Directions and Parking

1624 Herald Ave., Cincinnati, Ohio 45207

Traveling to Xavier going north on I-71

  1. Take I-71 north to Dana Avenue/Montgomery Road Exit #5.
  2. Turn left onto Duck Creek Road.
  3. At the second stop light, turn left onto Dana Avenue.
  4. Turn right at the third stop light onto Montgomery Road.
  5. Turn left at the first stoplight onto Cleneay Avenue. Entrance to parking lot is approximately .3 mile on the right immediately after the railroad tracks.

Traveling to Xavier going south on I-71

  1. Take I-71 south to Dana Avenue Exit #5.
  2. Turn right off the exit.
  3. At the second stop light turn right onto Montgomery Road.
  4. Turn left at the first stop light onto Cleneay Avenue. Entrance to parking lot is approximately .3 mile on the right immediately after the railroad tracks.

Traveling to Xavier going north or south on I-75

  1. Take I-75 north/south to Norwood Rt. 562 (Exit #7) going east.
  2. Take second exit, Rt. 42, Reading Road.
  3. Turn right off exit.
  4. Turn left at the third light onto Victory Parkway.
  5. Turn left at the third light onto Dana Avenue.
  6. Follow Dana Avenue up the hill to the first light at Ledgewood Drive.
  7. Turn left on Ledgewood Drive.
  8. Turn right on Herald Avenue. Entrance to parking lot is approximately .2 mile on the left immediately before the railroad tracks.

Parking spaces

The Cintas Center features 2,150 spaces around the building with another 1,200 spaces within a short walking distance.

Accessible parking

Parking is available to guests with disabilities with the appropriate hangtag or license plate on a first-come, first-served basis. There are 30 marked handicap spaces in the lots surrounding the Cintas Center. Additionally, for all medium and major events, an additional 30-100 spaces are made available on a first-come, first-serve basis. These additional spaces are close to the main (south) entrance and do not involve stairs for access to the building. These spaces are clearly marked with signage that has the international disability symbol and the phrase "event only."

Parking fees

There is never a parking fee charged to attendees at a Cintas Center event.

Permits

On men's basketball game days, all Cintas Center on-site parking is by permit only. Free, non-permit parking is available at any of the nearby off-site lots.

For all other events, Cintas Center lots are available to all attendees. Client-issued permits may be required. Please check with your event organizer.