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Visitors

Visitors to Johns Hopkins University should park in the South Garage, San Martin Garage, the North Visitor Lot, or metered Faculty areas. Parking in any other area, lot, roadway, or campus property may result in ticketing, booting and/or towing.

 

South Garage

The primary visitor parking area is the South Garage, which is underneath Mason Hall and accessed from Wyman Park Drive (between San Martin and Art Museum Drives).  South Garage is open 24 hours a day and staffed from 8am to 6pm.

The exit gates accept paid entry tickets, exit vouchers and credit cards.  The Pay Station is located in the vestibule next to the Parking Office. 

Visitor Rates:

  • Up to 1 hour: $4
  • Up to 2 hours:  $8
  • Up to 3 hours:  $12
  • Up to 4 hours: $15
  • >4 hours: $18
  • Evenings after 3:45pm: $8
  • Weekends: $8       

Hourly rates are in effect for overnight parking.

San Martin Garage

The San Martin Garage is on San Martin Drive across from the West Gate entrance to the University, and is a fully automated facility. Pay stations are available on the pedestrian bridge over San Martin Drive, and in the P5 level lobby near the Carnegie Institute building. Visitors may also pay via credit card at the exit gates.

Visitor Rates:

  • Up to 1 hour: $3
  • Up to 2 hours: $6
  • Up to 3 hours: $9
  • Up to 4 hours: $12
  • >4 hours: $15
  • Evening after 3:45pm: $6
  • Weekends: $6      

Hourly rates are in effect for overnight parking.

North Visitor Lot (Metered)

The North Visitor lot is “pay and display” parking area, accessed from San Martin Drive, downhill from the Athletic field and next to the ROTC building. These are the 30 spaces located prior to entering the gates for the reserved Muller Deck and Athletics Reserved parking (hangtag only). Please make sure to pay prior to leaving the lot and display the receipt on the dashboard of your vehicle. Parking fees are in effect 7 days a week from 6am to 11pm.

Visitor Rates:

  • Up to 1 hour: $3
  • Up to 2 hours: $6
  • Up to 3 hours: $9
  • Up to 4 hours: $12
  • >4 hours: $15
  • Validated parking vouchers**: $10

Hourly rates are in effect for overnight parking.

Metered Faculty Areas

The metered spaces behind Clark Hall and Shriver Hall are in effect Monday through Friday from 3:45pm to 11pm and all day on Saturday and Sunday.  Faculty hangtags are accepted in lieu of payment at all times.  The rate is $3/hour with a maximum charge of $9, valid until the end of the day.

Homewood Museum Lot

A limited number of metered spaces are located in the Homewood Museum Lot, next to the tennis courts and the AMR buildings. Meters are in effect at all times, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and accept credit cards and coins for payment. The parking rate at the Homewood Museum lot is $3/hour with a strictly enforced 2 hour maximum. Homewood Museum hangtags are accepted in lieu of payment, but are still restricted to the 2 hour maximum parking limit.

School of Education Lot

Pay to park meters are also located in the School of Education Lot at 2800 N. Charles Street. Meters are in effect at all times, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and accept credit cards and coins for payment. The parking rate is $2/hour with a maximum charge of $6, valid until the end of the day. Hangtags are valid at all times.

Event Parking

During special events, attendants may pre-sell exit vouchers to entering vehicles. The usual charge is $10 per vehicle, but signs will be posted indicating current prices.