Travel to TCU

A list of local hotel accommodations can be found on the TCU Admissions website.  Please note that their list represents just a sampling of the many hotels available to guests to the Fort Worth area.  Hotels that are linked on their site may offer discounts to TCU students and their families.  Please contact hotels directly for information on rates and availability.

For driving directions and maps, as well as information about connecting from Dallas Love Field and DFW International Airport to the TCU campus, please visit the TCU Admissions website.

Friday and Sunday
Prior to 5:00pm on Friday, guests may park in any non-reserved student, Faculty/Staff, or visitor lot. From 5:00-8:00pm on Friday and all day Sunday, guests may park in any white-lined space in a student, Faculty/Staff, or visitor lot, including non-24-hour reserved areas. Please refrain from parking in Health Center, Hall Director, or 24-hour reserved spots.

Please note that game day relocation enforcement begins at 8:00pm on Friday. Failure to relocate your vehicle will result in a $200 fine. Overnight parking for participants is allowed in any open and available lot on the east side of campus.

Campus Parking Map


TCU game day parking regulations will be in place on Saturday. For information specifically about parking, please see the map and parking options below. You can also view our printable gameday parking map by clicking the button below.

Gameday Parking Map


Free shuttle service is available from all remote parking lots listed, beginning 3 hours prior to kickoff. The last shuttle will depart from Amon G. Carter Stadium 1 hour after the conclusion of the game.

Free Parking with Shuttles

Doxology Bible Church – 4805 Arborlawn Drive
Travis Avenue Baptist Church – 800 West Berry Street

Paid Parking with Shuttles

University United Methodist Church – 2416 West Berry Street
St. Stephen’s Presbyterian Church – 2700 McPherson Avenue
Paschal High School – 3001 Forest Park Boulevard

Handicapped/ADA parking is available for $20 per space. A valid state issued handicapped hangtag or license plate will be required for entry into the designated ADA parking garage, which is in the Lot 5 Garage (LaDainian Tomlinson lot). It is located at the corner of West Cantey Street and Stadium Drive. Parking is limited, so ADA eligible fans are encouraged to arrive early.

Donor parking lots open 5 hours prior to kickoff and close 3 hours after the game for games starting before 2:30pm. For games starting at 2:30pm or later, lots must be cleared 90 minutes after the game or by 11pm (whichever comes first, due to city ordinance).

One pass equals one parking space. If parking space is used for tailgating equipment (tent, grill, etc.) a parking pass for that space must be displayed.


Family Weekend participants are invited to experience one thing that makes TCU so unique – our hometown of Fort Worth. Visitors to the city have the opportunity to experience the great American West, rich arts and culinary treasures, and the top-rated downtown in America.  For more information about things to see and do in Fort Worth, please click HERE.

During your visit, be sure to check out these memorable areas.

  • Downtown Ft. Worth District: One of the most exciting and pedestrian-friendly downtown areas in the nation.
  • Historic Stockyards District: This down-home district boasts 15 square blocks of tradition, nightlife, family fun and great shopping.
  • Cultural District: The Fort Worth Cultural District features five internationally-recognized museums in a beautiful park-like setting.
  • Near Southside District: An eclectic area offering a variety of unique, locally owned, “unchained” dining and shopping.
  • TCU District: Surrounded by mature oak trees, TCU campus is nestled in the heart of the city—between quiet neighbors and bustling eateries. Where Horned Frogs play, live, work and shop.

There are a number of eating establishments on campus available to Family Weekend participants. We encourage you to explore these or the many other outstanding dining options available in Fort Worth.

For more information about on-campus dining options, including locations and hours, please visit TCU Dining Services.