Parking Around Campus
Patient / Visitor Parking
A range of parking options are available for UC Davis Medical Center patients and visitors, depending on the length and nature of your visit.
Short-Term Hospital Parking
Emergency Department Parking (30-minute limit)
For medical emergencies, ten 30-minute parking spaces are available in the Emergency Department (ED Lot). This lot is located adjacent to the Emergency Department. Vehicles requiring longer parking are encouraged to park in Lot 3 or in Parking Structure 1.
Lot 3 Parking (2 1/2-hour limit)
Lot 3 is located adjacent to the Emergency Department near the hospital's main entrance on "X" Street. There are 98 spaces available for patient/visitor use with 14 spaces reserved for disabled parking.
Parking is available at a rate of $2 per hour in this area. A parking permit can be obtained at the pay station located in the center of the lot. A permit can be purchased via cash (exact change only), credit or debit card for a maximum 2 1/2-hour stay. Vehicles requiring more parking time are encouraged to park in Parking Structure 1 located on Stockton Boulevard and Colonial Way.
If maximum time is exceeded due to emergency issues, exceeded time in these lots will be assessed at the same rate as in attended lots.
Lot 1/Cypress Building Parking (2 1/2-hour limit)
The Cypress Building has 21 disabled spaces for visitor parking, along with 18 metered spaces. Cost is $2 per hour with a 2 1/2-hour limit. If long-term parking is required, proceed to Parking Structure 1 located adjacent to this lot.
Long-Term Hospital Parking
Parking Structure 1 (Long-term parking)
2245 Stockton Blvd.
Parking Structure One is designated for long-term parking and is located on Stockton Blvd. There are two entry locations to this structure: The "North Entrance" located on Colonial Way, and the "South Entrance" located along Stockton Blvd. There is no time limit on how long a vehicle can be parked in Parking Structure 1. The cost to park in this location is $2 per hour with a maximum charge of $12 per day. An extended stay permit for five consecutive days of parking can be purchased for $48. Please notify the attendant of your need for this parking option.
Cancer Center parking
4501 "X" Street
Patient/Visitor parking can be accessed through Valet Services located at the South side entrance to the Cancer Center on "X" Street, or Self-Parking located on the North side of the Cancer Center (enter parking lot from 48th street).
Valet drop off and retrieval is accomplished by receiving a claim ticket from the valet attendant upon your arrival. After clinic visit, present your claim ticket at the Valet cashier desk in the Cancer Center lobby. After payment, the valet attendant will retrieve your vehicle.
Valet Service hours are Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Tips for Valet attendants are not required or expected.
The cost for patient parking at either location is $2 with clinic validation. All other visitors without a validation will pay $2 per hour, with a maximum charge of $12 per day.
Ellison Ambulatory Care Center parking (ACC)
4860 "Y" Street
Patient/Visitor parking is available at the Ellison Ambulatory Care structure located on "Y" Street. There is no time limit on how long a vehicle can be parked in this structure. The cost to park in this location is $2 per hour with a maximum charge of $12 per day.
5-Day Extended Stay Permits (SLP)
5-Day Extended Stay Permits are for patients and visitors to the UC Davis Medical Center and may be purchased via cash or credit card for a five-consecutive-day period at the current rates for such permits. These permits are valid in attended parking lots for the specified period of time at no additional hourly charge. They are not available to staff or students.