Montgomery Station

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Accessible via elevators No Public restroom   City: San Francisco |  Financial District  |  Market St & Montgomery St

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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.

3 level BART-Muni station

Points of interest


lines serve this station underground. 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.

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.

Platform 1: to Daly City,

to Millbrae, to SFO

Platform 2: to East Bay
Real time departures:
Next Station: Powell Next Station: Embarcadero

BART schedules

Departing  Arriving

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J-Church K-Ingleside L-Taraval M-Ocean View N-Judah T-Third Street S-Shuttle lines serve this station underground. Muni Metro opens until about 1:00am.

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.

Outbound: J-Church K-Ingleside M-Ocean View to Balboa Park,

L-Taraval to SF Zoo, N-Judah to Ocean Beach

Downtown: J-Church L-Taraval M-Ocean View to Embarcadero,

N-Judah to 4th & King, T-Third Street to Sunnydale

Real time departures:
Next Station: Powell Next Station: Embarcadero

Muni provides local bus service within San Francisco. Lines 8, 30, 45, and 91 stop on 3th Street in the northbound direction, and 5th Street in the northbound direction. Powell Station is closer to the 5th Street bus stop.

AC Transit

All-Nighter: San Francisco - Richmond Station


All-nighter: San Francisco Zoo - Fisherman's Wharf
All-nighter: Ocean Beach - 4th & King Caltrain
Judah Express: Ocean Beach (Judah and 48th Ave) - Downtown San Francisco
Weekend early morning: Market & Van Ness - Sunnydale
Clement: Ferry Plaza - Richmond District (Clement & 15th Ave)
Jackson: Downtown - Presidio and California
Fulton: Salesforce Transit Center - Civic Center - 8th Ave (weekday daytime), Ocean Beach (night and weekend)
Fulton Rapid: Salesforce Transit Center - Civic Center - Ocean Beach (Richmond District)
Haight-Parnassus: Ferry Building - Inner Sunset District (Quintara and 14th Ave)
Haight-Noriega: Outer Sunset (Ortega and 48th Ave) - Salesforce Transit Center
Bayshore: City College - Visitacion Valley - Chinatown - Fisherman's Wharf
Bayshore 'A' Express: Visitacion Valley - Chinatown
Bayshore 'B' Express: City College - Visitacion Valley - Chinatown - Fisherman's Wharf
San Bruno: Downtown - Arleta Station/Visitacion Valley (night and weekend)
San Bruno Rapid: Downtown - Visitacion Valley
Townsend: SF General Hospital - Jackson & Fillmore via Downtown
Folsom: Mission and 26th St - Pacific and Van Ness
Hayes: Ferry Plaza - Fulton & Shrader
Stockton: The Marina (Broderick & Beach) - 4th & King Caltrain via North Beach and Chinatown
Balboa: Ocean Beach (Richmond District) - Ferry Plaza
Geary: Richmond District - Salesforce Transit Center
Geary Rapid: Richmond District (Point Lobos) - Salesforce Transit Center
Union-Stockton: Lyon and Greenwich - 4th & King Caltrain via Chinatown
Marin Headlands Express: (Weekend) Downtown San Francisco - Marin Headlands
Caltrain Express: 4th & King Caltrain - Downtown
All-Nighter: West Portal Station - San Francisco State University via Downtown

Historic Streetcar

F-Market & Wharves street cars stop along Market Street. Board streetcars on boarding islands in the middle of Market St by 2nd St (to Castro), by New Montgomery (to Fisherman's Wharf) and 3rd St.


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