University Hospital Crosshouse
All our hospital premises and
grounds are now smoke-free. Click here for more
University Hospital Crosshouse is
situated two miles from Kilmarnock town centre. It is a large
district general hospital providing a wide range of services,
including paediatric inpatient services. It is also home to the
national Cochlear Implant Service. It is the main Accident and
Emergency Centre for East and North Ayrshire.
The UNICEF-accredited Ayrshire
Maternity Unit is also based at University Hospital Crosshouse.
- In most wards, visiting times are from 2pm to 8pm. You can
drop-in anytime during this. However, please check with the ward
- For Ayrshire Maternity Unit visiting times, click
How to get to University
Bicycle and moped cycle parking stands are available at University
Hospital Crosshouse next to the Physiotherapy corridor entrance.
Cycle users must provide their own cycle locks to secure their
Car parking spaces are available, including disabled car parking.
There is a drop-off area at the main entrance, but then please park
in a designated space.
The hospital now has designated short
and long stay parking areas. You can park in the short stay areas
for a maximum of three hours and the long stay areas have no time
Disabled drivers' car parking
Disabled parking facilities are close to the hospital entrance.
The main disabled car park is situated to the right of the main
driveway opposite the entrance to the Physiotherapy Department.
Diasbled parking bays are exempt from the parking time
There are signs directing you to this facility as you approach the
hospital. Before you leave the hospital, please take your blue
badge to the Welcome Desk, where you will be given the code to
allow you to leave the car park.