Parking and Driving Directions to Fairview Southdale Hospital

Directions to Fairview Southdale Hospital

Fairview Southdale Hospital is conveniently located off of Highway 62 and France Ave. S. in Edina. 

From North:

Take Highway 35W south to Highway 62 (Crosstown). Follow Highway 62 west to France Ave. Turn left onto France Ave. Proceed one block to 65th St. Turn right on 65th St. to park in the Skyway Ramp. Turn left on 65th St. to park in the East Ramp.

From South:

Take Highway 35W north to Highway 62 (Crosstown). Follow Highway 62 west to France Ave. Turn left onto France Ave. Proceed one block to 65th St. Turn right on 65th St. to park in the Skyway Ramp. Turn left on 65th St. to park in the East Ramp.

From East:

Take Highway 62 (Crosstown) west to France Ave. Turn left onto France Ave. Proceed one block to 65th St. Turn right on 65th St. to park in the Skyway Ramp. Turn left on 65th St. to park in the East Ramp.

From West:

Take Highway 494 east to France Ave. Turn left onto France Ave. and proceed two miles to 65th St. Turn left on 65th St. to park in the Skyway Ramp. Turn right on 65th St. to park in the East Ramp.

Parking

Fairview Southdale Hospital offers valet parking and two pay parking ramps on campus. Visitors to the hospital should park in either the Skyway Ramp or the East Ramp and should avoid parking in surface lots near the hospital. Parking in non-hospital areas such as the Southdale Medical Building will result in a towed vehicle.

Valet parking

Valet parking is available Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. for $7.00, which covers parking and valet fees. Valet parking attendants are stationed at Door 2 at the Skyway Lobby entrance, located off of 65th Ave. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and cash are accepted. If your vehicle needs to remain parked for longer than the day, the cost will be $7.00 per day, for each additional day. To reach Valet, call 952-915-8898.

Skyway parking ramp

The Skyway Ramp is located across France Ave. from the hospital and is connected to the hospital by a skyway. The skyway access is on Level C of the parking ramp. This ramp is the best place to park for surgery, visiting a hospital patient, heart clinics, and the weight loss clinic.

The entrance and first level of the Skyway Ramp have a height clearance of 9’9”. Beyond level A, the height clearance is 6’11”.

East parking ramp

The East Ramp is located near the Emergency entrance off of 65th Ave. and Drew Ave. This ramp is the best place to park for emergency care, labor and delivery patients, Eye Care Center, Medical Oncology Clinic, Rehabilitation, Respiratory Care and volunteer services.

The height limit in the East Ramp is 6’9”. Vehicles that are oversized or extra long may clear at the entrance, but not inside the ramp. These vehicles should park in the Skyway Ramp. A tunnel connecting the hospital to the 6363 Physicians Building and East Parking Ramp is open Monday-Friday 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Parking rates

0-½ hr. $3.00*
½-1 hr. $4.00
1-2½hr. $5.00
2½-3½hr. $6.00
3½-6hr. $7.00
6-8hr. $8.00
8 - 2 4 hr. $9.00
Each additional 24 hours - $4 (car must remain in the ramp or daily parking rates apply)

Above prices include tax. Rates are subject to change.*Under 15 minutes: no charge.

Fully-automated parking ramps

There is no attendant on duty in either ramp. Pay stations accept credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express) as well as cash.

Five-day pass

You may buy a five-day pass from the Parking Office for $45. This allows one car to come and go for five days in a row. You will get a $15 refund when you return the pass to the Parking Office. Unused paid parking passes are nonrefundable. If you choose not to buy a five-day pass and then change your mind, the Parking Office will give you credit for up to two days of parking. You will need to show your parking receipts. Extensions cost $6 per day. A five-day extension is $30.

Monthly pass

Monthly passes are available. Please visit the Parking Office for details. 

Security and assistance

Security is available to escort you to your vehicle. Security can be contacted via phone at 952-292-2947.