There are various means to get to and from our health facilities. All rural hospitals, Goodna Health and The Park - Mental Health and Specialised Services have free parking available.
NOTICE: Shuttle bus temporarily suspended
To help stop the spread of coronavirus and adhere to physical distancing regulations, the Ipswich Hospital Park&Ride Shuttle Bus has been temporarily suspended (effective immediately).
All pick-up/drop-off points are included in this suspension, including:
- Chelmsford Ave entrance, Ipswich Hospital
- Limestone Park
- Deebing St, Water Tower
- Bell St, Ipswich Health Plaza
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
The hospital car parks and surrounding street parking are available for use.
Ipswich Hospital has two main entrances and an emergency entrance:
East Street (main) entrance
Chelmsford Street entrance
Download Ipswich Hospital Map to find your way from the taxi rank, public bus stop and two public carparks.
As a patient at our facilities there are some important things you need to know about your travel from hospital. Please refer to the Patient travel information checklist (PDF) for detailed information.
If you require assistance with transport home please discuss this with your nurse.
The Queensland Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme provides financial assistance for travel and accommodation to eligible patients and in some cases their escorts, who need to access specialist services that are not available within their local area.
For more information contact your local healthcare team or visit
All rural hospitals, Goodna Health and The Park - Mental Health and Specialised Services have free parking available.
Ipswich Hospital Foundation operates three car parks (including disabled parking) for West Moreton Health:
P1: a covered, multi-story carpark located opposite the main entrance of Ipswich Hospital, Chelmsford avenue
P2: a covered, multi-story carpark located opposite the main entrance of Ipswich Hospital, Chelmsford avenue
- P3: a covered, multi-story carpark located above Ipswich Health Plaza and Ipswich Central Train Station, Bell street
Casual parking rates are $3.00 per hour or part thereof for a $21 a day maximum.
Opening an account with Ipswich Hospital Foundation allows for $5 per day parking.
For more information visit www.ihfparking.com.au
Ipswich City Council provides limited 'Pay and Display' on-street parking around Ipswich Hospital and Ipswich Health Plaza at $1.20 per hour.
We have a concessional parking arrangement for eligible patients, carers and their families when attending Ipswich Hospital and Ipswich Health Plaza.
Application forms are available from the Volunteers Desk at the following locations:
- Main Entry (Ward Block Entry), Chelmsford avenue
- East Street entrance (Tower Block Entry), East street
For the application form download
Concessional parking form application
For more information download
Concessional parking fact sheet
For policy information download
Concession car parking policy