At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the rapidly evolving situation regarding coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), we are closely monitoring updates and alerts from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

Please note that Shriners Hospitals for Children does not administer COVID-19 testing or treatment at this time. If your child has an upcoming appointment and you or your child are exhibiting a cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath or flu like symptoms, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location to reschedule the appointment.

Screening protocol and updated policies at the Springfield Shriners Hospital.

For the latest updates about COVID-19, please visit the CDC website.

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Getting here

Getting here

Situated at the crossroads of New England, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield is easily accessible to patients and families living near or far. The hospital has convenient highway access and is on public transportation routes. Amtrak is located just minutes away, as are a number of bus lines.

Transportation resources for the Springfield area

Amtrak 800-872-7245
PVTA Bus 877-779-7882
Yellow Cab 413-739-9999
ACE Taxi 413-781-7777
Peter Pan Bus Lines 413-781-2900

Driving directions

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield
516 Carew St.
Springfield, MA 01104

From the north

  • Take I-91 south to exit 8 (I-291 east).
  • Take exit 3 (Armory Street).
  • Proceed through the traffic light.
  • Immediately after the traffic light, bear left and go over highway.
  • At state police barracks, bear left and quickly bear right at Boland Elementary onto Armory Street.
  • At first set of lights, take a left onto Carew Street.
  • The hospital is one-quarter mile on the right.

From the south

  • Take I-91 north to the exit for I-291 east.
  • Take exit 3 (Armory Street).
  • Proceed through the traffic light.
  • Immediately after the traffic light, bear left and go over highway.
  • At state police barracks, bear left and quickly bear right at Boland Elementary onto Armory Street.
  • At first set of lights, take a left onto Carew Street.
  • The hospital is one-quarter mile on right.

From the west

  • Take I-90 (Mass Turnpike east) to exit 6 (I-291 west).
  • Take exit 3 (Armory Street).
  • Go partially around rotary and bear right at Boland Elementary onto Armory Street.
  • At first set of lights, take a left onto Carew Street.
  • The hospital is one-quarter mile on right.

From the east

  • Take I-90 (MA Turnpike west) to exit 6 (I-291 west) and follow directions below.
  • Take exit 3 (Armory Street).
  • Go partially around rotary and bear right at Boland Elementary onto Armory Street.
  • At first set of lights, take a left onto Carew Street.
  • The hospital is one-quarter mile on right.

Parking

Free parking is located in the visitors lot on your right after you turn into the hospital entrance.