Parking and transit

SFU Surrey campus is accessible by transit and car, and provides a variety of parking options for students and visitors.  


Public transit and Park and Ride locations are available near the campus.

See Getting to SFU Surrey for directions to the campus.


Student parking

SFU Surrey provides a limited number of parking stalls for students and is assigned via lottery each semester. Effective September 1st, the cost is $167.00 per semester ($128.27 + 24% translink + 5% GST) and parking is restricted to levels P3 and P4 in the West Parkade at Central City Mall.

Apply for a parking pass prior to the beginning of each semester.

Faculty and staff parking

Faculty and staff parking is available to full-time faculty and staff through facilities. Parking is typically valid for one calendar year (May 1 to April 30); however, arrangements can be made for partial year options, by the semester or by day. Contact 778-782-7496 or email for details and pricing.

Visitor parking

Vehicles with valid paid parking are authorized to park near the campus. Central City Mall parking is for retail shoppers only.

Visitor parking is available on level P5 for guests coming to SFU Surrey for lectures and special events. The pay meters accept coins or credit cards. There is also a Pay By Phone option. Instructions are posted at the pay meter.

There are other paid parking lots in the vicinity of SFU Surrey available for visitors to use:

  • Safeway at 104 Avenue and King George Boulevard
  • 7-11 & CIBC at 102 Avenue and King George Boulevard
  • City Hall at 104 Avenue and University Drive
  • Roller Rink at City Parkway and 102 Avenue

These lots are public and SFU takes no responsibility for these lots.

Electric vehicle charging stations 

The closest station to SFU Surrey is on the rooftop parkade. The stations have view screens with step by step instructions. The electric charge is free and parking is allowed in that spot for up to 3 hours. Additional details on ChargePoint and how to use the charger are available at Charge Point or 1-888-758-4389.