Parking Information

Ample parking is available close to our downtown campus in ramps, surface lots, and on surrounding streets.

Patient and Visitor Valet Parking

Valet parking is available Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) at a flat rate of $6 for patients and visitors at these entrances:

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Ramp Parking

Discounted parking for patients, families, and visitors is available in the HCMC Parking Ramp and "Hospital" Parking Ramp. Please note that discounted parking for patients and visitors is not available in any of the local surface parking lots.

 
  HCMC Parking Ramp "Hospital" Parking Ramp
Location Entrances at 615 S 6th Street and 614 S 7th Street (between Park and Portland Avenues) Entrances at 8th or 9th Street (off Chicago Avenue)
Medical Center Connection A skyway from the ramp leads directly to the Purple Building and continues through all buildings on campus

The ramp is connected to the Parkside Professional Building and by tunnel to the Blue Building

Patient and Handicapped-Accessible Parking Parking spaces have been reserved exclusively for patients between the 2nd and 3rd floors. Several spaces are designated for Handicapped parking on the 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th levels of the ramp. Handicapped-accessible parking is located on Street Level E
Patient/Visitor Discounts Discounted hourly parking rate if parked for more than 1 hour. Request validation ticket in your clinic or inpatient unit.
Also offering Long-Term Inpatient Parking Discount for families and friends of patients with prolonged hospitalizations (more than 5 days). Contact the Parking Office at 612-873-2359 to request the discount.
Discounted hourly parking rate if parked for more than 1 hour. Request validation ticket in your clinic or inpatient unit.
Pay Stations Pay your parking fee using the self-service pay station located in the ramp’s skyway-level elevator lobby. It accepts cash, credit cards, and discount validation tickets. Pay your parking fee using the self-service pay stations located at the corner of 8th Street and Chicago Avenue inside the ramp or the Parkside Professional Building South Lobby, Street Level. Pay stations accept cash, credit cards, and discount validation tickets.
Contact 612-873-2359 612-332-0391
 

Ramp General Public Rates

HCMC Parking Ramp & "Hospital" Parking Ramp

 
Time Rate
0 - 20 minutes No charge
20 minutes to 1 hour $4.00
1-2 hours $5.00
2 - 3 hours $6.00
3 - 4 hours $7.00
4 - 5 hours $8.00
5 - 6 hours $9.00
6 - 7 hours $10.00
7 - 8 hours $11.00
8 - 12 hours $11.00
12 - 24 hours $12.00
 

Other Area Parking

Parking metered spaces, (operated by the City of Minneapolis) – varying time restrictions and rates; information is listed on each meter.

More nearby parking ramp/lot options (PDF)