Car parking at Whiston Hospital for Patients and Visitors
Car park is available for patients and visitors in the Multi Storey Car Park off Warrington Road, by Accident and Emergency off Dragon Lane and by the paediatric entrance off Stoney Lane. There is also a dedicated disabled car park at the front of the hospital main entrance and also disabled spaces available within the multi storey, Accident and Emergency and Paediatric car parks.
All these car parks have a graduated charging system. This charging regime is in all pay on foot car parks at both Whiston Hospital and St Helens Hospital. The charges are:-
Less than 20 minutes - FREE
20 minutes - 1 hour - £1.00
1 - 2 hours - £2.00
2 - 3 hours - £3.00
3 - 4 hours - £4.00
4 - 5 hours - £5.00
5 – 6 hours - £6.00
£6 Maximum Charge
Prices are subject to change
The car park operates a Pay on Foot system, this means a ticket will be issued on arrival and visitors will need to go to the payment machine to pay the amount required and have their ticket validated for exit before leaving. To leave, visitors will need to place their tickets in the terminal by the exit barrier.
There are five payment machines at Whiston Hospital - two are located within the hospital by the Main Reception, 2 can be found on Level 5 of the multi storey car park and one is located by the Accident and Emergency car park.
There is a pedestrian link bridge from Level 5 of the multi-storey car park which takes you to the main entrance of the new hospital via the lifts or stairs.
For frequent visitors, weekly passes are available for £10. These passes will have unlimited use for a full 7 day period.
At Whiston Hospital weekly passes can be purchased for the Multi Storey Car Park only from General Office between the hours of 9.15am to 4.45pm and out of hours from the Security Department located on the lower ground floor (follow signs for Radiology or ask at Reception for directions).
At St Helens Hospital weekly passes can be purchased for the patient and visitor car park either from General Office between the hours of 9.15am to 4.45pm or from the car park pay machine directly 24 hours a day.
FREE Shuttle Bus
The FREE shuttle bus service offers transport between Whiston Hospital and
St Helens Hospital. It is available Monday to Friday, every 20 minutes, between 7.20am and 6.10pm, picking up at the main entrances of both hospitals. Click here to view timetables.