Lemerand Drive.
  2. Make an immediate right onto Museum Road (the first stoplight).
  3. The J. Wayne Reitz Union (connected to the Welcome Center and Bookstore) will be on your left.

GPS Directions: 686 Museum Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Directions from Large Commuter Lot to Jennings Hall

  1. Exit the Large Commuter Lot and turn left onto Gale Lemerand Drive.
  2. Make an immediate right onto Museum Road.
  3. Stay on Museum Road through two traffic lights.
  4. Jennings Hall will be on the right.
  5. Make your second right onto the Jennings service drive.

Note: You will need to enter Jennings Hall from the front/northwest door facing Museum Road.

GPS Directions: 1515 Museum Rd., Gainesville, FL 32611

Air

Gainesville Regional Airport serves the Gainesville metropolitian and surrounding areas with flights from American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and US Airways.

Jacksonville International and Orlando International Airports are both approximately a 2 hour drive from the University of Florida campus.

Train

Amtrak has a station serving the Gainesville metropolitian area approximately 14 miles northeast of the University of Florida campus, in the city of Waldo. There is a bus stop for Amtrak's connecting services in downtown Gainesville approximately 14 blocks east of campus.

Bus

Greyhound has a station serving the Gainesville metropolitian area located approximately 33 blocks northeast of the University of Florida campus.