All patients and visitors must enter the Hospital campus via Entrance 2 off Reservoir Road. Entrance 1 is now closed to patient and visitor traffic.


As you enter Entrance 2, proceed through the traffic loop and enter the parking garage. For your convenience, your car will be valet parked when you enter the garage. Regular parking rates apply, however, our valet service is at no additional cost to you. Inside the parking garage, please take the elevator to the Hospital level (press the H button in the elevator). Proceed across the brick patio and enter the Hospital via the glass double doors.

Patient and patient visitor parking is no longer available via Entrance 1 in the Leavey Garage. There is no valet parking service available in the traffic circle by the PHC and Gorman buildings. Entrance 1 is now closed to patients and patient visitors due to the construction of our new Medical/Surgical Pavilion.

Click here for a map and details on where to park, how to pay, and how to retrieve your vehicle

Payment for Parking

All on-campus parking is paid parking. Parking discounts are available to patients and their families. Validation stickers are required for all discounted patient and visitor parking; they are available at physician offices, registration desks, admissions, Main Building concierge desk and Emergency Room Security (nights and weekends). Further discounts are available for outpatients in continuous treatment and inpatient families after four (4) nights of hospitalization. The following forms of payment are accepted:

  • Credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express
  • Debit cards: Visa and MasterCard
  • Cash


For hourly/daily parking. Discounted patient parking ($3/hour or $7/day) is available for patients. To receive this special rate, please obtain parking validation from the physician's office, point of service, or registration desk. For continuing treatment (more than two [2] visits per week). A $3 per day parking sticker can be purchased at the Parking Office located in Garage1, Level 3. Patients should request a letter of authorization from the department or clinic, and are authorized to purchase as many stickers as deemed necessary for treatment duration.


Discounted patient parking ($3/hour or $7/day) is available for patients and their visitors. To receive this special rate, please obtain parking validation from the Main Building concierge desk on the 1st Floor by the main entrance.

After 4 days - A $3 per day discounted parking sticker can be purchased from the Parking Office located in Garage 1, Level 3 or the Lombardi Center Valet parking stand.

After a 30-day consecutive stay, two (2) free parking passes per patient are available from the parking Office located in Garage 1, Level 3. Additional passes can be purchased at the $3 discounted rate.

Vehicle Restrictions at Canal Road Campus Entrance

Only patients of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, patients participating in Yates Aquatic Therapy, MetroAccess, and other paratransit services may use the Canal Road entrance, but they must have a document given to them by MedStar Georgetown to obtain access through this entrance. All other patients or visitors to the Hospital must access the Hospital via Entrance 2 off Reservoir Road.

MetroAccess and Handicap Transport Service Drop Off and Pickup

All patients using MetroAccess or a similar paratransit service must access the Hospital via the Canal Road entrance to Georgetown University. All such transport vehicles will drop off and pick up patients at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Exit and Re-entry

Exit and re-entry permits are available from the cashier on exiting the garage. Please note, re-entry permits expire at midnight on the issue date

Vehicle Assistance

If you have trouble starting your car, please ask for assistance from a parking attendant. After 5:30 p.m., please call Protective Services at 202-444-3800.

Updated April 24, 2018