Parking and Transportation

Restricted Visitor Policy

To protect our patients, staff, and community, we have implemented further restrictions on visitation in our hospitals, emergency departments and outpatient clinics.

Thank you for your understanding during this challenging time. Be assured that our patients are getting exceptional care from our outstanding physicians, nurses, and staff in a way that protects their safety and that of others. 

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For your convenience, we offer free self-parking and free valet parking options at our facilities. We also offer shuttle transportation from select locations. Call ahead of your appointment if you have any questions about where to park. If your vehicle does not meet parking garage height restrictions, please use valet services.

Click here for a map (PDF) of all patient and patient visitor parking locations.

Valet Parking

We provide valet parking to all patient and visitors at the following locations and hours.

Location Hours
East Garage, Level 1 6 a.m.-7 p.m.
Main Hospital Drive 5 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Vanderbilt Clinic 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Children's Hospital – South Garage (Level 1) 5 a.m.-8 p.m.
Ingram Cancer Center/Preston 7 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Vanderbilt Eye Institute 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Free Electron Laser Center Appointment only
Adult Emergency Room 24 hours, 7 days a week

Self Parking

On the main campus, self-parking locations include:

Patient Shuttle Transportation

Shuttle transportation is available upon request. To request transport, patients and patient visitors may call 615-936-1215 and select option 3. Pick up and drop off is available at the following locations.

On-call service to and from the following facilities:

Alive Hospice Marriot Hotel (Mobility Impaired)
A.S.A.P (Allergy and Sinus Center) The Medical Building (1900 Patterson St.)
Baker Building (Patients Only) Nashville Surgery Center
Belle Meade Imaging N Lot (Mobility Impaired)
Crystal Terrace Natchez Trace Hospitality House
Extended Stay Hotel Patient Advocacy Office
Free Electron Laser (FEL)  Ronald McDonald House
Guesthouse Inn & Suites (Mobility Impaired) Select Specialty Hospital (Baptist Select)
Hillsboro Imaging Scarritt Bennett
Hope Lodge (American Cancer Society) Tennessee Orthopedic Alliance
Hospital Hospitality House VA Hospital
Integrated Health (3401 West End) Wal-Mart Hospitality House
Kennedy Center One Hunderd Oaks (Mobility Impaired)
Loews Hotel 2525 West End (Mobility Impaired)
Medical Center East (Level 2) Preston Research Building
Medical Center North (Canopy) Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital
Vanderbilt University Hospital Village at Vanderbilt
The Vanderbilt Clinic