Parking & Directions

Aerial View of Hospital Campus

Updated March 31, 2020
Joseph Brant Hospital is offering free parking for patients, visitors, staff and physicians for the month of April. We appreciate everyone’s support and contributions during this unprecedented time. 


We are located at 1245 Lakeshore Road in Burlington, Ontario. 

From Toronto (QEW):

From Hamilton (403):

From Niagara (QEW):

  • Follow QEW Niagara
  • Exit at North Shore Blvd.
  • Turn left at lights
  • Turn right on Lakeshore Rd.
  • Exit QEW Niagara from 403

  • Exit at North Shore Blvd.

  • Turn left at lights

  • Turn right on Lakeshore Rd.
  • Follow QEW over Skyway Bridge

  • Exit at North Shore Blvd.

  • Turn right at lights

  • Turn right on Lakeshore Rd.

Parking Lots

Visitor parking is available off Lakeshore Rd. and North Shore Blvd. Designated accessible parking is available in both.  

Lakeshore Rd.

Access to our South Tower and new Emergency Department, Main Entrance and Parking Garage is located at 1221 Lakeshore Road

  • Continue on North Shore Blvd. to Lakeshore Rd. 
  • Turn right on Lakeshore Rd.
  • Turn right at the first lights on Lakeshore Rd. 
  • Make an immediate left into the parking garage through the lift gates. 

North Shore Blvd. 

Access to our North Tower and old Main Entrance is located at 1230 North Shore Boulevard.

  • Turn right at the lights between the hospital and the Brant Centre.
  • Make an immediate left through the lift gates.

Short-Term Parking

JBH makes every effort to keep prices as low as possible. Revenues generated from parking are used to support the building maintenance of supervision of our parking garages and lots. All remaining revenues are used to support patient care.

Pick-up & Drop-off

Visitors will not be charged for pick-up and drop-off if 20 minutes or less.

Pay & Display 

The Pay & Display lot is located at the Main Entrance, off Lakeshore Rd. Parking permits (tickets) must be purchased on arrival and displayed prominently on the vehicle dashboard. Permit machines are located within the lot.

Permits purchased for the garage and North Shore lot are not transferable. They cannot be used in the Pay & Display lot. 

Daily Parking 

Parking permits (tickets) are issued on entry to our gated parking lots. Visitors must take their permits with them. Payment is made at a parking pay station on departure.

Fees are calculated according to the date and time printed on the permit.

Rates are as follows:

  • Each half hour or less (to a maximum of 2.5 hours) - $3.50
  • Day rate (2.5 hours to midnight) - $16.25
  • Day Pass (in-and-out privileges to a maximum of 24 hours)  - $16.25
  • Lost Ticket - $16.25

Multi-Day Parking

Day pass and multi-day passes must be purchased at the Parking Office (kiosk). It is located just outside the North side entrance.


In accordance with government regulation, Joseph Brant Hospital offers the H-PASS. A multi-day, reduced rate parking pass for regular visitors. 

  • 5 day H-PASS - $40.50

  • 10 day H-PASS - $80.00

  • 30 day H-PAS­S - $240.00       

H-Pass Features

  • Valid for use in all gated parking lots (excluding the Pay & Display lot) 
  • Transferable among patients, their visitors and vehicles
  • Equipped with in-and-out privileges within a 24-hour period
  • Valid for consecutive or non-consecutive days
  • Good for one year from the date of purchase 

Entering & Exiting with an H-Pass:

  • Stop at the gate 
  • Insert the H-Pass in the yellow slot for validation
  • After validation, gate will open and the H-Pass will be returned
  • Proceed with caution

Monthly Pass (Consecutive Days)

Unlike the H-PASS, the 30 Day Pass must be used on consecutive days, and is not transferable. It is offered for $65.00.       


Pay & Display

Parking permits (tickets) must be purchased on arrival. Permit machines are located within the lot.

Daily Passes

Daily permits can be paid at one of our two Pay Stations. Pay Stations are located at hospital entrances and in the Joyce Family Atrium (lobby).

Day Pass & Multi-Day Passes

Day pass and multi-day passes must be purchased at the Parking Office (kiosk). It is located just outside the North side entrance.


Support is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you and your vehicle are stuck at an entry or exit gate, press the assistance button.  A representative in our Parking Office (kiosk) will respond.  

Comments & Concerns

Please share comments and concerns with the Parking Office (kiosk). It is located outside the North entrance. You may also call 905-632-6754.


Parking proceeds offset hospital operational costs. Parking rates include all applicable taxes. Parking passes are non-refundable. The hospital is not responsible for lost or stolen passes.

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