Directions to Center

Driving Directions to the Functional GI & Motility Disorder Clinic (UNC Hospitals) and the offices of the UNC Center for Functional GI & Motility Disorders (Bioinformatics Building)

From Off Campus to UNC Hospitals:

From I-85

  • Take exit 270 – Highway 15-501 South – to Chapel Hill.
  • Stay on 15-501 South all the way to Chapel Hill approximately 11 miles) (be careful not to take a left fork onto 15-501 Business that goes to Durham).
  • You will cross over I-40.
  • When you arrive in Chapel Hill, stay on 15-501 South (stay to the left and be careful not to take the right fork onto Franklin Street).
  • Take a right at Manning Drive (clearly marked with UNC Hospitals signage along 15-501).
  • Go through at least one light system until you see the UNC Hospitals complex on your right.
  • To park in Visitors Parking (Dogwood Deck), take a left up East Drive (two-way) or West Drive (one way going away from the hospital) to entrance for Visitor Parking.

From I-40

  • Coming from the east (such as Raleigh), take the Highway 54-West exit to Chapel Hill.
    • Highway 54 becomes Raleigh Road as you drive into Chapel Hill.
    • Follow signs and get onto Highway 15-501 South (exit is to the right).
    • Take a right up Manning Drive (clearly marked with UNC Hospitals signage along 15-501).
    • Go through at least one light system until you see the UNC Hospitals complex on your right.
    • To park in Visitors Parking (Dogwood Deck), take a left up East Drive (two-way) or West Drive (one way going away from the hospital) to entrance for Visitor Parking.
  • Coming from the west (such as Greensboro), take the exit for Highway 15-501 South to Chapel Hill.
    • When you arrive in Chapel Hill, stay on 15-501 South (be careful not to take the right fork onto Franklin Street).
    • Take a right up Manning Drive (clearly marked with UNC Hospitals signage along 15-501).
    • Go through at least one light system until you see the UNC Hospitals complex on your right.
    • To park in Visitors Parking (Dogwood Deck), take a left up East Drive (two-way) or West Drive (one way going away from the hospital) to entrance for Visitor Parking.

From south of Chapel Hill (such as Pittsboro, Southern Pines etc.)

  • Take Highway 15-501 North to Chapel Hill.
  • At the intersection with Highway 54 West bypass, stay straight ahead into Chapel Hill. This is South Columbia Street.
  • Take a right on Manning Drive.
  • At the intersection with West Drive (on your right), UNC Hospitals will be to your left and the parking deck to your right.
  • To park, take a right up West Drive, a left on Mason Farm Road, and a left into Visitor Parking.

Directions to Functional GI Disorders Clinic (NC Memorial Hospital, UNC Hospitals):

  • From the parking deck, use the skywalks to cross Manning Drive to get to UNC Hospitals
  • Memorial Hospital (Main Hospital) entrance is the far left (westernmost) entrance; enter here
  • Take the escalator to the 1st floor, take an immediate right, and go straight ahead to GI Clinic
  • If you prefer to take the elevator, they are located behind the escalator, to the 1st floor

Directions to our offices in the Bioinformatics Building:

The Bioinformatics Building is located at the intersection of Mason Farm Road and West Drive. The building is connected via skywalk to the southwest corner of the Cardinal Parking Deck (which is located across the street from UNC Hospitals between Manning Drive and Mason Farm Road).

  • On Manning Drive -- where UNC Hospitals is to the north and the parking deck to the south -- take West Drive (one way) on the west side of the parking deck.
  • At the intersection of West Drive and Mason Farm Road, the Bioinformatics Building will be straight ahead and a little to the left. It is a 5-story structure.
  • To park, take a left on Mason Farm Road and follow the signs for “Visitor Parking” in the parking deck.