Flying to Fairfax? The main airports in the area are Dulles International Airport, Davison AAF, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. We recommend looking up how to get to your accommodation beforehand so that you can have a stress-free, comfortable trip. There are several universities local to Fairfax, such as American University, George Mason University, Howard University. If you're a prospective student, find out which one offers the best course in your area of interest, and then look for a room nearby. There are plenty of great museums to visit in Fairfax such as United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, International Spy Museum. With so many choices, you'll never be hard-pressed to find something that interests you. Bring a friend along and make a day out of it. Fairfax has great transport links: benefit from train services to thousands of destinations from the nearby Amtrak Station - ALX, Dunn Loring-Merrifield, Amtrak Station (Auto Train) - LOR. The trains will take you to all major cities if you want to plan a getaway for the weekend.