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Lorton Customer Service Center

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  • More than 30 other transactions may be conducted online.

click here for important notices regarding this office Important Office Notices:
  •  Motorcycle road exams are not conducted at this location. Please visit Woodbridge, Stafford or Franconia.
  •  E-ZPass and E-ZPass Flex sold here.
  •  HAZMAT background check applications and fingerprinting are at this location.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Note: No tickets for testing will be issued 30 minutes before closing.

Contact Information:

  • 7714 Gunston Plaza
    Lorton, VA 22079
  • Telephone: (804) 497-7100
  • Fax:703-339-1450

Planning Your Visit

Be sure to allow plenty of time to complete your transaction. Actual wait times may vary depending on services requested and do not include time prior to receipt of queuing ticket. For optimal service, the best times to visit DMV are in the middle of the month, middle of the week. See more tips for being prepared for your visit to DMV.

What Do I Need to Bring

For driver licensing, speed your visit to an office by determining the documents you will need to bring with you

Applying for a Driver's License
Titling a Vehicle
Average Wait Times as of 10:39:44 AM
     Lorton   43 Minutes and 05 Seconds
Nearby Alternatives
     Woodbridge   34 Minutes and 09 Seconds
     Franconia   26 Minutes and 22 Seconds


From I-95 North: Merge onto Route 1 North/Richmond Highway via Exit 161 toward Ft. Belvoir. Go 2.8 miles and turn left into Gunston Plaza Shopping Center. DMV is located in a storefront in the shopping center.

From I-95 south. Merge onto Route 7100 South/ Fairfax County Parkway Exit 166A toward Newington and Fort Belvoir. Turn slight right onto ramp. Turn right onto Telegraph Road/Route 611 South. Turn right onto Richmond Highway/Route 1. Turn right into Gunston Plaza. DMV is located in a storefront in the shopping center.

From Alexandria: Take Bulah Road/ Route 613 South. Turn right onto Telegraph Road South/ Route 611 South. Turn right onto Richmond Highway/Route 1. Turn right into Gunston Plaza Shopping Center. DMV is located in a storefront in the shopping center.

For bus information contact Metro Bus (703) 637-7000 or Fairfax Connector (703) 339-7200


Wheelchair available upon request at the Information Counter Wheelchair available upon request at the Information Counter.


DMV is committed to providing our customers the best service possible. DMV takes numerous measures to ensure our customer service centers (CSC) comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and that all of our customers have access to the services they need in a comfortable environment. Customers with disabilities can easily request special assistance or accommodations by making their needs known when they arrive at the information counter in any CSC. If you experience service that you feel does not meet your expectations, please ask to speak to the manager or supervisor on duty.

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