Main Campus Accessibility

Brigham and Women’s Hospital is committed to making our facilities and medical services accessibleand creating a welcoming environment for all. 

Public Transportation

We are conveniently located near handicap accessible public transportation. The nearest MBTA stop is the Brigham Circle stop on the MBTA's green line.  Visitors coming by MBTA should use the 15 Francis Street entrance.  This entrance is open from 6am to 8pm. When this entrance is closed, use the 75 Francis Street entrance.

Additionally, MBTA’s THE RIDE offers door-to-door transportation to eligible people who cannot use general public transportation. To become eligible for THE RIDE, you must complete an application. Learn more at www.jv-theride.com or www.mbta.com, or call 800-533-6282(V) or 617-222-5415(TTY).

Shuttle Services

Wheelchair accessible shuttles operate between Brigham and Women’s Hospital (at 75 Francis Street) and the Brigham and Women’s Health Care Center, Chestnut Hill, the Brigham and Women’s  Faulkner HospitalJamaica Plain and the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.  You may view shuttle schedules online or posted at the shuttle stop across from the 75 Francis Street entrance.

Parking Garages

Brigham and Women’s has two parking garages. Both have designated accessible parking spots. The vehicle height limit at both is 6 feet 6 inches.  There are a few oversized spaces on P1 of the 80 Francis Garage (617-732-6532).  See an attendant upon arrival for assistance with oversized vehicles.  When there are no open oversized self-parking spaces please use valet service at the 45 or 75 Francis Street entrances. Accessible van parking is also available.

  • 45 Francis Street Garage – Patients whose cars have HP plates or placards may self park in this garage. All other patients may valet park their cars at this location or self park in the 80 Francis Street Servicenter Garage.
  • 80 Francis Street Garage
  • 60 Fenwood Road Garage
  • Valet Parking - Valet parking is available at the 45 Francis and 75 Francis Street entrances.  Valet parking is also available at 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston and the 850 Boylston Street, Brookline locations.

Entrances

There are three main entrances to Brigham and Women’s Hospital: 15 Francis Street, 45 Francis Street and 75 Francis Street.  Once inside, all patient care areas can be reached without having to exit the building, with the exception of the practices at 500 Brookline Avenue and 60 Fenwood Road.  All main entrances are handicap accessible.

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