There are many road construction projects happening in the summer and fall of 2015 around the metro that may affect your arrival or departure. Visit dot.state.mn.us for a full list of projects, road closures and detours.
Parking & Directions
Xcel Energy Center
199 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN 55102
Travel by Car
Xcel Energy Center is nestled between two major freeways (Interstate 94 and 35E) making it easily accessible from all points of the compass. The arena is located on the corner of W. Kellogg Boulevard and W. 7th Street in the heart of downtown Saint Paul.
KELLOGG BLVD DETOUR DETAILS:
Access to RiverCentre and Kellogg Parking Ramps has not changed. Both ramps are OPEN and ACCESSIBLE during construction.
ADA drop off location: Westbound Kellogg Blvd in front of Saint Paul RiverCentre.
Kellogg Blvd between Market Street and Wabasha Street: CLOSED
Detour: 7th Street & Robert Street
Southbound Wabasha Street Bridge: CLOSED
Detour: 5th or 7th Street to Robert Street. Cross Mississippi River via Robert Street Bridge.
Eastbound Exchange Street (tunnel): CLOSED
Detour: Chestnut Street to 7th Street
Google Maps is regularly updated with detour information.
Xcel Energy Center: 199 West Kellogg Blvd, Saint Paul, MN
Saint Paul RiverCentre: 175 West Kellogg Blvd, Saint Paul, MN
Visit stpaul.gov/Kellogg for more information on the Kellogg Blvd. reconstruction project.
Please allow extra time for arrival and departure during construction.
From the North
Take I-35E south and exit on Wacouta. Turn right on W. 7th Street. Turn Left on Kellogg Boulevard.
From the South
Take I-35 north to the Grand Avenue exit. Turn right and follow Grand Avenue to W. 7th Street. Take a left on W. 7th Street. Turn right on Kellogg Boulevard.
From the East
Take I-94 west to the Mounds Blvd/Kellogg Blvd exit 243. Turn left on Kellogg Boulevard. Turn right on Robert Street. Turn left on 7th Street. Turn left on Kellogg Boulevard.
From the West
Take I-94 east and exit on 5th Street. Turn right on W. 7th Street. Turn left on Kellogg Boulevard.
From the MSP Airport
Take the airport access road and follow signs for Hwy. 5 to Saint Paul. Travel on Hwy. 5 to Saint Paul (approximately 8 miles) to 35E north. Take 35E north to the Kellogg Boulevard exit and turn right.
Xcel Energy Center is serviced by two parking ramps (RiverCentre and Kellogg) directly connected to the complex. For most Xcel Energy Center events, pre-paid parking is available in the RiverCentre Ramp via Ticketmaster. Please visit the event page of the specific event you are attending to purchase pre-paid parking.
RiverCentre Ramp – 150 W. Kellogg Boulevard
Kellogg Ramp – 129 W. Kellogg Boulevard
The RiverCentre Parking Ramp is proud to offer electric car charging stations on the plaza level of the ramp. Click here to learn more.
To make parking easy and stress free, we have partnered with Parking Panda, the nationwide leader in online parking, to allow visitors to purchase guaranteed parking reservations in advance of events and shows.
Download the free Parking Panda iOS or Android mobile app to view and reserve great parking options within easy walking distance to Xcel Energy Center. Once purchased, parking passes are emailed instantly and guarantee you access to your selected location.
Parking is very limited and locations fill up, so we strongly recommend that you purchase your parking pass today!
Nearby parking ramps:
Seven Corners – 150 Smith Avenue
Smith Avenue Transit Center (SATC) – 145 Smith Avenue
Wells Fargo Center Ramp
Lawson Commons – 10 W. 6th Street
Victory Ramp – 344 N. Wabasha Street
405 Minnesota Street
56 E. 6th Street
411 Cedar Street
326 Minnesota Street
Travel By Bus or Light Rail
Xcel Energy Center is easy to access from several Metro Transit Bus Lines servicing the downtown Saint Paul area. Metro Transit offers an online Trip Planner that allows travelers to create a custom personal schedule to travel by bus to Xcel Energy Center.
Many of Saint Paul’s city blocks are conveniently connected on the second floors by five miles of an award-winning skyway system. The skyway is an above ground, climate-controlled walkway that connects the buildings in downtown Saint Paul. Skyway maps are located throughout the system and each walkway is color-coded to make navigating easy.