Visitor Parking

Visitor parking is available throughout campus in both garages and lots. Parking garages are equipped with automated pay stations that are available 24 hours a day; watch an instructional video to learn more. Attendants are on duty in garages during peak periods. Pay-by-space equipment is available in visitor lots. For maps and directions to visitor parking facilities, use the links provided in the tables below. 

For more visitor information, read about discounted parking and check our FAQs. Duke's smoking policy applies to all parking garages.

To help plan your visit to Duke, read our announcements or check the Duke Events Calendar.

University Parking Locations
Garages with automated pay stations Hourly Rate Daily Rate

Parking Garage IV
Enter off Science Dr near Bryan Center main entrance

Attendant on duty:

Mon-Fri: 8:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat: 9 am - 5 pm
Sun: 10:30 am - 6 pm

Science Drive Garage
Enter off Science Dr near JB Duke Hotel

Attendant on duty Mon-Sun 9 am - 9 pm





Unattended lots with pay-by-space stations

Bryan Center Visitor Lot $2.00 $4.00
Science Drive Visitor Lot $2.00 $4.00
Nasher Art Museum $2.00 $6.00
Duke Gardens $2.00 $8.00
Smith Warehouse (first 30 minutes are free)




Medical Center Parking Garages
Automated pay stations are in use Attended Hours Hourly Rate Daily Rate

Parking Garage I
Enter from Trent Dr

Mon-Fri: 7 am - 10:30 pm
Sat-Sun: 9 am - 9 pm
$2.00 $8.00
Parking Garage II
Enter from Erwin Rd or Elba St
Mon-Fri: 6:30 am - 11 am
Sat-Sun: 7 am - 11 pm
$2.00 $8.00
Parking Garage III
Enter off Pratt St and proceed to the North Pavilion
Mon-Fri: 9:30 am-6 pm $2.00 $8.00
Research Dr Garage (serving Eye Center)
Enter from Erwin Rd onto Eye Care Drive
Mon-Fri: 8:30 am-6 pm $2.00 $8.00