Lehigh University
Lehigh Universiy

You are here

Directions and Lodging

Parking instructions for Zoellner Arts Center parking garage:

Visitor and short term parking is available on Level 1 of the parking garage.  The parking fee is $1/hour and can be paid for at the “Pay by Space” kiosk located next to the elevator on Level 1.  Park in one of the spaces, make note of the space # and proceed to the kiosk. You will be prompted to enter the space #; number of hours you wish to park; and a credit card for payment (Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted).  A receipt will be printed after the transaction is processed for your records.  There is no need to return to your car to display the receipt.  The access gate located on Level 2 will permit only employees and students with valid parking permits. If the visitor spaces on Level 1 are full, there is on-street parking available at city meters on Packer Avenue.

Please note that Zoellner Arts Center parking garage now has a new mobile parking app that allows visitors to pay for parking.  This app (PassportParking) allows visitors to pay for parking using a debit/credit card, monitor their session, and extend their parking time remotely.  Users can also access all parking history within the app. The PassportParking app is free to download from the iPhone App Store and Android Google Play. Users can also manage their parking online at ppprk.com.  

The Center for Career & Professional Development is located in Suite 484, Rauch Business Center, on the corner of E. Packer Ave. & Taylor St. You may use the entrance facing the Zoellner Arts Center (sign reads "Clayton Conference Center"). Take elevator to 4th floor. Entrance for The Center for Career & Professional Development is an immediate right off the elevator.

From New York and Northern New Jersey

Follow Interstate 78 West and take the Hellertown Exit. Turn right at the stop light at the end of the ramp onto Route 412 North. Follow the signs for 412 North through South Bethlehem past the former Bethlehem Steel Plant. When 412 turns right at a traffic light located between two closely spaced iron bridges, go straight. (This is 4th Street). Continue on 4th Street to Taylor Street. Make a left and continue to E. Packer Ave. Turn left on Packer and proceed a ½ block to park in the Zoellner Arts Center Parking Garage.

From Western Pennsylvania

Follow Interstate 78 East and take the Hellertown Exit. Continue on Route 412 North as described above.

From Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Follow Interstate 476 North (the Northeast Extension of the PA Turnpike) to Exit 44 - Quakertown. At the traffic light at the end of the ramp, turn left onto Route 663 North. Follow 663 for 3/5 miles. Turn left on to Route 309 North - West End Blvd. Take Route 309 North to Center Valley. Turn right onto Route 378 North and continue over the first mountain you see. At the 2nd blinking yellow light, turn right onto Summit Street. At the stop sign, turn left onto Brodhead Ave. At the next stop sign, turn right onto Packer Ave. Continue straight 3-4 blocks to the Zoellner Arts Center Parking Garage. Parking meters are also available on Packer Avenue.

The Center for Career & Professional Development is located in Suite 484, Rauch Business Center, on the corner of E. Packer Ave. & Taylor St. You may use the entrance facing the Zoellner Arts Center (sign reads "Clayton Conference Center"). Take elevator to 4th floor. Entrance for The Center for Career & Professional Development is an immediate right off the elevator.

Hotels near Campus

Near the Lehigh Campus:

Historic Hotel Bethlehem
437 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-625-5000

Sayre Mansion Inn
250 Wyandotte Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-882-2100

Comfort Suites
120 West Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-882-9700

Hyatt Place Bethlehem
45 West North Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-625-0500

Morning Star Inn
72 East Market Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-867-2300

Near the Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE):

Courtyard by Marriott
2160 Motel Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-317-6200

Fairfield Inn & Suites
2140 Motel Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-867-8681

Days Inn
3400 Airport Road
Allentown, PA 18109
610-266-1000

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
3375 High Point Boulevard
Bethlehem, PA 18017
610-882-2255

Closest to New Jersey:

Holiday Inn Express
2201 Cherry Lane
Bethlehem, PA 18015
610-838-6110

Comfort Inn
3191 Highfield Drive
(Routes 22 & 191)
Bethlehem, PA 18020
610-865-6300

Best Western Plus
300 Gateway Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18017
610-866-5800