Montgomery Station is is a three level underground station for BART and Muni Metro in the heart of the San Francisco's Financial District. This station, along with Embarcadero Station, are the most used stations in the whole BART system. Muni Metro and BART share the same concourse but have separate platforms in different levels. Each system has its own faregates and station agents.
Points of interest
- Belden Place
- California Historical Society
- Cartoon Art Museum
- City College of San Francisco Downtown campus
- Contemporary Jewish Museum
- Crocker Galleria
- Golden Gate University
- Moscone Center
- Museum of the African Diaspora
- SF Camerawork
- San Francisco Financial District
- Union Square
- Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Ticket machines are available at the underground station concourse. First time riders must purchase a reusable BART ticket or Clipper card from a 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.lines serve this station underground.
Riders using the elevator to access platform need to process ticket or card at the fare gates before and after each ride, even though the elevator to the platform is located outside the paid area.
New Clipper cards can also be obtained from Muni ticket machines in the station concourse.
This station features center platforms.
Cash fare riders need to buy a Muni ticket or Clipper card from any Muni ticket machine on the concourse level. Riders with a valid Muni ticket or Clipper card can pass through any Muni faregate and proceed to the platform. Riders with other forms of passes or transfers should use the faregate next to the attendant booth and show the pass or transfer to the attendant. Riders using the elevator to access platform need to tag card or ticket at a Muni Clipper reader near the elevator before entering. Riders must keep the proof of payment for the ride.
This station features center platforms.
Bus service within San Francisco.
L-Owl All-nighter: San Francisco Zoo - Ferry Plaza
N-Owl All-nighter: Ocean Beach - 4th & King Caltrain
NX Judah Express: Ocean Beach (Judah and 48th Ave) - Downtown San Francisco
T-Owl Weekend early morning: Market & Van Ness - Sunnydale
2 Clement: Ferry Plaza - Richmond District (Clement & 15th Ave)
3 Jackson: Downtown - Presidio and California
5 Fulton: Transbay Terminal - Civic Center - 8th Ave (weekday daytime), Ocean Beach (night and weekend)
5R Fulton Rapid: Transbay Terminal - Civic Center - Ocean Beach (Richmond District)
6 Haight-Parnassus: Ferry Building - Inner Sunset District (Quintara and 14th Ave)
7 Haight-Noriega: Outer Sunset (Ortega and 48th Ave) - Transbay Terminal
8 Bayshore: City College - Visitacion Valley - Chinatown - Fisherman's Wharf
8AX Bayshore 'A' Express: Visitacion Valley - Chinatown
8BX Bayshore 'B' Express: City College - Visitacion Valley - Chinatown - Fisherman's Wharf
9 San Bruno: Downtown - Arleta Station/Visitacion Valley (night and weekend)
9R San Bruno Rapid: Downtown - Visitacion Valley
10 Townsend: SF General Hospital - Jackson & Fillmore via Downtown
12 Folsom: Mission and 26th St - Pacific and Van Ness
21 Hayes: Ferry Plaza - Fulton & Shrader
30 Stockton: The Marina (Broderick & Beach) - 4th & King Caltrain via North Beach and Chinatown
31 Balboa: Ocean Beach (Richmond District) - Ferry Plaza
38 Geary: Richmond District - Transbay Terminal
38R Geary Rapid: Richmond District (Point Lobos) - Transbay Terminal
45 Union-Stockton: Lyon and Greenwich - 4th & King Caltrain via Chinatown
76X Marin Headlands Express: (Weekend) Downtown San Francisco - Marin Headlands
81X Caltrain Express: 4th & King Caltrain - Downtown
91-Owl All-Nighter: West Portal Station - San Francisco State University via Downtown
Lines 8, 30, 45, and 91 stop on 3rd Street in the northbound direction, and 5th Street in the southbound direction. Powell Station is closer to the 5th Street bus stop.
800 All-Nighter: San Francisco - Richmond Station
Shuttle, other bus
Ford GoBike operates a self-service bike share station near the station.