parking & directions

PARKING

Surface Lots & Parking Garage
Grand Center has many secure parking lots conveniently located on east-west streets, as well as a parking garage located on Olive, just west of Grand. Parking lots may be self service or manned with an attendant. Find parking on our interactive map.

How to Access Parking
It is easier and quicker to access parking by using routes other than Grand on event nights. From west of Grand: Use Spring Avenue to enter one of the parking lots/garage located on Olive, Washington or Grandel Square. From east of Grand: Use Compton or Theresa to enter one of the parking lots located on Olive, Washington, Samuel Shepard or Delmar.

Parking Fees
Parking rates vary by location, operator and the schedule of events. Day rates are generally $2 - $5, evening/event rates are generally $8 - $10.

Street Parking
The Grand Center District is home to thousands of on-street parking meters. Time limits vary from 15 minutes to up to four hours. Enforcement is from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 75 cents per hour; coins only.

Chaifetz Arena Parking
If you are planning to attend an event at Chaifetz Arena, Saint Louis University has parking garages located at Olive & Compton and Laclede & Grand that are conveniently located next to the arena.

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

Get driving directions via Google Maps, or see below. From the West:
Take Hwy 64/40 eastbound and use one of three exits:
Vandeventer exit: Take left at stop light on to Vandeventer, proceed north to Olive or Washington, and turn right (east) to Grand.
Market exit: Merge left on to Market. At first light, make a left on to Compton (north). Take another left (west) on Olive Street to Grand.
Grand exit: Make a right on to Grand. Proceed north past Lindell Boulevard.
Take Hwy 44 eastbound and use the Grand exit. Take left on to Grand (north). Proceed north past the Grand Bridge and Lindell Boulevard. To avoid traffic on Grand, take the Grand exit, proceed straight (east) on Lafayette Ave., then left (north) onto Compton. Proceed north on Compton for about 1.5 miles.
Take Hwy 70 eastbound and use the Grand exit. Take a right on to Grand (south). Proceed south to Delmar Boulevard.

From the East:
Take Hwy 40 westbound and use the Forest Park Parkway/Grand exit. Merge to right, following Grand exit signs. Make a right on to Grand (north), cross Lindell Boulevard.
Take Hwy 44 westbound and use the Grand exit. Take right on to Grand (north). Proceed north past the Grand Bridge and Lindell Boulevard. To avoid traffic on Grand, take the Grand exit, then make a right (east) onto Lafayette Ave., then the next left (north) onto Compton. Proceed north on Compton for about 1.5 miles.
Take Hwy 70 westbound and use the Grand exit. Make a left (south) on to Grand. Proceed south to Delmar Boulevard.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

MetroBus
Take the #70 Grand MetroBus for several stops available in Grand Center. Plan your trip through Metro Transit - St. Louis on the Metro website or try Google Transit.

MetroLink
The Grand MetroLink Station is located about two blocks south of Grand Center on Grand Boulevard. Find MetroLink schedules on the Metro website.

Taxis
ABC Checker Cab Company: (314) 766-7433
Harris Cab Co: (314) 371-7111
Laclede Cab: (314) 652-3456
St. Louis American Cab: (314) 531-8766
St. Louis County Cab Co: (314) 993-8294

ACCESSIBILITY

Accessible parking is available at each of the parking lots and garages. All Metro buses are wheelchair accessible. All cultural institutions are wheelchair accessible. Service animals are welcome.