Whiteabbey Hospital

Whiteabbey Hospital

Whiteabbey Hospital in Newtownabbey, provides a range of sub-acute hospital services.

Whiteabbey Hospital includes a main hospital building and many other smaller buildings such as The New Ward Block, Norah Bain House and Ward 8. Key departments are signed throughout the site.

To help locate buildings/services download a site map of Whiteabbey Hospital

If you are attending the hospital as a patient, please also refer to our outpatient and inpatient information section.

If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact us:

Whiteabbey Hospital
Doagh Road
BT37 9RH

Tel: 028 9086 5181

About the hospital

Whiteabbey Hospital in Newtownabbey offers a range of services.

If you require assistance when you arrive at the hospital, for example a wheelchair, please ask at any of the hospital receptions which are located at the entrance of the main building, McCaughey House and in the Outpatient block.

The following services are provided at Whiteabbey Hospital:

  • Day Surgery Unit
  • Dietetics
  • Endoscopy Unit
  • Occupational therapy
  • Outpatients
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychological therapies
  • Radiology and diagnostics department
  • Rehabilitation
  • Speech and language therapy services
  • Woodlands Wellness Hub

The hospital has a restaurant called Grapevine which is in a separate building, with the opening times as follows:

8.30 am -10.30 am
12 noon - 1.30 pm

Please note there is no hospital shop.

Getting to the hospital

Whiteabbey Hospital is situated 7 miles from Belfast, close to the M2 motorway just off the Doagh Road in Newtownabbey. You may find our location map useful if you are travelling to the hospital.

When travelling on the M2 motorway, turn off at Junction 4 and head towards Belfast on the Antrim Road. Turn left onto the B153. When you come to a roundabout, take the third exit onto the Doagh Road. The hospital will be on your left.

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Car parking

There are free carparks available on the hospital site.

Please note that the Trust have employed Parking Enforcement Agency (PEA) to provide traffic enforcement on Antrim and Causeway Hospital Sites, as well as other NHSCT premises, to ensure we provide stress free parking for our patients, visitors and staff, as well as keeping emergency exits clear. This enforcement will be by way of either a Parking Charge Notice (PCN) or wheel-clamp.

The Company's regulations will be displayed on the signage throughout Trust sites. If any of these regulations are breached you will be expected to pay Parking Enforcement Agency (PEA) in accordance with their fees displayed on the signage. The parking regulations apply to all visitors, contractors and Trust staff. If you need to give Parking Enforcement Agency (PEA) any additional information they can be contacted on their telephone number 03300245533.

Public Transport Information

The Jordanstown – Whiteabbey Service 367 stops at Cloughfern which is close to Whiteabbey Hospital. For more information and for bus times please telephone Translink on 028 9066 6630 or visit www.translink.co.uk/Journey-Planner/

Visiting the hospital

All wards
2.30 pm - 4pm
7.30 pm - 9 pm

Hospital visiting policy
Guidelines on infection control
Visitor information

Page last updated:13 August 2018