Parking and Transportation
With completion of the Cancer Center expansion, parking options for patients and visitors have changed. Visitors may use Lot 4, a self-parking lot accessible from 45th Street. For a map and more details about Cancer Center parking, please click on the Cancer Center Parking Update button.
Additional patient and visitor parking is available on the grounds of the UC Davis Medical Center.
The American Cancer Society matches cancer patients who need rides to doctor appointments with volunteers who are willing to drive. The program, called Road to Recovery, is free. Call 800-227-2345 for more information.
Social workers at UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center also can help patients find transportation to their appointments. Please call 916-734-5198 or 916-734-5914 for assistance. Our oncology social workers can be reached from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, except holidays.
UC Davis Medical Center Shuttle Service
The UC Davis Medical Center shuttle service is a free service for patients, visitors, faculty, staff, students and other people affiliated with the University of California. This service runs Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. excluding university holidays. Routes and schedules can be found by visiting the Parking and Transportation Services shuttle service page. Should you require transportation to another location within the Medical Center, the receptionist is here to assist you with these arrangements. Ride requests can also be made by calling Transportation Services directly at 916-734-2687. Shuttles are equipped with bike racks, and all of our shuttles are wheelchair-accessible.
Wheelchairs are available in front of the patient drop-off area on 45th Street. Patients who need help getting in or out of their car should bring a family member or caregiver for assistance. Please talk with the receptionist in the main lobby to check out a wheelchair. The receptionist can be reached at 916-703-2602.