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The GPO is just several blocks north of the Capitol Building on North Capitol St. between G and H Streets. The GPO consists of four buildings, three on the west side of North Capitol and one on the east. The main building is located on the corner of North Capitol and H St.

Arriving by train:
The GPO is located just three city blocks from Union Station. Union station is a focal point of transportation in Washington DC with a Metro stop on the red line and an Amtrak station, which is the last stop for Maryland's MARC commuter trains and Virginia's VRE trains.

Arriving by bus:
There are a variety of bus stops near Union Station. Also, there are several bus stops located directly in front of the GPO. You can find schedules at

Arriving by car:
There are several parking lots located near the GPO buildings. Temporary one-day parking permits will be available to visitors after 9 a.m. from the GPO police officer stationed at the 35 H Street entrance. Visitors requiring parking accommodations prior to 9 a.m. must contact the Parking Manager prior to their visit to the GPO. The Parking Manager can be reached at 202.512.1084.

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