We are committed to providing excellent parking services during your visit to the Cancer Center. We have a patient drop-off area in front of both buildings and a patient parking lot with a kiosk and a several accessible parking spaces close to the building. Please refer to the map below for several drop-off and parking options for our patients and visitors.

Parking, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center

   Parking map (PDF)


Patient drop-off

Patients may be dropped off at the main entrance on 45th Street.


Self parking – patients and visitors

Location: Patient and visitor self-parking is available in Lot 4, behind the Cancer Center and adjacent to the water tower. Vehicles should enter the parking area through the ticket kiosk.

Cost: Patients, $2 with ticket validation; all other visitors without validation $2 per hour, with a maximum of $12 per day.


Additional patient and visitor parking is available on the grounds of the UC Davis Medical Center.

accesibility - Precious R. © UC RegentsParking spaces for vehicles with disabled-person parking placards or plates are available on the north and east sides of the Cancer Center.

Wheelchairs are available in front of the patient drop-off area on 45th St. and on the north-east side of the Cancer Center. Patients who need help getting in or out of their car should bring a family member or caregiver for assistance.

shuttlebusThe 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.

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.