Parking and Directions for UC San Diego Health Locations in La Jolla

See the map, parking information, and driving directions below for patients and visitors at Jacobs Medical Center (including Thornton Pavilion), Perlman Medical Offices, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, Moores Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, and Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute. For other locations, see UC San Diego Health Locations.

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Costs for Lots and Structures

  • $4 for first two hours and $1 for each additional hour ($8 daily maximum)
  • With a handicapped placard, parking is free in any patient or visitor spot
  • Park and then pay at pay stations in structure or lot before entering clinic or hospital
    • You do NOT need to display the ticket on your dashboard; in fact, you will need your ticket on hand if you need to add additional hours.
    • If you need to add hours to your ticket after you've parked, additional machines are available at Moores Cancer Center (first-floor lobby) and near at the entrance to Shiley Eye Institute. You will need to use the "add time" code that is on your receipt.
    • 24-hour tickets have return parking privileges in any visitor parking space, but you must display your ticket on your dashboard.

Valet

Valet parking is available between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays at the circular driveways in front of Thornton Pavilion (Jacobs Medical Center) and Moores Cancer Center.

Valet costs vary by location, but the total service and parking costs have a $10 daily maximum. With a handicapped placard, valet is free at Moores Cancer Center and a $5 flat fee at Thornton Pavilion / Jacobs Medical Center. Maternity patients can receive a discounted rate upon request for appointments and hospital visits. 

Valet service is not available on nights or weekends. 

Closest Parking Options by Location

  • Jacobs Medical Center (including Thornton Pavilion), Perlman Medical Offices, and Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center:
    Campus Point structure, Athena structure
  • Moores Cancer Center: Athena structure, Lot P760
  • Shiley Eye Institute: Lot P760, Athena structure

Driving Directions

  • From I-5: Exit on Genesee Avenue and head east. Turn right on Campus Point Drive and continue past Voigt Drive. At the next intersection, you can turn right toward the Campus Point Parking Structure (across from Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, on the right) or turn left and continue around the curve to the Athena Parking Structure (on the left).
  • From I-805: Exit on La Jolla Village Drive and head west. Turn right on Genesee Avenue. Turn left on Campus Point Drive and continue past Voigt Drive. At the next intersection, you can turn right toward the Campus Point Parking Structure (across from Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, on the right) or turn left and continue around the curve to the Athena Parking Structure (on the left).
  • Using public transportation