Contact and Find Us
UF Health Shands Hospital
1600 SW Archer Road, 1st Floor, Room 1097
Gainesville, FL 32610
UF Health Shands Hospital is located in Gainesville, Fla., on the University of Florida campus off of Archer Road (SR 24), about three miles east of I-75, exit 384, and one block west of U.S. Hwy 441.
- The visitor parking garages are located just off S.W. Archer Road on the west (Mowry Road) and east (Newell Drive) ends of the hospital.
- The fee for parking is $10 per day regardless of state-issued disability permits. However, both patients and their visitors may claim a voucher from a nurse’s station or the front desk to cover it. It must be presented on exit from the parking garage.
- Shands shuttles are available from 7 a.m. until 8:45 p.m., Monday through Friday, to transport you from the visitor parking garages to the hospital.
- Valet parking is also available Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. through 7:30 p.m. The valet parking booth is located along the curb in the front circle of the east entrance to the hospital. The cost is $13 per day per car, regardless of state-issued disability permits, but a $10 dollar voucher is available from a nurse’s station.
Links and Admissions
Where can I stay while my family member or friend is a patient at Shands at UF?
Most of the area hotel and motel establishments in Gainesville will offer family and friends of patients a discount. UF Health Shands Hospital Admissions Desk will be happy to provide you with a current list of these establishments.