Visiting Duke Law

The Law School is located on Duke University's picturesque West Campus, on the southwest corner of Science Drive and Towerview Road.

Duke campus map

Airport Information

The Law School is approximately 20 minutes by car from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), which is served by all major airlines. Taxi rates from the airport to the Law School are approximately $30.

Airport Shuttles

Lyft Lyft at RDU Airport
Uber Uber at RDU Airport
RDU Airport Taxi (919) 840-7277
Airport & Intown Taxi (919) 942-4492
Airport Transport & Taxi Company (919) 667-0800
Brad’s Airport Transportation (800) 467-3302
Dave’s Airport Transportation Service (919) 632-5509

Driving Directions

From Chapel Hill

Take US15-501 North to the Duke University/NC751 exit. At the bottom of the ramp, turn right. Go to the second traffic light and turn left onto Science Dr. The Law School is the building on the left at the intersection of Towerview Road and Science Dr.

From Raleigh via I-40

Take I-40 West to the US15-501/Durham exit. At the end of the ramp, turn right onto US15-501 North. See above directions from Chapel Hill.

From Raleigh via 147 (Durham Freeway)

Take I-40 to NC147. Follow NC147 to the exit for US15-501 South. Once on US 15-501 South, take the Duke University/NC751 exit. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left. Go to the third traffic light and turn left onto Science Dr.

From I-85 South

Take I-85 North to the NC751/Durham exit. At the first traffic light, turn right onto NC751. Continue forward to the fourth traffic light and turn left onto Science Dr. The Law School is the building on the left at the intersection of Towerview Road and Science Dr.

From I-85 North

Take I-85 South to the US15-501 split to Chapel Hill. Continue on US15-501 South to the Duke University/NC751 exit. At the bottom of the ramp turn left. Go to the third traffic light and turn left onto Science Dr. The Law School is the building on the left at the intersection of Towerview Road and Science Dr.

Parking

Visitor parking is available throughout the Duke campus in both parking garages and lots. The Science Drive Visitor Lot and Science Drive Garage are a short distance from the Law School, near the Fuqua School of Business which is located beside the Law School. Visit the Duke Transportation and Parking website for detailed information and additional options for parking on campus.

Tour

Take a tour through some of the Law School's places to study, learn, and relax. Student guides share advice as they highlight important Law School areas such as the J. Michael Goodson Law Library and the moot court room.

 

Nasher Art Museum

Nasher

When The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University opened in October 2005, it created a major new center for the arts on campus. The stunning 65,000-square-foot structure, designed by architect Rafael Viñoly and named for alumnus and art collector Raymond Nasher, is home to African, post-1945, Medieval, Latin American, and 20th-century collections, as well as temporary exhibits reflecting its emphasis on modern and contemporary art.

 

Sarah P. Duke Gardens

Sarah P. Duke Gardens

The stunning 55-acre Sarah P. Duke Gardens are located in the heart of West Campus and are recognized as one of the finest public gardens in the country. Breathtaking and relaxing any time of year, the Gardens boast rose and iris collections, an Asiatic arboretum, a wisteria pergola, and expansive lawns that are perfect for studying, reading, or simply sprawling on a blanket in the sun. Five miles of shaded, winding pathways provide a great respite as well as a chance to study many native plants and trees.

 

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