God did not 'get there'. You are thinking of God's existence in terms of Time (we are unable to comprehend otherwise). However, this is wrong. God is eternal, meaning that he exists outside the constraints of time. He did not have to 'get there' to be there.
Why is something you want always in the last place you look?
Because when you've found it, why would you keep looking?
A mind full of fire and a fistful of steel.