Directions to Downtown Ice

From the East Bay
Take I-880 South
Exit Coleman Avenue
Left onto Coleman Avenue. Coleman Avenue becomes Market Street.
Stay on Market, making a U-turn toward the left at San Carlos Street
Rink will be on your right in between the San Jose Museum of Art and the Fairmont Hotel at the Circle of Palms

From Santa Cruz, Los Gatos, Campbell
Take Highway 17 North
Exit 280 South
Exit 87 toward downtown and follow directions as listed above

From Milpitas, Pleasanton
Take I-680 South
I-680 becomes I-280 North
Exit 87 toward downtown and follow directions as listed above

From Sunnyvale, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Redwood City, San Francisco
Take Highway 101 South
Exit Guadalupe Parkway (Highway 87)
Take San Carlos exit and turn left onto Park
Turn right on Market Street
Stay on Market, making a U-turn at San Carlos St.
Rink will be on your right in between the San Jose Museum of Art and the Fairmont Hotel at the Circle of Palms

From Morgan Hill, Gilroy
Take 101 North
Exit 280 North towards downtown San Jose
Exit Guadalupe Parkway (Highway 87)
Take Santa Clara Street exit. Turn right onto Santa Clara.
Turn right on Market Street.
Stay on Market, making a U-turn towards the left at San Carlos St.
Rink will be on your right in between the San Jose Museum of Art and the Fairmont Hotel at the Circle of Palms.


 

Parking and Public Transportation

The City of San Jose offers validated parking downtown that allows customers to take advantage of two hours during weekdays and FREE parking evenings after 6 p.m. and on weekends.  Look for the “Pv” signs at more than 100 participating retailers, restaurants, bars and nightclubs and local business to take advantage of validated parking at the following garages:

  • Third Street Garage (95 N. Third Street, Just north of Santa Clara Street)
  • Market/San Pedro Square Garage (45 N. Market Street, between Santa Clara and St. John streets)
  • Fourth Street Garage (44 S. Fourth Street, at San Fernando Street across from the Dr. Martin Luther King., Jr. Library)
  • Second & San Carlos Street Garage (280 S. Second Street, also accessible from South Third Street)

Without validation

Parking is $3 per hour from 6 a.m.-6 p.m., and $5 after 6 p.m. evenings and all day Saturday, Sunday and holidays at the City of San Jose garages listed above.

Rates in lots and garages open to the public that are owned by private operators are subject to change without notice.

Other preferred lots and garages near the rink:

  • Pavilion Garage
  • Central Place Garage and Lot

Check sjdowntownparking.com for more.

Parked far from the rink? Call Eco City Cycles at 408 771-7723 and they’ll take you to the rink at a negotiated cost.  Each driver can accommodate 1, 2 or 3 people.  It’s both an eco-friendly and economic way to get to Downtown Ice from within the downtown area.


VTA to Downtown Ice

$2 off one admission with valid VTA, Light rail or Bus pass (offer may not be used with any other discounts). Ride to the Paseo de San Antonio Station.

Ride VTA bus lines:

  • 22, 23
  • 63, 64, 65, 66, 68
  • 72, 73
  • 81, 82, 85
  • 180, 304, 305, 522
  • Hwy 17
  • DASH

www.vta.org
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