Getting here by car

If you’re visiting Hawke’s Bay Hospital, there are various ways you can get here, and some of them are free!

There are drop-off zones outside the hospital’s main entrance, Emergency Department entrance and Maternity entrance for labouring women.

 Mobility Parking is free. For more information about time limits etc, click here


From 1 March 2017, if you are parking at the hospital between 8am and 5pm Monday to Friday, there is a small fee.

Paid Parking 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday

After 5pm, weekends and public holidays are free.

How to pay?

Patients and visitors payment options:

  1. Pay and Display machine. Pay at the machine and put the parking slip on dashboard $1 per 3.5 hours. Note: machine will accept coins (no change provided) or debit/credit chipped cards.
  2. ‘ParkMate App’.  Download the universal app, register your vehicle and pay as you go $1 per 3.5 hours.
  3. Free drop-off zones outside the Emergency Department and for labouring women are provided.

Other ways you can get to Hawke’s Bay Hospital:

Bus Services – Regular services on the GoBay bus network outside our door. Click here

Do you have an outpatient appointment? You can travel for free on the GoBay bus network. To find out how it works, click here.