Locations and Parking

Hours

The Pediatric Emergency Room is open from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. 7 days a week. Pediatric patients requiring care outside of these hours will be admitted UNC Hospitals' general Emergency Department, located adjacent to the Pediatric Emergency Room. A resident physician specializing in the care of children is available in the UNC Emergency Department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Location

The Pediatric Emergency Department is located on the basement level of North Carolina Neurosciences Hospital, located on the south side of the UNC Hospitals complex at 101 Manning Drive in Chapel Hill.

Map to the Emergency Room Entrance at UNC Health Care.

Parking

UNC Hospitals has made free valet parking available for cars arriving with an emergency room patient or with an ambulance. Subsequent visitors or family members will be parked by valet parking services if space is available. If space is not available, additional vehicles should be parked in the Dogwood visitor deck across the street from UNC Hospitals.

Directions

From Interstate 40 (from Raleigh and points east):

  • Take Exit 273-B (Hwy. 54) towards Chapel Hill.
  • After approximately 3 miles, turn onto 15-501 South.
  • Go approximately 0.9 mile, then turn right onto Manning Drive.
  • Go approximately 1.0 miles, turn right onto Emergency Drive.
  • Drop off and valet parking is located by the Emergency Room entrance.

From Interstate 85 (coming from Charlotte, Winston-Salem, and Greensboro):

  • From I-85 take I-40 East towards Raleigh.
  • Take Exit 273 (Hwy 54) and turn right at the end of the exit ramp onto Hwy. 54 West.
  • After approximately 3 miles, turn onto 15-501 South.
  • Go approximately 0.9 mile, then turn right onto Manning Drive.
  • Go approximately 1.0 miles, and then turn right onto Emergency Drive.
  • Drop off and valet parking is located by the Emergency Room entrance.

From Interstate 85 North (from Durham and points north):

  • Follow I-85 to intersection with Hwy. 15-501 South.
  • Follow 15-501 South towards Chapel Hill; the highway will divide.
  • Remain on 15-501 South (Bypass) bearing left, away from Franklin Street.
  • Turn right onto Manning Drive.
  • Go approximately 1.0 miles, and then turn right onto Emergency Drive.
  • Drop off and valet parking is located by the Emergency Room entrance.