Tower Garage

Parkland Memorial Hospital’s Tower Garage at Medical District Drive and Tex Oak Drive is also available to UT Southwestern patients and visitors. Free express shuttle transportation is available from the garage to the Aston Ambulatory Care Center (Aston Express) and to the Sprague Building and Zale Lipshy University Hospital (DART #703 Shuttle).

The Tower Garage is near DART's Parkland/SWMD Station on the Green Rail Line, and several DART bus routes also have stops in this "mini transit station".

Self-Parking for the Aston Building

For patients who have an appointment in the Aston Building, free, convenient parking is available in the Tower Garage, with free shuttle service to the Aston Building. Staff at the Aston clinic being visited will provide a voucher for free parking to patients who park in the Tower Garage. Without the clinic voucher, parking costs $5.

Self-parking at the Tower Garage is quick and easy:

  • Absolutely no charge (with ticket voucher)
  • Free Aston Express shuttle every 10 minutes
  • Convenient pick-up and drop-off service in the 1st floor garage breezeway, just past the automobile ticket gate entrance
  • Please note that the shuttle stop has been moved to the rear of the building.
  • Wheelchair accessible
Download the Aston parking information card.

Valet parking is also available at the circular driveway in front of the Aston Building and costs $5. A book of five coupons may be purchased for $20 at the valet station.

Visitors who valet park and then drive to another facility on our campus the same day may valet park at the second location free by presenting their first valet receipt.

Self-Parking for Zale Lipshy University Hospital and the Sprague Building

For visitors to the Sprague Building and Zale Lipshy University Hospital, convenient self-parking is available in the Tower Garage for $5, with free shuttle service to and from the bus stop on Harry Hines Boulevard. View the Campus Map for more detailed information.

The free DART #703 Shuttle runs continuously and stops at the garage approximately every 7 minutes:

  • Picks up passengers on Tex Oak Drive, directly across from the Tower Garage
  • Runs from 4 a.m. to midnight weekdays (no weekend service)
  • Drops off passengers on Harry Hines Blvd. in front of Parkland Memorial Hospital

Valet Parking

Valet Parking is available for patients and visitors to Zale Lipshy University Hospital at the main entrance to the hospital for $5. A book of five coupons may be purchased for $20 at the valet station.

Visitors who valet park and then drive to another facility on our campus the same day may valet park at the second location free by presenting their first valet receipt. Visitors to UT Southwestern University Hospitals may purchase a $5 in-and-out valet ticket that expires at midnight on the day purchased.