Our original campus, UCSF Helen Diller Medical Center at Parnassus Heights is home to both inpatient and outpatient services, as well as research institutes and educational facilities. Our 15-story hospital, the Ambulatory Care Center and Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute are all located at Parnassus. Learn more about future developments at UCSF Helen Diller Medical Center at Parnassus Heights.

The address and directions below are for the main hospital building, but UCSF services are located throughout the campus. For directions to a specific clinic, check the clinic webpage.

505 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94143
(415) 476-1000
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Public Transport

Our Parnassus campus is accessible via Muni streetcar line N-Judah*, which stops at Second Avenue and Irving Street, and the following Muni bus lines, which stop in front of the hospital:

  • 43-Masonic*
  • 6-Parnassus
  • 66-Quintara

* Wheelchair accessible bus routes

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(415) 673-MUNI (6864)

UCSF Shuttles

Free UCSF shuttles connect our Parnassus campus with our Mount Zion and Mission Bay campuses, as well as other UCSF locations and the 16th Street BART station. A Parnassus-Mount Zion express shuttle leaves every 15 minutes.

The shuttle departs from Parnassus in front of Kalmanovitz Library at 530 Parnassus Ave.

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Shuttle routes and timetables
Shuttle system map
Shuttle hotline: (415) 476-4646 (GOGO)

Public Transport

Parking garages at the Parnassus campus include:

Millberry Union Garage
500 Parnassus Ave.
Rate: $4/hour
Daily maximum: $32
Daily maximum for patrons with disability placards: $7 Hours: 24 hours a day, every day

350 Parnassus Garage
350 Parnassus Ave.
Rate: $4/30 minutes
Daily maximum: $28
Hours: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday to Friday, and 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday

Patient Drop-Off

Patients may be dropped off and picked up at the circular driveway leading to the main hospital entrance at 505 Parnassus Ave. or in front of the Ambulatory Care Center at 400 Parnassus Ave.

Valet Parking

Valet parking service is available at the Ambulatory Care Center at 400 Parnassus Ave. from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. There is no extra charge for the valet service.

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Download a Parnassus campus map
Campus Transportation Services: (415) 476-2566