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How to get around in San Francisco
There are a great many choices in getting around in San Francisco. You will find listed below the main sources of transportation for San Francisco and when best to use them.
BART (Underground) Cable Car Caltrain (Train)
Ferries Limousines Muni (Street Cars & Buses)
Shuttles (To the airport) Taxicabs Free Maps & Travel Planner
BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) Underground
Bart is a great choice for quickly and directly getting to specific areas of San Francisco and the outlying Bay Area. Bart is also a great choice to both San Francisco and Oakland Airports.
BART San Francisco Airport
BART Oakland Airport

BART Schedules

Bart Fare Calculator
BART Find a Station, Get Directions
BARTTrip Planner
San Francisco Cable Car

The San Francisco Cable Car is one of San Francisco's defining attractions. Steeped in wonderful history, the San Francisco Cable Car is still a treat to ride and an excellent way to experience the City of San Francisco.

Fares for the Cable car are: Adult & Youth (ages 5-17) $3.00 each way

Cable Car Museum Web Site
Cable Car Collectible Series Tickets
Official SF Cable Car Web Site
Caltrain (Train)
Caltrain can take to and from the Peninsula and San Francisco and all the way to Gilroy. There is all the information you will need on the following web site for Caltrain.
Caltrain Web Site
Ferry Travel
There are 3 ferry systems that are used for transportation as well as site seeing and there are two specifically for site seeing. The Golden Gate, Blue & Gold and Baylink ferries offer commuters and others transportation between Sausalito, Larkspur, Tiburon, Alameda, Oakland or Vallejo and San Francisco. They also have other site seeing cruises as well. The Blue & Gold fleet even has a trip to Alcatraz. The Angel Island/Tiburon Ferry is a ferry taking you to Angel Island and back. The Red & White Fleet is primarily a cruise or site seeing line. Click on the links below and explore all the wonderful sea-going opportunities.
Angel Island/Tiburon Ferry
Bay Link Ferry
Blue & Gold Fleet
Golden Gate Ferry
Red & White Fleet
Whole Bay Area and Beyond
Champagne Limousine Service
Limo One
Midtown Limousine Services
Pure Luxury Limousine Service
Rollz Royce Limo
White Gloves
San Francisco

BAQI Limousine Service
Bay Limousine
Blake's Limousine
Carryou Limousine Service
Cosmopolitan Limousines
Destiny Transportation
Mr. Limo
North Star Limousine
Premiere Limousine

Beau Limousine Service
San Jose
ACE Limousine & Sedans
Cloud 9 Limousine

Elite Limo
Napa Valley Limo Francisco

Nationwide Limousine Service
Super Connection
Victoria Sedan and Limousine Service
East Bay
Valley Limousine Services
Muni - Streetcars and Buses in San Francisco
Muni Map
Muni Phone Number - (415) 673-6864
Buy Muni Tickets Online
One Day Muni Pass Online - $9.00
Three Day Muni Pass Online - $15
Seven Day Muni Pass Online - $20
Shuttles to the Airport
Advanced Airporter (415) 550-1112
Airport Express (415) 775-5121
American Airporter Shuttle 415-202-0733
Bay Shuttle (415) 564-3400
BayPorter Express (800) 287-6783 (415) 467-1800
Black Tie Airport Express (800) 820-3028
Davis Airporter (530) 756-6715
Door-to-Door Airport Express (415) 775-5121
East Bay Connection (800) 675-3278
Evans Airport Service (707) 255-1559
Lorrie's Airport Shuttle (415) 334-9000
M & M Luxury Shuttle (415) 552-3200
Marin Airporter (415) 461-4222
Marin Door to Door (800) 540-4815 (415) 457-2717
Pacific Airport Shuttle (415) 681-6318
Peter's Airport Shuttle (650) 871-8315
Quake City Shuttle (415) 255-4899
San Francisco City Shuttle (650) 876-0789 (650) 344-3342
Santa Cruz Airporter (800) 497-4997 (831) 432-1214
Super Shuttle (415) 558-8500
Ace Cab (415)-648-8500
Arrow Taxicab (415)-552-3181
Bay Cab  ((415)) 585-0381
Bayshore Cab  (415) 648-4444
Black & White Checker Cabs (415)-468-9090
Central Cab (415)-665-8254
City Cab (415) 486-7200
De Soto Cab (415) 673-1414
Delta Taxi (415)-206-1900
Deluxe Cab (415) 626-2600
Diamond Cab (415)-781-1138
Express Cab (415) 552-6151
Falcon Cab (415) 864-4318
Lucky Cab (415)-752-0898
Luxor Cab (415) 282-4141
Metro Cab (415) 920-0715
National Cab (415)-648-4444
Orange Cab (415)-731-5256
Pacific Cab (415) 986-7220
Regents Cab (415)-487-1004
Service Taxi (415)-643-9870
SF Taxi Dispatch (415)-206-1900
Star Cab (415) 751-3996
Sunshine Cab (415) 776-7755
Taybeh Cab (415)-487-1004
Town Taxi (415)-546-1616
United Cab (415)-552-8562
Veteran's (415)-552-1300
Yellow Cab (415)-626-2345
Free Maps & Travel Planners
City Pass
Buy City Pass Online, Adult

CityPass Includes:
• San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
• Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise
• Exploratorium
• Legion of Honor
• California Academy of Sciences & Steinhart Aquarium
• Muni & Cable Car 7-day Passport
• Asian Art Museum

You can p urchase your CityPass at the first attraction you visit or online now. You have nine days to visit five famous San Francisco attractions once*, PLUS unlimited use of the Cable Cars and Muni transportation in San Francisco for 7 days. You simply present your booklet on your way into each attraction. Your booklet cover works as your MUNI passport.

*Your San Francisco CityPass includes an Option Ticket. You have the option of using ticket #2 at either Legion of Honor OR Academy of Science & Steinhart Aquarium. Once the ticket is used at one location it is not valid for use at the 2nd location.

Note: The Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise is part of the San Francisco CityPass. If you would like to substitute Blue & Gold Fleet's Alacatraz Tour for the San Francisco Bay Cruise (subject to availability) you must purchase your CityPass in advance directly through the Blue & Gold Fleet only. Their phone number is (415) 705-5555. There is a $2.25 convenience fee for this service.

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