Convenient transportation: City of Hope van shuttles patients around Duarte campus

We Make Getting to Duarte Easy

At City of Hope Cancer Center Duarte, we understand the stress and expense that comes with traveling for treatment. That’s why we make it our priority to see that your treatment is as convenient and stress-free as possible.

Before You Visit City of Hope Duarte

Prior to your visit, a City of Hope representative will:

  • Verify your insurance benefits
  • Make sure you understand and comply with our COVID-19 protocols 
  • Obtain your medical records and transfer them to your hospital 
  • Schedule your initial appointment

Map and Directions

When you visit our NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in Duarte, California, the last thing you want to worry about is getting lost on your way to an appointment. Watch our navigation video for the City of Hope Helford Clinical Research Hospital for step-by-step instructions on how to park.


Directions to City of Hope Duarte
City of Hope Duarte campus map

Parking at City of Hope Duarte Cancer Center



You may stop at the kiosk at the beginning of the main entrance driveway for directions to the closest self-park lot. Valet parking is available at the main entrance and at City of Hope Helford Clinical Research Hospital. Free tram service is also available at designated locations Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Please note that construction on our new complex may impact our facility's roads and parking. We suggest adding a few extra minutes to your planned travel time.

You don't have to worry about getting to and from our hospital. City of Hope’s Parking and Transportation team is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Express Check-In Kiosks

After your first visit, you can access our express self-check-in kiosks and be able to:

  • Check-in for your appointments and print your itinerary
  • Make a payment online via Visa, MasterCard, or Discover (debit/credit)
  • Sign up for the MyCityofHope patient portal

Please note that the kiosk service is not available if you are visiting for the first time, your name and insurance has changed since your last visit, or if you will be making your co-payment with cash, check or debit card.

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