How to find us
There are three reception areas where you can ask someone for directions:
- Randwick campus information counter at the Barker Street entrance which is open 8.00am to 8.30pm seven days a week
- Prince of Wales Hospital information counter at the High Street entrance which is open 8.00am to 8.30pm weekdays and 9.00am to 5.30pm on weekends
- Emergency Department at the Barker Street entrance is open 24 hours a day.
We also have electronic information kiosks at both the Barker Street and High Street entrances.
You can also use our hospital campus map to help find your way around.
Prince of Wales Hospital is located on High Street, Randwick in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs and is approximately 6km from Sydney CBD and 8km from the Domestic Airport. See Google Maps
Bus Route No. 314, 316, 317, 370, 372, 373, 376, 377, 400, 410, 418, M50
Walking time to the Randwick Campus is approximately five minutes from bus stops on
- Northbound – Avoca, Barker and Belmore Roads
- Southbound – Arthur and Belmore Road
It is recommended you use the bus stops on Arthur, Belmore and Avoca Streets where possible due to the steep hill walking up from Barker St.
Our Hospital is located on Randwick Campus with a number of other hospitals and services.
Car parking is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A private company, Point Parking, operates this service and fees apply.
Parking can be accessed via the Barker Street entrance.
For more information please telephone 9326 7233 or go to Point Parking office located B1 of the carpark.
Concessional car parking fees in NSW public hospitals
For more information on Concessional car parking fees in NSW public hospitals visit the SESLHD District website
Concession rates are now available for eligible patients and their carers who require regular or long term hospitalisation and/or treatment for parking in public hospital car parks.
For further information on concessional parking:
- Visit http://www.parking.health.nsw.gov.au/ and type in Prince of Wales Hospital or download our app NSW Health hospital parking and directions on Google play or iTunes.
- Visit our Campus Information and Concessional Parking counter at Barker Street entrance, 8.00am to 8.30pm Monday to Sunday or after Hours visit the car park office located on B1 of the car park.
- See this poster which explains the eligibility criteria
There is limited free parking for people with disability permits at the High and Barker street entrances, near the Catherine Hayes Building and outside Emergency.
Information on access to the Randwick Campus, including wheelchair access is available via the Transport Accessibility Guide.
There are three entrances for patient pick up or drop off
- Barker Street for Adult Emergency Department, Outpatients, Medical Imaging and Dickinson Building
- High Street for Patient Discharge Lounge, Eye Clinic, Parkes Building and Clinical Sciences Building
- Avoca Street for Nelune Comprehensive Cancer Centre located at the Bright Alliance Building.
Bike racks are located on the hospital campus near the High Street and Avoca Street entries (see the Transport Accessibility Guide). For detailed cycling maps visit: www.randwick.nsw.gov.au/services/transport/bicycles
Taxi's are available at the taxi rank at the Barker Street entrance near the Royal Hospital for Women, or in Clara Street, located opposite the hospital’s High Street entrance. A dedicated taxi telephone is located near the information counters at each entrance. For more information on the Taxi Transport Subsidy Scheme go to www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-taxi-transport-subsidy-scheme
Other transport is available to the frail aged, younger people with a disability and/or their carers.
Access Sydney provides services for people who are elderly, frail, or have an illness or disability that makes ordinary transport difficult. For residents living in the City of Sydney and Botany local government areas.
Tel. 8241 8000
Randwick Waverley Community Transport provides transport services to the frail and aged, younger people with disabilities and their carers in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, in particular the Randwick and Waverley Local Government areas.
Tel. 9369 5366
For more information on patient transport options go to Transport NSW.
IPTAAS provides financial assistance to help with travel and accommodation costs for people (and eligible escorts) who need to travel long distances to access specialist treatment not available locally. Patients travelling at least 100km each way, or at least 200km per week cumulative distance, may be eligible to apply for IPTAAS subsidies. Your doctor or the hospital Social Workers can help if you wish to apply for this assistance or visit.