Getting Around

Making your way around Madison is easy, and the Alliant Energy Center (where the CrossFit Games are held), is only 2.5 miles from Downtown Madison! (Check out real-time Downtown Madison parking availability here.)

Travel time from Alliant Energy Center to Downtown Madison:


Drive: 7 minutes

It’s a straight shot from the Alliant Energy Center to Downtown Madison, so this short jaunt should be a breeze at any time of the day. Because parking at the Alliant Energy Center is limited, we highly recommend you use a rideshare service, such as Lyft or a Taxi.


Bike: 15 minutes

Enjoy a picturesque view of the Madison skyline as you approach downtown via the Capital City Trail that borders Lake Monona. Madison was awarded Platinum Bicycle Friendly Community status from the League of American Bicyclists, so you’ll be among friends! Drop by Machinery Row Bicycles or Budget Bicycle Center, or rent an electric bike from one of the many Madison BCycle locations. Plus, there's a bike valet available at the Alliant Energy Center so no need to worry about finding a place to park your bike while you enjoy the Games! 


Bus: 35 minutes

Hop on a Madison Metro bus via one of the stops nearby the Alliant Energy Center, including a stop just a one minute walk from the entrance.


Walk: 45 minutes

Experience Madison up close and personal with a walk along Lake Monona and through some of Madison’s downtown neighborhoods.


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We'll be impressed no matter how long it takes you!