California Cable Car

511: Ride Muni Free, extra service on New Year's Eve 1 hour More...

Ride Muni Freeon New Year's Eve 8 pm-5 amFor the 15th consecutive year, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) will offer free rides on New Year’s Eve from 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 31 through 5 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 1. Please do not tag your Clipper® card during the complimentary service. You will be charged if you do not have a valid pass.

At midnight, there will be a city-sponsored fireworks show from a barge off of The Embarcadero, south of the Ferry Building. Motorists should anticipate delays in the area from approximately 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. No closures or re-routes are planned. SFPD and SFMTA will monitor for any necessary re-routes.

New Year’s Eve Muni Service

  • Please do not tag your Clipper® card during the complimentary service
  • Complimentary Muni service 8 p.m., Dec. 31, to 5 a.m., Jan. 1
  • Muni Metro service between West Portal and Embarcadero stations extended to 4 a.m. and until 2:15 a.m. to 4th and King street
  • Service on the F Market historic streetcar line is provided by buses after approximately 4 p.m.
  • Extra Owl service (1 a.m. to 5 a.m.): 5 Fulton, 14 Mission, 22 Fillmore, 24 Divisadero, 38 Geary, 90 and 91 Owl and the L and N Owl bus routes. 
  • Extra 1-California Route service
    • Inbound from 9:40 pm to 11:15 pm
    • Outbound from 10:10pm to 1:40am
  • Reroutes are not scheduled. The following routes will reroute only if needed.
    • Downtown: 1, 5, 6, 9, 14, 21, 31, 38, 71, L-Owl, N-Owl, F, California Cable Car
    • North Beach: 8X, 10, 12
    • Cow Hollow: 45
    • Castro: 24, 35

511: Critical Mass More...
  • Lines/routes: unknown
  • Area: Downtown and unknown

Due to the Alternative Bicycle Ride aka Critical Mass, Muni service may be delayed, especially in the downtown area.

Customers traveling to and from downtown are advised to use the Muni Metro subway.

Muni vehicles stop only at existing marked Muni stops. Info above may change.


511: Thanksgiving Service 18 hours More...

Muni will run Sunday service on Thanksgiving and non-school weekday service the day after.

On Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

The following weekday-only and weekday-and-Saturday-only bus routes will not run:

NX, 1AX, 1BX, 5L, 8AX, 8BX, 9L, 14X, 28L, 31AX, 31BX, 38AX, 38BX, 38L, 41, 80X, 81X, 82X, 83X, 88.

The 76X Marin Headlands Express will run.

All other bus routes and rail lines will use the Sunday schedule.

The Muni Metro will open at 8 a.m. instead of 5 a.m.

On Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

The following weekday-only bus routes will not run:

NX, 1AX, 1BX, 5L, 8AX, 8BX, 9L, 14X, 28L, 31AX, 31BX, 38AX, 38BX, 41, 80X, 81X, 82X, 83X, 88.

All other bus routes and rail lines will use a Weekday schedule.


The California Cable Car route is shown as line C on the Official Muni Map.

Inbound

California and Van Ness via California to Market.

Outbound

California to Van Ness.

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