Ferry Building

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Wheelchair.svg Available inside the building   City: San Francisco |  Financial District  |  Embarcadero and Market St

Directions to and from Ferry Building  |  Nearby


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Ferry Building is a historic landmark for being the main gateway to San Francisco before opening of the Bay Bridge and the Golden Gate Bridge. Ferry Building continues to be a major transit center with ferry service to the East Bay and the North Bay. Today, the renovated facility houses numerous shops and restaurants.

The Ferry Building is within walking distance from Embarcadero Station and Transbay Terminal, with additional train and bus connection throughout the Bay Area. Clipper card purchases and replenishment are available at the Bay Crossings store in the Ferry Building and at the Golden Gate Ferry ticket booth.

The main Amtrak Thruway bus stop in San Francisco has been relocated to Transbay Terminal.


Golden Gate Ferry

Ticket machines and docks for Golden Gate Ferry is located directly on the other side of the Ferry Building. From the street, walk through or around the Ferry building.

Larkspur - San Francisco
Sausalito - San Francisco (Ferry Building)
Tiburon - San Francisco

SF Bay Ferry

Jack London Square - Alameda - San Francisco (Ferry Building/Pier 41)
Harbor Bay - San Francisco Ferry Building
Richmond - San Francisco (Ferry Building)
Mare Island - Vallejo - San Francisco (Ferry Building/Pier 41)

Ferries to Oakland and Alameda board from Gate E (see map). Vallejo Ferry boards from Gate B. Purchase ferry tickets at the Bay Crossings store inside the Ferry Building.

Blue & Gold Fleet

San Francisco - Angel Island

Ferries board from Gate B. Purchase ferry tickets at the Bay Crossings store inside the Ferry Building.

Muni provides local transit in San Francisco. Buses stop on Steuart Street (across the Embarcadero and plaza from the Ferry Building). Additional routes stop a few blocks away at Embarcadero Station and Salesforce Transit Center.

See this map for boarding locations.

Kaiser Permanente

Downtown - Kaiser San Francisco


All-nighter: San Francisco Zoo - Fisherman's Wharf
Clement: Ferry Plaza - Richmond District (Clement & 15th Ave)
Haight-Parnassus: Ferry Building - Inner Sunset District (Quintara and 14th Ave)
Noriega Express: Ocean Beach (Ortega and 48th Ave) - Downtown SF
Mission: Ferry Plaza - Daly City (Mission & San Jose)
Mission Rapid: Ferry Plaza - Daly City BART
Mission Express: Daly City (Mission and San Jose) - Ferry Plaza
Hayes: Ferry Plaza - Fulton & Shrader
Balboa: Ocean Beach (Richmond District) - Ferry Plaza

The main stop for the F-Market & Wharves historic streetcars is located in front of the Ferry Building on the median of the Embarcadero. Some F line streetcars only operate between the Ferry Building and Fisherman's Wharf.

Stop for the California Cable Car is located at California and Market streets (by Hyatt hotel). From the Ferry Building, walk across the Embarcadero through Justin Herman Plaza to Market Street.

Bay Wheels operates a self-service bike share station near the station.

Bike rental is also available through various vendors at or near the Ferry Building.