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SAP Center

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City: San Jose |  Downtown

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Formerly known as HP Pavilion and San Jose Arena. Home of the San Jose Sharks NHL and San Jose Barracuda AHL.

VTA Light Rail

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The nearest station is San Fernando Station, which is located a block south of the SAP Center on San Fernando Street at Delmas Street. This station is normally served by G Green Line line with direct service from Campbell, Downtown San Jose, and North Santa Clara.

Riders on the B Blue Line line can transfer to G trains at Convention Center Station (San Jose), or simply get off at Santa Clara Station in downtown San Jose and walk west for 1/2 mile on Santa Clara Street to SAP Center.

Riders are encouraged to use Clipper or purchase 8-hour excursion pass to avoid lines to buy tickets after the event.

Amtrak/Altamont Corridor Express

The nearest stop for Amtrak and Altamont Corridor Express is San Jose Diridon Station. Neither provide special service for SAP Center events.


SAP Center is located one block north of Caltrain's San Jose Diridon Station. There's no special service to the games, but Caltrain may delay train #197 and #451 up to 15 minutes after Sharks games.


BART riders can transfer to VTA 181 bus at Warm Springs/South Fremont Station or Caltrain at Millbrae Station to get to SAP Center.


VTA lines 22 and 522 stop on Santa Clara Street by SAP Center. All other buses stop at the nearby San Jose Diridon Station. Immediately after Sharks home games, line 22 buses will stop at San Jose Diridon Station because of road closure on Santa Clara St.

Monterey-Salinas Transit

Amtrak Thruway Express: Monterey Transit Plaza – Sand City – Gilroy – San Jose Diridon
Amtrak Thruway: Mee Memorial Hospital – Ryan Ranch – Salinas Transit Center – Gilroy – San Jose Airport – San Jose Diridon

Santa Cruz METRO

Santa Cruz - San Jose Diridon Station (Weekday/weekend) - San Jose State University (Weekday)


Eastridge Transit Center - Palo Alto Station
McKee & White - Ohlone-Chynoweth Station
McKee & White - Almaden Expressway & Camden
San Jose Diridon Station - Gilroy Transit Center
Express: Gilroy Station - San Jose Diridon Station
Express: San Jose Diridon Station - Warm Springs BART
Rapid: San Jose Diridon - Downtown San Jose
Rapid: Palo Alto Transit Center - Eastridge