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Visiting SickKids

Parking

Revenue from parking at SickKids contributes directly to enhancing care for our children and their families, and advancing our research endeavours.

SickKids Atrium parking garage

Construction notice

Parking is available under the hospital. The garage entrance is located on Elm Street. The lot is automated and accepts cash and credit cards. Parkers take a ticket upon entry and pay at one of the pay stations located in each of the P1 to P4 elevator lobbies when exiting. 

Parking rates

Discount multi-use pass for parents

SickKids is pleased to offer a discounted multi-use parking pass (H Pass card) for parents of patients and their frequent visitors. The H Pass is a card that offers a reduced parking rate and also allows for in-and-out privileges throughout a 24-hour period. The pass can be shared among family members and the patient’s visitors.

The H Pass card is available for 5, 10 or 30 uses at a cost of $10 per use. 

Visit the Discount Passes for Parents page for more information.
 

Parent 1 month pass

Parents can purchase a discounted 1 month pass from the Parking Office on Level P1: $200
 

Parents (without H Pass), visitors and general public

  • Daily - Monday to Friday 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. $6 per half hour to a maximum of $20.  (max. $20 for 24 hours)
  • Evenings - Monday to Friday from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. $3 per half hour to a maximum of $7
  • Saturday, Sunday and Holidays - 6 a.m. to 6 a.m. $3 per half hour to a maximum of $7.

All parking ticket and parking pass purchases are final. Refunds are not available.

There are no 'in-and-out' privileges for daily parking. Parent multi-use and 1 month passes allow same-day 'in-and-out' privileges.

Parking Office

The Parking Office is located on Parking Level 1 (P1) and is open daily, including weekends and holidays, from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. All pay stations also have a customer-service call button available 24 hours a day.

Street parking

Street parking is available, but read the signs carefully. Do not park on nearby streets before 9:30 a.m. or between 3:30 and 6:30 p.m. Do not park in the Emergency driveway or in the driveways off Gerrard Street, Elizabeth Street or University Avenue. Cars will be ticketed and towed away.

Additional parking around SickKids

If you decide not to park at SickKids, there are many parking lots conveniently located around the hospital.

Security

SickKids' Protection Services department has a 24-hour phone line at 416-813-7122. You can call this number if you would like someone to walk with you to your car. There may be a short wait while this is arranged. 

For your protection, leave items of value and large amounts of cash at home, or keep them with you at all times. The hospital is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.

Parking Q&A

What if I lose my parking ticket?

If you lose your parking ticket, please visit the Parking Office on Parking Level 1 (P1). The Parking Office is open daily from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. All pay stations also have a customer-service call button available 24 hours a day.

What is the maximum height clearance of the SickKids underground parking garage?

The underground garage has a maximum height clearance of 6’1.

Who can I contact for more information?

Please direct all questions regarding parking to Enkosa Obssi, Precise Facility Manager for SickKids, at 416-813-8115 or by email eobssi@precisebi.com.

SickKids Parking Policies and Procedures