The Goodman is conveniently located in close proximity to major highways and Lake Shore Drive, as well as major CTA rail lines and many bus routes.
Our partners at InterPark offer convenient, discounted options if you're driving to the theater.
Government Center Self Park (GC)
Located on the southeast corner of Clark and Lake Streets. Goodman Theatre patrons get $18 pre-paid parking*.
Theatre District Self Park (TD)
Located across from the theater on Dearborn Street. Goodman Theatre Patrons get $30 pre-paid parking*.
*All parking rates subject to change. Parking must be purchased at least one hour before the performance.
Purchasing your pre-paid parking is easy:
- Visit iparkit.com/Goodman.
- Select the performance you are planning to attend.
- Next click on the date you will be attending.
- The next screen will give you the option to pick either parking location. Please note: pre-paid parking passes are not interchangeable and will only work for the selected garage.
- Enter your payment information to checkout and print off your scannable barcode.
All passes must be scanned upon entry and exit of the garage. Make sure to record your garage selection and reference your printable barcode for location and instructions.
Having trouble purchasing parking passes online or have questions? Call InterPark customer service at 312.935.2730.
Goodman Theatre is approximately one block from CTA “L” subway lines and many bus routes. For CTA information, call 312.836.7000 or visit TransitChicago.com.
The nearest train stations that are accessible include the Red Line stop at Lake, and the Blue, Pink, Green, Orange, Purple and Brown Line stop at Clark/Lake. Please check here for elevator alerts. Chicago busses are accessible and the nearest stops are on Dearborn & Randolph and Clark and Lake.
Driving to the Goodman
From Lake Shore Drive (41)
Exit Wacker Drive to Clark Street. Turn left on Clark Street. Government Center Self Park entrance is located on the left (east) side of Clark Street immediately past Lake Street. You can also turn left (east) on Lake Street and the Government Center Self Park entrance will be on the right (south) side of Lake Street before Dearborn Street.
From the South-- 55 (Stevenson) or 90/94 (Dan Ryan):
Exit Lake Street. The entrance to the Government Center Self Park is located on the right (south) side of Lake Street, after crossing Clark Street and before Dearborn Street.
From the North-- 90/94 (Kennedy/Edens):
Exit Ohio Street east to Clark Street. Turn right (south) on Clark and go past Lake Street. The Government Center Self Park entrance will be on the left (east) side of Clark Street immediately past Lake Street. You can also turn left (east) on Lake Street and the Government Center Self Park entrance will be on the right (south) side of Lake Street before Dearborn Street.
From the West-- 290 (Eisenhower):
Take 290 (Eisenhower) east (290 becomes Congress Parkway). Continue on Congress to State Street. Turn left (north) on State Street to Wacker Drive. Turn left (west) on Wacker Drive. Take Wacker to Clark Street and turn left (south) onto Clark. The Government Center Self Park entrance will be on the left (east) side of Clark Street immediately past Lake Street.
The neighborhood around Goodman is well-serviced by taxicabs:
Yellow Cab: 312.829.4222 or 312.TAXICAB
Flash Cab: 773.561.4444
Motorcoach and Bus Parking
Buses and motor coaches may drop off passengers in front of the Goodman Theatre main entrance located on Dearborn Street between Randolph and Lake streets. These vehicles may NOT park in front of the theater for the duration of the show. Below are parking options for buses and motor coaches.
For the most up-to-date motor coach parking info, please refer to this link, supplied by the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau.