Commuting and Housing Options
There are many options for transportation to and from Providence Portland Medical Center.
TriMet bus lines
TriMet bus line #19 directly serves Providence Portland Medical Center. Other bus lines run within a half mile of the hospital as well. Please check maps and schedules available on the TriMet Web site, and at the main entrance to the medical center and the security office located in Providence Hall.
TriMet MAX lines
The red, blue and green lines of the MAX light rail make stops at the Hollywood Transit Center, near Providence Portland Medical Center. A shuttle runs on weekdays between the transit center and Providence Portland Medical Center.
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Visitors may park in the parking structure at Northeast 49th
Avenue and Hoyt Street. Electric vehicle charging stations are also available in the parking structure. All parking at Providence Portland Medical Center is free. Patients and visitors are cautioned not to park in reserved or designated areas. There is designated parking for emergency patients near the emergency entrance. Please be sure to lock your vehicle. If you need assistance with your vehicle, please call Security Services at 503-215-6548. There are also multiple bicycle racks and covered bicycle storage space near the entrances of Providence Portland Medical Center.
Stay close to Providence
Apartments are available on a weekly basis for out-of-town patients and their families within a block or two of the Providence campus. The units are furnished, including dishes, telephone and television.
Several hotels/motels in the vicinity offer discounted rates to Providence patients and visitors. Please call Providence Concierge Services at 1-888-550-1575 for further information.