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Downtown campus visitor parking areas

Clicking on the image below will open a Google map page which shows the locations of all visitor/public parking areas located on the downtown campus. If you have a provincial or state permit for parking in spaces designated for persons with disabilities, please visit the Persons with disabilities web page for more information.

Access to the Main Campus parking area (entrance located at the corner of Milton and University Streets) is restricted between 6am and 5pm on weekdays and during special events, such as Open House and Convocation. Please visit the Main Campus parking page for more information. Visitors to the campus who have a provincial permit for parking in spaces designated for persons with disabilities will be permitted to park at all times.

For information about parking at the Macdonald Campus, please click here.

Parking located near McGill's downtown campus

The Montreal Parkopedia website provides information about parking near the downtown campus, including several private non-McGill parking lots and garages open to the public. The Parkopedia website is not maintained by McGill and is provided for informational purposes only.

Rates and methods of payment

Location Rate Coins Bills* Credit Card**
Bronfman garage

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $19.00 between 7am and 10pm. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until 10pm. Closed Sat, Sun and holidays.

Education garage

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $19.00 between 7am and 10:30pm. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until 10pm. Closed Sat, Sun and holidays.

McIntyre garage

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $19.00 between 6am and midnight. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until midnight.
$3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for the overnight period between midnight and 6am, all days of the week.
Sat/Sun: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 between 6am and midnight, Sat and Sun.

Main Campus lot***

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $19.00 between 6am and midnight. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until midnight. Sat/Sun: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 between 6am and midnight.

Montreal Neurological Instute & Hospital / Molson Stadium***

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $20.00 between 6am and midnight. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a maximum of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until midnight. Sat/Sun: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a maximum of $10.00 between 6am and midnight.

 

Upper Residences***

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $20.00 between 6am and midnight. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a maximum of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until midnight. Sat/Sun: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a maximum of $10.00 between 6am and midnight.

 
Drummond lot

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $19.00 between 6am and midnight. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until midnight. Sat/Sun: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 between 6am and midnight.

 

FDA lot

Mon-Fri: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $19.00 between 6am and midnight. $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 for entry after 5pm until midnight. Sat/Sun: $3.50 per 30 minutes to a max of $10.00 between 6am and midnight.

 

840 Penfield (parking meters)

$3.50 per 30 minutes, maximum of 2 hours.

   

McIntyre Platform (parking meters)

$3.50 per 30 minutes, maximum of 2 hours.

   

Powell (parking meters)

$3.50 per 30 minutes, maximum of 2 hours.

   

* The parking agents and the automated parking equipment cannot accept bills in denominations greater than $20 bills.

** The types of credit cards accepted are Visa, MasterCard, and American Express.

*** The Montreal Neurological Institute & Hospital / Upper Residences Parking Lots are manned by parking agents 7 days a week. The Main Campus lot is manned by parking agents from Monday to Friday only.

Rates are displayed at the entrances of parking areas or near the parking equipment. On Alouettes football game days, a special event flat rate is charged for parking which differs from the rates indicated in the table above.