Lake Merritt Station
City: Oakland | 8th St & Oak St
Points of interest
Ticket machines are located in the underground station concourse. First time riders must purchase a reusable BART ticket or Clipper card from a vending machine before boarding. All riders must pass through the faregates with a valid ticket or card. Keep the ticket or card for the ride and use it to pass through the faregates again when exiting the station.
BART's Customer Service Center, which sells other types of discount tickets not available from ticket machines, is located in the concourse at this station.
This station features center platforms.
Bus - AC Transit
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.
29 Emeryville/West Oakland BART/Lakeshore
62 Fruitvale Station - West Oakland Station via Highland Hospital
88 Market: Lake Merritt Station - Downtown Berkeley
96 Fruitvale Montana/ Alameda Point
611 School days only: Diamond Dist./ Westlake M.S./ Piedmont
ACMC Highland Shuttle Lake Merritt Station - Highland Hospital
|Unreserved spaces (Garage)||Reserved spaces|
|Weekdays||before 10am||$3 daily fee||reserved permit required|
|10am - 3pm||$3 daily fee|
To pay the daily parking fee, remember your space number, enter through the faregates into the paid area and pay at an add fare machine.
Reserved spaces require:
- BART monthly reserved parking permit - $105
- BART long term airport parking permit - $7
- BART single day reserved permit - $6
To pay the parking fee, remember your space number, enter through the faregates into the paid area and pay at an add fare machine. Parking gets full at the station before 7am.
Bike racks and 32 electronic BikeLink lockers are available at this station.