Transportation & Parking

With over 20,000 off-street parking spaces in garages and over 1,500 on-street metered spaces located in the 66 block downtown district, we’ve got you covered.

On-Street Parking

The City of Sacramento has 4,000 parking meters that accept credit cards and coins, in downtown, midtown and in the Old Sacramento Waterfront. Find out how the meters works here, then download the Parkmobile app to pay for and even extend your metered parking from your smartphone.

Parking Garages

The City of Sacramento manages and owns several parking facilities downtown. For details on City-operated parking garage rates and discount programs, visit You can also find a full list of parking garages in the Downtown Directory. Look for the Path to Park app to compare pricing and locations. $5 flat rates available 5 – 9 PM at City Hall garage 10th Street, between J & I St.

Get to know all of your options for getting around Downtown Sacramento here.


Getting to CIP on your bike is easy! We offer FREE bike valet at the SABA Bike Valet at the 9th & J entrance.


Get downtown with RT light rail (Blue Line & Gold Line; Routes 30, 62, 86 and 88). To plan the route that’s best for you, visit sacrt.comcall 916-321-2877 or use the online trip planner