Fairfax (/ˈfɛər.fæks/ FAIR-faks), colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, Historic Fairfax, City of Fairfax, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. As of 2015, the population was 24,013. The City of Fairfax is an enclave within Fairfax County. However, Fairfax County is a separate political entity. The City of Fairfax, and the area immediately surrounding the historical border of the City of Fairfax, also officially designated by Fairfax County as "Fairfax", both comprise the county seat of Fairfax County. Situated in Northern Virginia, City of Fairfax is part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. City of Fairfax is 16 miles (26 kilometers) southwest of Washington, D.C. Washington Metro's Orange Line serves Fairfax through its Vienna Station. CUE Bus and Metrobus operate in Fairfax. George Mason University (GMU), Virginia's largest public institution, is located in south of the City of Fairfax. In 2013, 33,917 students attended GMU. Virginia International University, an international school, is situated in Fairfax. Wikipedia
Explore popular vacation packages for , and kick-start your vacation planning for free. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at .
Explore the best travel planner for your visit to Fairfax and create a flawless plan in few simple steps!