Medilink and park and ride

The award-winning Medilink service runs around every 10 minutes between 4:50am and 9pm, Monday to Friday. 

The service links the two main hospital sites and the Wilkinson Street and Queen's Drive park and ride sites. There are additional stops at the junction of Nuthall Road and Crown Island.

Patients and visitors are able to pay via cash or contractless card payments on the Medilink. The price of a single ticket is capped at £2.00 after the government extended the single fare scheme until 30th November 2023. See below the prices after this date.

Please see the fare chart below:

NUH staff travel without charge when showing their ID badge when boarding the bus.

Information including a route map and timetable can be found here:

Wilkinson Street park and ride

The nearest park and ride to the City Hospital is on Wilkinson Street off Nottingham's ring road. The postcode is NG7 7NW. The site is open every day from 6am until 1am and is fully accessible for wheelchairs and buggies.

Wilkinson Street is also served by the NET Nottingham tram that travels direct to QMC.

Parking at Wilkinson street is free, providing you purchase and use a ticket for the bus or tram service.

Queen's Drive park and ride

Queen's Drive park and ride is located off Queen's Drive near the A52, Clifton Bridge. The postcode is NG2 1AP. It is open from 6am to 8.30pm, Monday to Saturday and is fully accessible for wheelchairs and buggies.

Queen's Drive is also served by the Citylink 1 bus, which runs every 10 minutes to Nottingham city centre until 4.35pm.

The site is approximately 25-30 minutes' walk from QMC.

Parking at the park and ride site is free, providing you pay for a bus ticket.