Children's of Alabama

childrensofalabama
Children’s of Alabama’s main campus is located at 1600 5th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233.


Main Hospital phone: (205) 638-9100
To reach a patient’s room, dial
(205) 212-7 (+ three-digit Room Number)

Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children

Maps, Directions & Video Tour

Directions to the 5th Avenue Parking Deck:

From I-65 North to Children’s of Alabama – 5th Avenue Parking Deck (Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building and Emergency Department): Travel I-65 North and take the University Boulevard/8th Avenue South (exit #259). Travel approximately one block to 13th Street South. Turn left on 13th Street. Travel four blocks and turn right on 4th Avenue South (one way street). Travel approximately three blocks to 16th Street South and turn right. Children’s 5th Avenue Parking Deck is located on the left. The Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children building is directly across 5th Avenue from the parking deck. Children’s Emergency Department is located at the corner of 16th Street South and 5th Avenue South in the Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building.

From I-65 South to Children’s of Alabama – 5th Avenue Parking Deck (Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building and Emergency Department):
Travel I-65 South taking the 4th Avenue South (exit #259B). Travel approximately four blocks on 4th Avenue South and turn right on 16th Street South. Children’s 5th Avenue Parking Deck I located on the left. The Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children building is directly across 5th Avenue from the parking deck. Children’s Emergency Department is located at the corner of 16th Street South and 5th Avenue South in the Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building.

From Hwy 280/31 North – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway to Children’s of Alabama – 5th Avenue Parking Deck (Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building and Emergency Department):
Travel North on Hwy 280/31 North – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway and exit onto 8th Avenue South/University Boulevard. At traffic light at end of ramp turn right onto 8th Avenue South/ University Boulevard. Travel seven blocks (approx. ¾ mile) and turn right onto 18th Street South. Travel three blocks and turn left onto 5th Avenue South. Travel approximately two blocks and turn right on 16th Street South. The Children’s 5th Avenue Parking Deck entrance is located on the right. The Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children building is directly across 5th Avenue from the parking deck. Children’s Emergency Department is located at the corner of 16th Street South and 5th Avenue South in the Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building.

From Hwy 280/31 South – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway to Children’s of Alabama 5th Avenue Parking Deck (Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children and Emergency Department):
Travel I-20/59 to Hwy 280/31 South – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway (exit 126A). Travel approximately 2 miles and take the 3rd/4th Avenue South exit. At end of ramp turn right and take the first left onto 3rd Avenue South (one way street). Travel approximately 10 blocks to 16th Street South. Turn left on 16th Street South. The Children’s 5th Avenue Parking Deck entrance is located on the left. The Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children building is directly across 5th Avenue from the parking deck. Children’s Emergency Department is located at the corner of 16th Street South and 5th Avenue South in the Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children Building.


Directions to the 7th Avenue Parking Deck:

From I-65 North to Children’s of Alabama – 7th Avenue Parking Deck (McWane and Lowder Buildings): Travel I-65 North and take the University Boulevard/8th Avenue South Exit (# 259). Travel approximately one block to 13th Street South. Turn left on 13th Street. Travel four blocks and turn right on 4th Avenue South (one way street).  Travel approximately five blocks to 18th Street South and turn right. Travel three blocks and turn right on 7th Avenue South. Travel approximately two blocks.  The 7th Avenue Parking Deck is located on the left.   The McWane and Lowder buildings are on the right, located across the street from the parking deck.

I-65 South to Children’s of Alabama – 7th Avenue Parking Deck (McWane and Lowder Buildings):
Travel I-65 South and take the 4th Avenue South Exit (#259B). Travel approximately five blocks and turn right onto 18th Street South. Travel three blocks and turn right on 7th Avenue South. Travel approximately two blocks. The 7th Avenue Parking Deck is located on the left. The McWane and Lowder buildings are on the right, located across the street from the parking deck.

From Hwy 280/31 North – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway to Children’s of Alabama - 7th Avenue Parking Deck (McWane and Lowder Buildings):
Travel North on Hwy 280/31 North – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway exit onto 8th Avenue South/University Blvd. At traffic light turn right onto 8th Avenue South/University Boulevard. Travel seven blocks (approx. ¾ mile) and turn right on 18th Street South. Travel 1 block and turn left on 7th Avenue South. Travel approximately two blocks. The 7th Avenue Parking Deck is located on the left.   The McWane and Lowder buildings are on the right, located across the street from the parking deck.

Hwy 280/31 South – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway to Children’s of Alabama – 7th Avenue Parking Deck (McWane and Lowder Buildings):
Travel I-20/59 South to Hwy 280/31 – Elton B. Stephens Expressway/Red Mountain Expressway. Travel approximately 2 miles and take the 3rd/4th Avenue South exit.  At end of ramp turn right and take the first left on to Third Avenue South (one way street). Travel approximately 8 blocks to 18th Street South and turn left.  Travel four blocks and turn right on 7th Avenue South.  Travel approximately two blocks.  The 7th Avenue Parking Deck is located on the left. The McWane and Lowder buildings are on the right, located across the street from the parking deck. 

Click to View Map