It is possible to get to Golden 1 Center by a variety of modes of transport, including: walking, bicycling, public transport (bus and light rail) and driving. Other modes of transport accessible to guests are: taxis, rideshare companies (i.e. Uber or Lyft), Paratransit, charter buses or limousines.

It is recommended that guests purchases pre-paid parking passes online for both Golden 1 Center events through the City of Sacramento. To access the arena from the parking structure, there are pedestrian walkways to Golden 1 Center are available via 5th & J Street, 7th & K Street, and 5th & L Street. It is recommended that guests arrive in plenty of time for the event to avoid congestion or delays, and parking garages associated with Golden 1 Center are scheduled to open two hours prior to the start of the event.

It is advised that parking spaces are first-come, first-served, and will not be assigned. Guests may be able to pre-purchase for specific parking garages, but this is subject to availability and is not guaranteed.