Visitors - Options for Visiting Duke

Visitors: Options for Visiting Duke

Hourly Parking

Duke University and the Health System strives to provide convenient and cost-effective parking for all visitors. Directional signs and friendly staff are available to assist visitors in finding available spaces near buildings or venues of interest.

Daily Passes

Visitors to campus may purchase daily passes for the lots on East Campus and Central Campus.  Health System guests may use hourly parking near medical facilities.

City & Regional Bus

Local and regional bus transportation is provided off-campus by the Durham Area Transit Authority and Triangle Transit. Be sure to check out the Bull City Connector, a fare-free service that connects downtown with Duke University and medical facilities.

Duke Buses

Duke Transit operates more than 30 buses with routes throughout the campus and health system. Visitors can ride campus buses at no charge. Riders must abide by these guidelines. There’s also the Robertson Scholars route, which provides service between Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill.

Event Parking

For information about what’s going on at Duke, visit our announcements, athletic events pages, or the Duke Events Calendar. You may need to plan ahead for your visit to find the best parking available.