Little Rock, Arkansas

The Myeloma Institute is located in Little Rock, Arkansas’ capital and most populous city.

Featuring big city amenities with a home town feel, Little Rock offers beautiful scenery, museums, cultural events, entertainment, and a wide variety of dining options.

Downtown Little Rock is only a five-minute drive from Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport, and a 20-minute drive will take you to just about any location in Little Rock.

For information about Little Rock, visit www.LittleRock.com
2016/2017 Greater Little Rock Guest Guide

Travel | Maps and Directions | Lodging, Dining, Shopping

Travel

Patients from all 50 states and more than 50 countries around the world come to our institute for treatment. Our staff is available to assist you and help make your journey as easy as possible.

Little Rock Airport

Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport is Arkansas’s largest commercial service airport, with nearly 2.2 million passengers annually. For more information, please visit the http://www.fly-lit.com/

 

Special Flights for Cancer Patients 

Some organizations and airlines offer discounted and, in certain cases, free tickets to cancer patients. The following list is not meant to endorse any particular organization.

Corporate Angel Network

National Patient Travel Center

Mercy Medical Airlift 

Private Air Transportation

For information about private air transportation, contact Central Flying Service: http://www.central.aero/#today

Ground Transportation and More

To learn more about transportation to and within Little Rock, visit http://www.littlerock.com/maps/.

Directions and Parking

Download a printable map

UAMS Campus Map

UAMS Pathways Pocket Guide

Directions from Little Rock National Airport:

  • Take I-440 West toward Little Rock
  • Take Exit 138A to merge onto I-30 East toward downtown
  • Take Exit 139B onto I-630 West
  • Take Exit 3B (Pine/Cedar Streets) and turn right onto S. Pine Street

Patient drop off and parking:

  • Turn left at Entrance 3 onto West Capitol Avenue
  • Turn right onto Jack Stephens Drive.
  • Proceed straight ahead to the Cancer Institute’s covered circle drive.
  • Drop off your patient at the front door. A valet will be there to assist you.
  • Exit the circle drive and go left into Parking 3. Park on levels 2B-5B (north side).
  • Take the Cancer Institute elevators to 2B for access to the Cancer Institute’s entrance.
  • The Myeloma Institute Clinic is located on the 8th floor of the Cancer Institute building.

Self parking:

  • Turn left at Entrance 3 onto West Capitol Avenue
  • Turn right into Parking 3
  • Park on levels 2B-5B (north side)
  • Take the Cancer Institute elevators to 2B for access to the Cancer Institute’s entrance
  • The Myeloma Institute Clinic is located on the 8th floor of the Cancer Institute building.

Lodging, Dining, and Shopping

Lodging

There are numerous lodging options in Little Rock for short-term and long-term stays. Many properties offer discounted rates and special services to UAMS patients.  We do not endorse any particular property. Please note that room rates are subject to change. It is always advisable to check the rate directly with the property and to ask if there is a discounted rate for UAMS patients.

Click here for a partial list of lodging options.

Additional lodging options can be found at http://www.littlerock.com/hotels/.

Dining 

Dining at UAMS
Please visit our Patient Support Services page to learn more about the dining options at UAMS.

Dining in Little Rock

Whether you like home-style Southern cooking, prime aged steak, fresh seafood, fusion cuisine, or heart-healthy fare, Little Rock’s chefs offer the state’s best selections, making Little Rock “the dining capitol of Arkansas.” For information about dining in Little Rock visit LittleRock.com

Shopping

Little Rock has lots of shopping options.  Whether you are going to be here for a few days or a few weeks, you will be able to find the things you need or might want.  Use these links for information about shopping in Little Rock.

Little Rock shopping

Park Plaza Mall

Midtowne Little Rock

Pleasant Ridge Town Center

The Promenade at Chenal

The Heights

Hillcrest

River Market

Bass Pro Little Rock