Hospital logistics

Delivering the highest quality health care

Welcome and thank you for choosing MedStar Union Memorial Hospital for your health care. It is our goal to provide the best possible experience - always! The information below is designed to help you become familiar with our hospital, and find your way to and around the hospital.

Driving directions

Route maps

Campus map

  • From JFX (I-83)

    Take Cold Spring Lane East exit. Make a right onto Roland Avenue; stay left as it becomes University Parkway. Cross over Charles Street; make a right at the next light onto St. Paul Street. Make a left (before the light) onto 34th Street. Parking garage A is on the right.

  • Heading South on I-95

    Take I-95 South to 695 West (toward Towson). On 695, take exit 30 (Perring Parkway South). Stay on Perring Parkway as it becomes Hillen Road near Morgan State University. Make a right onto 33rd Street; continue to a right onto Calvert Street. Make a left onto 34th Street and an immediate left into the parking garage.

  • From B/W Parkway (I-295)

    Enter Baltimore via Russell Street. Make a right onto Pratt Street. Make a left onto Calvert Street. Drive 3.5 miles to a left onto 34th Street, followed by an immediate left into the parking garage.

  • From I-95 North

    Take I-395 N (Exit 53) toward downtown. Merge onto I-395 N; keep left at the fork in the ramp. Make a right onto W. Pratt Street. Make a left onto Calvert Street. Drive 3.5 miles to a left onto 34th Street, then make an immediate left into the parking garage.

  • From I-70 and Points West

    Take I-70 toward Baltimore. At the 695 (Baltimore Beltway) intersection, go north toward Towson, to I-83 south. Follow directions from JFX I-83 (above).

Entering the MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

The following entrances remain open:
  • Main hospital (201 E. University Parkway)
  • Emergency room
  • Garage A bridge
  • Garage B bridge
  • Calvert Street Building
  • Guilford Avenue

These entrances remain closed:

  • 33rd St. Building

Parking

General parking information

Parking for patients and visitors is available in Garage A (entrance located on 34th Street). Handicapped spaces are located on Level 2 for passenger vehicles and on the ground level for larger vehicles. Garage A has a connecting bridge directly to the hospital and professional office buildings.

Discount parking

Discount parking coupons are available for visitors of patients staying in the hospital for more than 5 days. Discount coupons may be purchased in the gift shop or parking office. The parking office is located on the ground level of Garage A. It is open from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Picking up and dropping off patients

As a courtesy for those picking up discharged patients, the first 30 minutes in the garage is free. Please note there is no parking in the posted "Red Zone" in front of the main hospital entrance. Visitors may drop off or pick up patients at the front entrance but cannot leave their car unattended. Limited parking is available in the area marked as the "Blue Zone."

Visitors who park in front of the hospital are asked to notify the front desk that they are here to drop off or pick up a patient.

For questions or more information about parking, please call the parking office at 410-554-6842.

Transportation

Get schedule information for buses, Light Rail, Metro, and MARC Train here or call 800-543-9809.

Yellow Transportation:  410-685-1212

Towson Sedan Service:  410-321-4567

Charm City Circulator: Free bus service. Purple Route extends north to St. Paul and 33rd Streets. See the route map.

Local hotels

MedStar Union Memorial is close to a number of comfortable choices for overnight stays. These local hotels offer reduced rates for family and friends of our patients. Print PDF of accommodations.

Special rates for our visitors

Make sure to ask for the MedStar Union Memorial Hospital rate.

Nearby restaurants

Our Charles Village location is close to a number of diverse and unique restaurants, all within walking distance of the MedStar Union Memorial campus.

List of restaurants

Ambassador3811 Canterbury Road410-366-1484
One of Baltimore’s favorite Indian restaurants

AjumMa3121 St. Paul Street410-235-4429
Casual Korean food

Carma’s Cafe3120 St. Paul Street410-243-5200
Neighborhood coffee shop for breakfast or lunch

Charles Village Pub3107 St. Paul Street 410-243-1611
Full bar and pub food

Chipotle3201 St. Paul Street410-662-1701
Burritos, quesadillas, salads, and chips

Cold Stone Creamery3201 St. Paul Street 410-889-0488
Ice cream, smoothies/shakes, yogurt, and sorbet

Gertrude's10 Art Museum Drive410-889-3399
Chesapeake-inspired menu at Baltimore Museum of Art

Ledo Pizza3105 St. Paul Street443-835-2172
Pizza, Italian entrees, salads, and subs

Masala Kitchen3105-B St. Paul Street410-235-1004
Indian food

Niwana3 E. 33rd Street410-366-4115
Asian specialties including Korean and sushi

Papermoon Diner 227 W. 29th Street410-889-4444
Eclectic atmosphere featuring comfort food

Potbelly3201-B Street Paul Street 443-451-1106
Sandwiches and salads

Starbucks3201 St. Paul Street410-235-4653
Coffee, tea, related beverages, and light fare

Subway3233 St. Paul Street410-243-9550
Sandwiches, salads, wraps; take-out or eat-in

Sweet 27127 E. 27th Street410-464-7211
Gluten-free café and bakery

Tamber's3327 St. Paul Street410-243-0383
Comfort food as well as Indian cuisine