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Parking and Public Transport Information

Travelling by car?

Patient and Visitor Car parks

All car parks on the Nepean Hospital campus are open 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Parking fees apply to all Nepean Hospital campus car parks. Concessions are available.

Please read signs carefully as some parking areas are restricted. Fines may apply.

Our on campus parking is operated by Wilson Parking.

Drop off zones

There are dedicated zones for patient and visitor drop off/pick up around the Nepean Hospital campus.

East Block – vehicle entry off Somerset Street

Emergency Department – vehicle entry off Derby Street

Mental Health Centre – vehicle entry off Derby Street

Mental Health Triage and Assessment Centre (TAC) – vehicle entry off Somerset Street

Nepean Cancer Care Centre – vehicle entry off Somerset Street

North Block – vehicle entry off via Parker Street (The Northern Road) southbound

Oral Health – vehicle entry off Somerset Street

South Block – vehicle entry off Derby Street

West Block – vehicle entry off Parker Street (the Northern Road) southbound

Where to park?

If you are coming to the Hospital campus for the first time we recommend watching our parking video, checking the map or calling us on 02 4734 2000 for advice on the most convenient car park. 

For direct pedestrian access to the Hospital that is protected from weather we recommend the multi-storey car park on Parker Street/Barber Avenue.

There is pedestrian access from the car park to the Hospital via a covered link way which takes you to North Block Level 2.

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Parker Street/Barber Avenue multi-storey car park

The new multi-storey car park now open.

Vehicle entry is via Parker Street (The Northern Road) southbound. There is no right turn into the car park for cars travelling northbound on Parker Street/The Northern Road.

Pedestrian access from the car park to the Hospital is via a covered link way which takes you to North Block Level 2.

After Hours access from this car park is via a buzzer and intercom in the covered link way.

Please note some areas within this car park on Monday to Friday have 3 hour (3P) time restricted spaces.

West Block car park

Vehicle entry is via Parker Street (The Northern Road) southbound.

Pedestrian access from the car park to the Hospital is via the entrance to West Block.

Emergency Department car park

There is limited parking in the car park immediately outside the entrance to the Emergency Department.

Vehicle entry is via Derby Street.

There is pedestrian access from the car park to the Emergency Department waiting room and to the Hospital via the entrance to South Block.

This car park is also close to the After Hours entrance for the Hospital and for the Birth Unit.

Somerset Street multi-storey car park

Located on the corner of Derby Street and Somerset Street.

Vehicle entry is via Somerset Street.

Pedestrian access from the car park to the Hospital is via a 300 metre open air footpath that has a slight incline.

Nepean Cancer Care Centre car park

There is car park dedicated for only patients and carers attending the Nepean Cancer Care Centre.

Vehicle entry is via Somerset Street.

How much does parking cost?

Parking fees apply to all hospital car parks at the following rates and have been determined by the NSW Ministry of Health Hospital Car Park Fees Policy.

Car Parking Fees are increased annually by the Ministry of Health based on the Consumer Price Index. Concession parking rates are available.

The car parks on the Nepean Hospital car park are operated by Wilson Parking.

Please pay at one of the pay stations in the car parks before you return to your car to leave.

Car Park Fees
Duration Base Rate (incl. GST)
First 15 minutes Free
>15 mins - 1hr $6.80
>1hr - 2hr  $10.10  
>2hrs - 3hrs   $13.50  
>3hrs - 4hrs   $15.80  
>4hrs - 5hrs  $18.10  
>5hrs   $20.20
Maximum daily fee  $20.20

Are there concession rates for parking?

a. RMS issued Disabled Parking Permit

b. Blue Pension Card

c. Gold Veterans Affairs Card

d. Maroon and Yellow Health Care card

e. Centrelink beneficiaries (Pensioner Concession Card or Health Care Card)

f. Ongoing cancer treatment patients

g. Patients and patient carers attending more frequently than twice weekly

h. Cardiac Rehabilitation education & exercise class attendees

i. Daily dressing outpatients

j. Health Promotion Education class attendees Appropriate identification must be produced on each occasion to obtain a concession rate.

For category (a) through (d) patients, carers and visitors, identification must be in the form of the applicable Transport for NSW or other Government agency – issued permit or card.

For category (e) patients, carers and visitors, identification may be in the form of a Centrelink card.

For category (f) through (j), patients and carers should contact Car Park Administration on 02 4734 4420 or email on NBMLHD-CarParkAdmin@health.nsw.gov.au for further information regarding the process.


Concession rates are available for eligible patients and visitors when parked in one of the gated public car parks.

To get the concession rate, please take your concession card, photo identification (ID) and parking ticket to one of these locations:

  • Patient Enquiries counter located in the South Block entrance of Nepean Hospital, Monday to Sunday 0730 – 2000hrs
  • Aged Care Rehab reception located at North Block, Level 1, Monday to Friday 0800 – 1600hrs
  • Outpatients Reception located West Block, Level 1, Monday to Friday 0800 - 1630hrs
  • Patient Admissions located West Block, Ground level, Monday to Friday 0730 – 1700hrs
  • Wilson Parking Office located at the Somerset Street multi-storey car park, Monday to Sunday 0600 – 2200hrs
  • Nepean Cancer Care - cancer care patients and carers only
  • All pay stations can do limited validations during the hours of 2200 - 0600hrs

Please remember to validate your concession parking before you go back to your car and exit car park.

Concession Rates
Duration Rates
0-3 hours Free
> 3hrs $5.60
3 day ticket  $11.30 - Frequent use allowing multiple entries and exits in a 3 day period
7 day ticket  $22.60 - Frequent use allowing multiple entries and exits in a 7 day period
Download more information about Nepean Hospital campus parking concessions.

Accessible Parking

There are dedicated disable parking spaces available across the Nepean Hospital Campus. The relevant NSW Government or other Australian government-issued Disabled Parking Permit must be correctly displayed when using these car spaces.

There are also patient drop off and pick up zones on the campus.

On street parking

There is limited on street parking on surrounding public streets.

Please take special care to note parking restrictions, signs and marked spaces. There are sign posted parking zones ranging from a few minutes to 4 hours. There are some spaces which have no time limits.

Please respect our many residential neighbours when parking your car and going to and from the Hospital campus.

Need more information about parking?

Please contact the Car Park Administration on 02 4734 4420 or NBMLHD-CarParkAdmin@health.nsw.gov.au

 

Travelling by public transport?

Transport for NSW has information on tickets, timetables, disability access, service alerts and a public transport trip planner to help you.

Trains

Kingswood train station is approximately a 15 minute walk (1.2km) from Nepean Hospital. Trains on the T1 line stop at this station.

Buses

There is a bus stop on Derby Street with frequent services to Penrith train station and bus interchange, Penrith shopping centres, Western Sydney University, Kingswood TAFE and other locations in the region.

Taxis, Ride Share and Community Transport Services

There are patient drop off and pick up zones on the Nepean Hospital campus.

 

Discharge Lounge

The discharge lounge is available for discharged patients who are waiting to be picked up by their carer or transport provider.  There is a 10-minute pick-up and drop-off time limit and no parking is allowed.

East Block entrance, Level 2 (ground floor)

Vehicle entry via Somerset Street

Pickup/Drop off zone located at East Block entrance

Monday – Friday 8am – 430pm (excluding public holidays)

 

West Block entrance, Level 1 (ground floor)

Vehicle entry via Parker Street (southbound)

Pickup/Drop off zone located at West Block entrance

Monday – Friday 830am – 500pm (excluding public holidays)

 

Need help when you arrive?

Nepean Hospital campus shuttle bus

A shuttle bus operated by our volunteers is available on demand Monday to Friday 830am to 3pm by calling 0419 827 120.

The shuttle will transport patients, carers and visitors from and between our Campus car parks, entrances and patient drop off zones.

Volunteer Guides

Our Volunteer Guides are available to help you find your way around the Nepean Hospital campus.

 

Monday, 16 September 2019 10:35:51 AM