Directions, Maps, Parking and Transit

Highway 64/40 will be closed from Tower Grove eastbound to Jefferson on September 5 at 8 pm, reopening on Monday, September 8 at 5 am.

Public Transportation

MetroBus

Take the #70 Grand MetroBus for several stops available in Grand Center. Click here to plan your trip through Metro Transit - St. Louis.

MetroLink

The Grand MetroLink Station is now open. Travel about two blocks north on Grand Boulevard once out of the MetroLink Station to enter Grand Center at Lindell Boulevard and Grand Boulevard.

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

Driving Directions

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 available street, lot or garage parking. See Parking section below for more details or refer to Map (PDF download).

Market exit: Merge left on to Market. At first light, make a left on to Compton (north) and proceed to available street, lot or garage parking. See Parking section below for more details or refer to Map (PDF download).

Grand exit: Make a right on to Grand. Proceed north past Lindell Boulevard to enter the Grand Center district. Street, lot and garage parking are available. See Parking section for more details or refer to Map (PDF download).

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 enter the Grand Center district. 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 until in the Grand Center district.

Take Hwy 70 westbound and use the Grand exit. Make a right (south) on to Grand.  Proceed south to Delmar Boulevard to enter the Grand Center district. Street, lot and garage parking are available. See Parking section below for more details or refer to Map (PDF download).

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 to enter the district. See Parking section (below) for more details or refer to Map (PDF download).

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 enter the Grand Center district. 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 until in the Grand Center district.

Take Hwy 70 eastbound and use the Grand exit. Take left on to Grand (south).  Proceed south to Delmar Boulevard to enter the Grand Center district.  Street, lot and garage parking are available. See Parking section (below) for more details or refer to Map (PDF download).

Parking Information

Surface Lots & Parking Garage

Grand Center has many secure parking lots conveniently located on East-West streets throughout the District. There is also a parking garage located on Olive, just west of Grand. Depending on the day of the week and district event schedule, parking lots may be self service or manned with an attendant. Map (PDF Download)

How to Access Parking

All parking lots and the parking garage can be accessed from Grand Boulevard. However, on nights when multiple events, concerts and performances are occurring in the District, it is easier to access parking by using routes other than Grand.

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 from $2.00 to $5.00, evening/event rates are generally from $8.00 to $10.00.

Street Parking

The Grand Center District is home to thousands of on street parking meters. Parking meters have different limits of 15 minutes up to four hours. The limit for each meter is indicated on the meter with a yellow sticker. Enforcement is from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday (No enforcement on Sunday.) Rates are 75 cents per hour. Coins only; no credit card meters are available in the District. 

Chaifetz Arena

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.

Basic District Map

Basic District Map

Built upon our basic district map, this version is updated according to what is current in December of 2011.

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