Transportation & Housing

There are many options for transportation to and from Providence Portland Medical Center. There are also options for housing, along with nearby hotels that are recommended by Providence Guest Services.

Providence Guest Services

The friendly staff of Providence Guest Services can help arrange guest housing or make hotel reservations for out-of-town patients and visitors, give directions and transportation advice, and recommend a local restaurant for a good breakfast, lunch, dinner or snack. Call Guest Services at 844-971-7768.

TriMet bus lines

TriMet bus line #19 directly serves Providence Portland Medical Center. Other bus lines run within a half mile of the hospital as well. Please check maps and schedules available on the TriMet website, and at the main entrance to the medical center and the security office located in Providence Hall.

TriMet MAX lines

The red, blue and green lines of the MAX light rail make stops at the Hollywood Transit Center, near Providence Portland Medical Center. A shuttle runs on weekdays between the transit center and Providence Portland Medical Center.

Download shuttle schedule

Transportation navigation resources available

Ride Connection is a community-based transportation program, able to work directly with Providence patients, providers, and the community. Their Mobility for Health team is available to assist in discussing and navigating transportation resources for medical appointments, nutrition, and other social supports.


Visitors may park in the parking structure at Northeast 49th Ave. and Hoyt Street. Electric vehicle charging stations are also available in the parking structure. All parking at Providence Portland Medical Center is free.

Patients and visitors are cautioned not to park in reserved or designated areas. There is designated parking for emergency patients near the emergency entrance. Please be sure to lock your vehicle. If you need assistance with your vehicle, please call Security Services at 503-215-6548.

There are also multiple bicycle racks and covered bicycle storage space near the entrances of Providence Portland Medical Center.

Apartments are available on a weekly basis for out-of-town patients and their families within a block or two of the Providence campus. The units are furnished, including dishes, telephone and television.

Several hotels/motels in the vicinity offer discounted rates to Providence patients and visitors.

Please call Providence Concierge Services at 1-888-550-1575 for further information.

Providence Guest House

Providence Guest House was founded in 2015 to be a “place of hope and rest” for patients, their family and friends who need to be close to Providence Portland Medical Center. In keeping with the Mission of the Sisters of Providence, we seek to take care of the caregiver and to be a place of compassion for the needy.

Learn more about Providence Guest House - Portland


Providence Guest Services recommends neighboring hotels that meet our standards, offering:

  • Knowledgeable hotel staff
  • Clean, attractive facilities
  • Discounted rates for patients and their families
  • Convenient locations (within 3 miles or 5 minutes of our hospitals)
  • Wheelchair-accessible rooms
Candlewood Suites (Portland Airport)

11250 NE Holman Street
Portland, OR 97220
Phone: 503-255-4003

Comfort Inn

8225 NE Wasco St.
Portland, OR 97232
Phone: 503-408-8000

Residence Inn-Lloyd Center

1710 NE Multnomah St.
Portland, OR 97232
Phone: 503-288-1400

Shilo Inn Portland-Rose Garden

1506 NE Second Ave.
Portland, OR 97232
Phone: 503-736-6300