19th Street/Oakland Station
Points of interest
Ticket machines are available at the underground station concourse. First time riders can purchase a reusable Clipper card from a vending machine before boarding. All riders must pass through the faregates with a valid Clipper card, or mobile device with (Clipper enabled) Apple Pay/Google Pay. Keep the ticket, device, or card for the ride and use it to pass through the faregates again when exiting the station.
The only elevator serving the street and concourse is located on east side of Broadway between 17th and 19th streets (near south end of station). There are two elevators serving the concourse and the platforms with one at north end and another at far south end of the station. Riders using the elevator to access platform can process card at a faregate on concourse level.
This station has two track levels. The upper level has center platforms. The lower level has one platform. This is a timed transfer point fortrains to Antioch and trains to Richmond, where transferring passengers simply walk across the upper platform.
When transferring from BART, you can get a free BART to bus transfer before leaving the paid area. The transfer provides discounted one way fares on AC Transit.
BART Early Bird Express
A staffed bike station is available at 1775 Broadway (corner of Broadway and 19th Ave), which provides secure parking for up to 130 bikes. It is operated by Bike Hub. Paid electronic BikeLink lockers are also available at this station.
Bay Wheels operates a self-service bike share station near the station.