Parking at Mott Children's Hospital



We have many parking options for patients, families and visitors.  You can see where the structures below are located on our Medical Center Maps page.

Parking Structure -  P2

  • Located next to the front entrance of University Hospital on Medical Center Drive
  • Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Visitors may enter the hospital from the 2nd floor of the garage by entering Taubman Center on the 2nd floor and taking the walkway into C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital.

Parking Structure -  P4

  • Located off East Hospital Drive
  • Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Visitors may enter the hospital by crossing the road using the pedestrian crosswalk from Level 2 of the garage, or visitors can use an enclosed connector on Level 5 of the garage to enter the hospital on Level 3.

For information about parking for other U-M Health System Main Medical Campus facilities visit our website.

Valet Services

Valet parking is available for a fee at the main entrance to C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital via East Hospital Drive.  Hours of availability are 5:30 a.m.  – 9:00 p.m., Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

Valet parking is available 24/7 for patients arriving in the Mott Children’s Hospital pediatric emergency department via the entrance on Medical Center Drive.

For more information, including current fees, call Valet Parking at 734-936-6641.

Valet parking is also available for other facilities on the U-M Health System Campus.  Learn more about other valet options here.


The cost of parking is the same at each UMHS parking structure. Rates are as follows:

  • Up to 4 hours: $2
  • 4-6 hours: $3
  • 6-8 hours: $5
  • 8 hours or more, up to 24 hours: $20 
  • Validated ticket: $2 (for 4 or more hours)
  • 50 cents per exit (for infusion clinic)

Patients and family members of inpatients can pay a lower parking fee by having their parking tickets stamped. Please remember that validated parking doesn't mean free parking. Outpatients can get their tickets stamped at the clinic where they are being treated. Inpatient family members and visitors can get their tickets stamped on the floor of the patient they are seeing, at the floor nursing station or at the main information desk in the 2nd floor lobby of Mott Children’s Hospital.

Additional information about multiple-exit day parking passes, frequent visitor passes, oversized vehicle parking, handicap parking, and discount parking, visit the main UMHS Parking Page.


Call Entrance Services at 734-936-6641. Someone will be available to answer your call 7 a.m. - 11 p.m. Monday through Friday and 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Other important phone numbers

Hospital Security 734-936-7890 
Parking and Transportation 734-764-7474