Transit Lounge

Transit Lounge

Transit Lounge is a facility for Waikato Hospital patients who are
  • waiting to be transferred to another facility,
  • waiting to be picked up by family/friends
  • waiting for a hospital prescription before going home.

Patients in the lounge are in the care of a team of health care assistants and nursing supervisors.


Waikato Hospital, Waiora Waikato Hospital Campus, Pembroke Street, Hamilton.

  • Transit Lounge is located on Level B3, Hague Road Entrance Building on Hague Road.

To pick up patients from the Transit Lounge

  • Park in Hague Road Carpark Building, take the lift to Level B3 and follow the signs to the Transit Lounge reception.


  • Drive along Hague Road to the roundabout, turn left into Lomas Lane (follow signs to Transit Lounge) and use the patient pick up zone. The zone is for limited short-term parking only and is immediately outside the doors to the Transit Lounge.

Contact information

Waikato Hospital Operator: (07) 839 8899 for all services and departments

Referral information

Patients are referred to Transit Lounge by ward staff at Waikato Hospital.