Mathaf is accessible by car, bus and tram.
If arriving by car, visitors must enter through Gate 14 (near Qatar Academy Sidra Primary School). Limited parking spaces are available at the museum.
The Mathaf bus offers free shuttle service between Mathaf and the Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar National Library, and Fire Station: Artist in Residence. The bus runs every hour during museum opening hours.
Public tram service is also available to Mathaf. The Mathaf stop on the Education City tram line is an approximately 3 minute walk from the Mathaf entrance.