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University Hospital of Wales (UHW)

Parking guidance for patients and visitors

Please use the designated car parking spaces for patients and visitors. These car parks are clearly identified by blue signage.

Patient & Visitor Parking Site Map - University Hospital of Wales

Our patient and visitor car parks allow four hours of free parking. Patients and visitors can extend their stay by a further two hours by entering their vehicle registration details into one of the touch screen parking terminals across the site. Parking terminals are located within the hospital reception area and within many departments.

Ensure you do this within your six hour stay.

If you require a longer stay or have any questions, please speak to a member of staff or contact the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board Parking Office for assistance

Patients attending the Emergency Unit have up to 24 hours free parking from arrival in the car park. Please use the terminal in this department either on arrival or prior to departure.

Patients attending the Delivery Suite in Maternity, Obstetrics and Gynaecology have up to 48 hours free parking from arrival in the car park. Please use the terminal in this department either on arrival or prior to departure.

Patients and visitors parking in car parks 15a and 15b must register their vehicle on arrival using a terminal in either Monmouth House or Glamorgan House nearby.

There are a number of Blue Badge spaces across the hospital site. The majority of spaces are located within Car Park 9a (multi-storey car park).

 

Parking Charge Notices

Parking at UHW is free for patients and visitors, however, there are restrictions are in place and parking charge notices will be issued for failure to comply. Our car parks are managed by ParkingEye. If you do receive a parking charge notice and wish to appeal to ParkingEye, you can do so by following the instructions on the notice itself.

 

Staff parking

If you are a member of staff and you wish to park on site, you must to apply for a permit. Although you may be issued with a permit, this does not guarantee you a parking space on site.

Staff must park in designated staff car parks.

Staff Parking Site Map - University Hospital of Wales

 

Sustainable Travel

We encourage patients and staff to take advantage of greener ways of travelling to our sites such as cycling, bus services and our park and ride service.

Sustainable Travel Site Map – University Hospital of Wales

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