Directions and Parking
The main entrance to Providence Saint John’s Health Center is located on Santa Monica Boulevard, between 20th and 23rd Streets. All parking is by valet only; no self-park lots are available within the campus.
The new entrance to the valet parking drop-off is located at the top of our one-way circle driveway. Enter using the east end of the driveway (near the U.S. Bank).
Providence Saint John’s front entrance on Santa Monica Boulevard is open from 5 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Before or after these hours, please use the valet drop-off at our Emergency Department entrance. The Emergency Department is located on Arizona Avenue between 20th and 23rd Streets.
A friendly valet will greet you and direct you to the building’s public entrance into the Howard Keck Center. Please check-in with the Information Desk before proceeding to your visiting destination.
$18.00 Flat Rate (after 90 minutes). All rates include a 10% city parking tax.
Note: Providence Saint John’s does not validate in the parking structure or the health center. For the latest information and for questions related to directions please call the Providence Saint John’s parking office at 310-829-8012.
Individuals with questions or concerns related to Providence Saint John’s Development Agreement with the City of Santa Monica can contact:
Patients and visitors of Providence Saint John’s Health Center have many alternatives to get to the health center. Below are many alternatives to driving including, bike, walk, transit, and ride sharing.
Big Blue Bus
The Big Blue Bus offers transportation throughout Santa Monica and beyond. Please click on the link below to find alternatives. The orange line (line 1) will get you to Providence Saint John’s Health Center.
The Metro Expo Line offers service to downtown Santa Monica. From the rail station it is easy to jump on the Big Blue Bus or take a ride share vehicle to the health center. To learn more, click here: https://www.metro.net/riding/guide/E-line/
We encourage you to utilize Uber or Lyft to bring you to Providence Saint John’s Health Center. It is a relaxing way to get to our campus with an easy drop off or pick up.
Biking to our campus is another option to get to our health center. We have bike racks so you can easily lock your bike for safe keeping while you are visiting. It’s important to properly lock your bike. Please do not lock your bike to handrails and other structures outside of designated bike.
These new apps take the guesswork out of planning your trip by aggregating real-time data from the nearby bus, train, bike share and car share services. Check arrival times, find closest stops, plan your route, weigh your options. Never waste time at a bus stop again.
- Transit App - Real time schedule updates for all nearby transit options.
- Go LA - Plan & compare trip options in the LA region and track goals.
- Google Maps - Trip planning for walking, biking, transit and driving.
- NextBus - Real time arrival info & vehicle locations for BBB & Metro.
If you absolutely must drive to Saint John’s, plan extra time for traffic and parking. There is metered parking around the campus, but those spots fill up quickly. We offer valet parking, no self-parking, and the maximum rate is $18 for the full day. Parking rates are listed above.