Public Transportation, comprised of three systems, makes getting around San Francisco incredibly easy. For a complete rundown of MUNI, BART, Caltrain and our historic Cable Cars, visit our getting around itinerary.

Transit Options

 - Muni: 8X, 30, 47, F, Powell-Hyde Cable Car, Powell-Mason Cable Car
 - Blue and Gold Oakland Alameda Ferry to Pier 41 - Vallejo Baylink Ferry to Pier 39
 - Blue & Gold Sausalito Ferry to Pier 41
 - Additional options: check 511 trip planner for additional transit options, including buses from Marin

Non-Mass Transit Options

 - Bike Route 2 (along North Point Street)
 - Bike Lane 5 (along the Embarcadero to North Point Street)
 - Bike Route 11 (along Columbus Avenue)
 - Rent bikes at Fisherman’s Wharf
 - Walk along  the Embarcadero from the Ferry Building or points south (AT&T Park, Caltrain station) to Fisherman’s Wharf

Best Transportation Lines and Stops Per Attraction

 - Pier 39:  8X (Kearny St & North Point St), 47(Powell St & Beach St), F (The Embarcadero & Stockton St), Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry
 - Alcatraz: 8X (Kearny St & North Point St), 47(Powell St & Beach St), F (The Embarcadero & Bay St), Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry
 - Musée Mécanique: 47 (North Point St & Jones St), F (Jefferson St & Taylor St), Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry
 - Anchorage Square: F (Jones St & Beach St), Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), 47 (North Point St & Hyde St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry
 - The Cannery:  F (Jones St & Beach St), Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), 30 (Columbus Ave & North Point St), 47 (North Point St & Hyde St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry
 - Hyde Street Pier:  F (Jones St & Beach St), Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), 30 (Columbus Ave & North Point St), 47 (North Point St & Hyde St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry
 - Ghirardelli Square:  Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & North Point St), 30 (North Point St & Larkin St), 47 (North Point St & Larkin St)
 - Buena Vista Café: Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & North Point St), 30 (Columbus Ave & North Point St), 47 (North Point St & Hyde St)
 - San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park and Museum:  Powell-Hyde Cable Car (Hyde St & Beach St), 19 (Larkin St & Beach St), 30 (Columbus Ave & North Point St), 47 (North Point St & Hyde St), Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry

Local Tips

 - Grocery Stores – Safeway and Trader Joes on North Point Street at Mason Street (Muni Lines: Powell-Mason Cable Car, 8X, 30, 47, Ferry Line: Oakland Alameda Ferry, Vallejo Ferry, Sausalito Ferry)
 - Russian Park - Entrance at Larkin Street and Bay Street.  Climb the stairs for a view of the bay and Maritime National Historic Park (MUNI Lines: 30, 47)
Walk from Pier 39 to Fort Mason/Marina Green and see sea lions, Hyde Street Pier, the beach, Aquatic Park and views of the bay along the way (Jefferson Street to Aquatic Park to Marina Green)
 - Fisherman’s Wharf Walking tour
 - Walk from Fisherman’s Wharf to North Beach along Columbus Avenue or Mason Street
 - Powell St. Cable Car lines can be long—plan ahead!

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