Directions, Transportation, and Area Hotels

Financial Accounting Foundation
Financial Accounting Standards Board
Governmental Accounting Standards Board

401 Merritt 7, P.O. Box 5116
Norwalk, CT 06856-5116
Telephone: (203) 847-0700

Our offices are located at Merritt 7 Corporate Park—Building 401. The Reception Area is on the 5th floor. Parking is available on the first underground level (P1) of the garage in spaces designated F.A.S.B.-G.A.S.B. Visitor.

Trains and Ground Transportation


Closest Train Station

South Norwalk Metro-North Station
29 Monroe Street at 1 Chestnut Street
Norwalk, CT  (5.6 miles from our office)

Train Lines
Ground Transportation
  • Taxi – Norwalk Taxi (203) 855-1764
  • Bus – Norwalk Transit District shuttle service (203) 852-0000
    For normal business hour arrivals and departures to and from the South Norwalk Metro-North Train Station and Merritt 7 Corporate Park: www.norwalktransit.com/ncc_merritt.htm
    For departures after normal business hours from the South Norwalk Metro-North Train Station or Merritt 7 Corporate Park: www.norwalktransit.com/wheels_rt3.htm

Driving Directions

  • New York City via I-95
    Take Interstate 95 north
    Take exit 15 (Route 7 to Danbury)
    At the end of the connector, turn right onto Grist Mill Road
    At the second traffic light, turn right onto Main Avenue
    At the third traffic light, 401 Merritt 7 is on the right.
     
  • New Haven and Points North
    Take the Merritt Parkway (Rte. 15) south Take exit 40B
    At the traffic light turn right onto Main Avenue
    At the third traffic light, 401 Merritt 7 is on the left, one-quarter mile north of the Parkway.
     
  • Alternate Directions from New York City and Points South
    Take the Hutchinson River Parkway north
    This becomes the Merritt Parkway (Rte. 15) at the Connecticut state line
    Take exit 40B and bear right onto Main Avenue
    At the fourth traffic light, 401 Merritt 7 is on the left, one-quarter mile north of the Parkway.
     

Merritt 7 Corporate Park



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Hotel Suggestions

Vicinity of the FAF/FASB/GASB Offices
Three hotels are very close to our offices. Courtyard by Marriott is within walking distance and offers complimentary shuttle service. Hilton Garden Inn is located 0.2 miles from our offices and provides shuttle service. Hotel Zero Degrees is located 0.7 miles from our offices and provides shuttle service.
  • COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT
    474 Main Avenue
    Norwalk, CT
    Local: (203) 849-9111
    Toll-free: (800) 321-2211
 
  • HILTON GARDEN INN
    560 Main Avenue
    Norwalk, CT
    Local: (203) 523-4000
    Toll-free: (800) 445-8667
  • HOTEL ZERO DEGREES
    353 Main Avenue
    Norwalk, CT
    Local: (203) 750-9800
10-Minute Drive
Two other hotels are approximately a 10-minute drive from our offices. Both are full service hotels each with its own restaurant, lounge, pool, banquet facilities, and meeting rooms.
  • DOUBLETREE HOTEL NORWALK
    789 Connecticut Avenue
    Norwalk, CT
    Local: (203) 853-3477
 
  • NORWALK INN & CONFERENCE CENTER
    99 East Avenue
    Norwalk, CT
    Local: (203) 838-5531

Nearby Stamford, CT
If you prefer to stay in the city of Stamford, the following hotels are close to the major transportation routes. During rush hour, the drive to or from our offices is approximately 30 minutes.
  • HILTON STAMFORD HOTEL
    1 First Stamford Place
    Stamford, CT
    Local: (203) 967-2222
    Toll-free: (800) 937-8461
  • HOTEL ZERO DEGREES
    909 Washington Boulevard
    Stamford, CT
    Local: (203) 363-7900
  • MARRIOTT HOTEL AND RESORT
    2 Stamford Forum
    Stamford, CT
    Local: (203) 357-9555
    Toll-free: (800) 228-9290
  • SHERATON STAMFORD
    700 East Main Street
    Stamford, CT
    Local: (203) 358-8400
    Toll-free: (800) 325-3535
  • STAMFORD PLAZA HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER
    2701 Summer Street
    Stamford, CT
    Local: (203) 359-1300
    Toll-free: (877) 604-6072