Transportation options

Here are some ways to get around Duke University Hospital and the surrounding area.

Bus: Duke University provides free bus service to all campuses and the Medical Center for students, employees, patients, and visitors. See maps of bus routes.

Shuttle: A free shuttle is available to take patients and visitors from just outside the Duke Medicine Circle Parking Garage to the Duke Medicine Pavilion entrance.

Accessibility: All routes served by Duke Transit are accessible to persons with disabilities. In addition, Duke's after-hours SAFE Rides program employs an on-call accessible van. Accessible Duke University buses can be identified by the international accessibility symbol on the side of each bus.

Contact information

  • Transit Information: 919-684-2218 or 919-681-4001
  • Safe Escort Service: 919-684-SAFE (7233)
  • Parking Services: 919-684-7275