Parking and Transit

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


Student parking

SFU Surrey provides a limited number of parking stalls for students and is assigned via lottery each semester. The cost is $167.00 per semester ($128.27 + 24% translink + 5% GST) and parking is restricted to the P3 level of the Central City Mall parkade.

Eligibility: Prior to entering the lottery, you must be registered for classes at the Surrey campus for the semester you are applying for. You can apply for a parking pass prior to the beginning of each semester.

More information on Student Parking Lottery

Faculty and staff parking

Permanent and continuing staff may purchase a permit through payroll deduction. Fill out the form linked below and then email it to The cost per month (taxes included) are:

  • SRYC: $25/month (park in P3 level of Central City Parkade)
  • SRYE: $100/month (underneath SRYE building - card/fob must be programmed for access)

Visitor Parking

Central City Mall parking is for retail shoppers only. 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
  • North Surrey Recreation Centre
  • 10240 City Parkway
  • 10294 City Parkway

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


SFU Surrey is located close to the Surrey Central Skytrain station and is accessible by a number of busses and Park and Ride options. Visit the Translink website for routes and schedules.

Visit Translink website

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 on the ChargePoint website or by calling 1-888-758-4389.

Visit ChargePoint website