BART

Get off at the Civic Center station.

To return from Justin Herman Plaza, board at the Embarcadero station.

For more information, go to http://www.bart.gov

 

GOLDEN GATE TRANSIT

Most Golden Gate Transit routes serve the Civic center.

Get off at Polk and Golden Gate streets.

For more information, go to http://goldengatetransit.org/schedules/pages/Bus-Schedules.php

 

SF MUNI

All Muni Metro Lines stop at the Civic Center Station:

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Many Muni bus lines serve the Civic Center:

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For more information, go to http://www.sfmta.com/cms/mhome/home50.htm

 

FERRY BOATS (Port of San Francisco)

From the North or East Bay, follow ferry routes terminating at the Ferry Building at the Port of San Francisco. Then you can either the walk 1.8 miles or catch Muni Metro, bus, or BART to the Civic Center Plaza.

For more ferry boat information, go to www.goldengateferry.org, www.blueandgoldfleet.com, or www.baylinkferry.com

 

LONG DISTANCE

Amtrak

Los Angeles Shuttle

Capitol Corridor train (on weekends you can get a couple of free children’s tickets on the Capitol Corridor for every full fare adult ticket purchased, and the shuttle stops right next to Justin Herman Plaza. Then just walk 1.8 miles or catch Muni Metro, bus, or BART to the Civic Center Plaza.

Southwest Airlines

Virgin Atlantic 

FROM NORTH BAY
  1. Cross Golden Gate Bridge and follow signs for 101 Downtown (right exit).
  2. Veer left on Lombard; continue for 1 mile. Turn right on Van Ness; continue 1.4 miles.
  3. Turn left on to Golden Gate Ave; go one block. Civic Center Plaza is on the right.

 

FROM EAST BAY
  1. Coming off the Bay Bridge, take exit #1C/Ninth St./Civic Center onto Harrison St. toward 9th St./Civic Center; go 0.3 mi.
  2. Turn Right on 9TH ST – go 0.5 mile.
  3. Bear right on Larkin Street.
  4. Turn Left on Grove Street. Civic Center Plaza is on the left.

 

FROM SOUTH BAY (101)
  1. From 101, take ramp onto Mission ST(US-101 N) toward Van Ness Ave./G G Bridge; go 0.4 mi.
  2. Continue to follow US-101 N; go0.4 mi.
  3. Turn Right on Grove St. Civic Center Plaza is on the left.
FROM SAN FRANCISCO AIRPORT
  1. Start going toward T-1 Turnaround – go 0.3 mi.
  2. Take ramp onto US-101 N toward San Francisco – go 12.2 mi.
  3. Take ramp onto Mission St(US-101 N) toward Van Ness Ave/G G Bridge – go 0.4 mi.
  4. Continue to follow US-101 N – go 0.4 mi
  5. Turn Right on Grove St. Civic Center Plaza on left.

 

FROM OAKLAND AIRPORT
  1. Start on Airport Dr going toward Alan Shepard Way – go 0.3 mi.
  2. Turn Right on Alan Shepard Way toward Economy parking.
  3. Turn Right on John Glenn Dr – go 0.5 mi.
  4. Turn Right on Ron Cowan Pky. Turn Left to take ramp onto Airport Dr – go 0.5 mi.
  5. Bear Left on 98th Ave toward I-880 – go 0.3 mi.
  6. Turn Left on Airport Access Rd – go 0.2 mi. Bear Right on Hegenberger Rd – go 0.8 mi.
  7. Take ramp onto I-880 N – go 8.7 mi.
  8. Take the San Francisco/Bay Bridge Left exit onto I-80 W (Toll applies) – go 7.1 mi.
  9. Continue on I-80 W – go 0.7 mi
  10. Take exit #1C/Ninth St/Civic Center onto Harrison St toward 9th St/Civic Ctr/Fell St/Golden Gate Br – go 0.3 mi.
  11. Turn Right on 9th St – go 0.5 mi.
  12. Bear Right on Larkin St.
  13. Turn Left on Grove St. Civic Center Plaza is on the right.

 

FROM SAN JOSE AIRPORT
  1. Start on Airport Blvd going toward Airport Pky – go 0.7 mi.
  2. Bear Left on a local road toward Skyport Dr/Airport Pkwy/Brokaw Rd/CA-87/US-101/Return to Terminals/Parking/Rental Cars – go 0.4 mi.
  3. Take Left ramp onto CA-87 N toward US-101 N – go 0.7 mi.
  4. Take Left exit #9B/San Francisco onto US-101 N toward San Francisco – go 44.0 mi.
  5. Take ramp onto Mission St(US-101 N) toward Van Ness Ave/G G Bridge – go 0.4 mi.
  6. Continue to follow US-101 N – go 0.4 mi.
  7. Turn Right on Grove St. Civic Center Plaza is on the left.