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511: Ride Muni Free, extra service on New Year's Eve Yesterday 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: Thanksgiving Service Yesterday 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.


511: Lower Market construction, July 22, 2014, through summer 2015 July 2014 More...

Muni will move stops or reroute for several lower Market Street routes due to construction during all hours of service.

Only inbound service to downtown is affected.

2-Clement, 6-Parnassus, 21-Hayes, 31-Balboa, K-Owl, L-OWL, M-Owl, Metro Bus Shuttle

Missed Stops:

Alternate Stop:

Market & First (boarding island)

Market & First (curb stop)

Market & Beale

Mission & Fremont

Spear & Market

Mission & Main (temporary nearside)

5-Fulton, 5L-Fulton Limited, 38-Geary, 38L-Geary Limited, 71-Haight-Noriega, 71L-Haight-Noriega Limited

Missed Stops:

Alternate Stop:

Market & First (curb stop)

Market & First (boarding island)

 9-San Bruno, 9L-San Bruno Limited

When the 9 and 9L Routes continue past 2nd Street, the following stop will be missed.

Missed Stops:

Alternate Stop:

Spear & Market

Market & Steuart (Inbound 14 stop)

 



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Stop Stop ID NextBus Live Data
Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo 16932 Live Data
46th Ave & Vicente St 13603 Live Data
46th Ave & Ulloa St 13601 Live Data
46th Ave & Taraval St 13599 Live Data
Taraval St & 44th Ave 16637 Live Data
Taraval St & 42nd Ave 16635 Live Data
Taraval St & 40th Ave 16633 Live Data
Taraval St & Sunset Blvd 16641 Live Data
Taraval St & 35th Ave 16631 Live Data
Taraval St & 32nd Ave 16629 Live Data
Taraval St & 30th Ave 16627 Live Data
Taraval St & 28th Ave 16625 Live Data
Taraval St & 26th Ave 16623 Live Data
Taraval St & 24th Ave 16621 Live Data
Taraval St & 22nd Ave 16619 Live Data
Taraval St & 19th Ave 16617 Live Data
Taraval St & 17th Ave 16615 Live Data
15th Ave & Taraval St 13267 Live Data
15th Ave & Ulloa St 13269 Live Data
Ulloa St & Forest Side Ave 16737 Live Data
Ulloa St & West Portal Ave 16744 Live Data
Laguna Honda Blvd/Forest Hill Sta 115247 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Balceta Ave 16933 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Hernandez Ave 16936 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Ulloa St 16940 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Portola Dr 16938 Live Data
PORTOLA DR/McAteer High School 16115 Live Data
Portola Dr & Glenview Dr 16112 Live Data
Portola Dr & Clipper St 16012 Live Data
Market St & Clayton St 15663 Live Data
Market St & Castro St 15665 Live Data
Market St & Noe St 15687 Live Data
Market St & Sanchez St 15691 Live Data
Market St & Church St 15662 Live Data
Market St & Dolores St 15668 Live Data
Market St & Guerrero St 15675 Live Data
Market St & Gough St 15673 Live Data
Market St & South Van Ness Ave 15692 Live Data
Market St & 9th St 15652 Live Data
Market St & 8th St 15651 Live Data
Market St & 7th St 15650 Live Data
Market St & 6th St 15647 Live Data
Market St & 5th St 15645 Live Data
Market St & 4th St 15643 Live Data
Market St & 3rd St 15640 Live Data
Market St & New Montgomery St 15685 Live Data
Market St & 1st St 17264 Live Data
Market St & Beale St 15658 Live Data
Spear St & Market St 16475 Live Data
Steuart St & Mission St 136497 Live Data
Stop Stop ID NextBus Live Data
Steuart St & Mission St 16497 Live Data
Steuart St & Market St 16501 Live Data
Market St & Drumm St 15669 Live Data
Market St & Battery St 15657 Live Data
Market St & 2nd St 15639 Live Data
Market St & Kearny St 15678 Live Data
Market St & Stockton St 15694 Live Data
Market St & 5th St 15655 Live Data
Market St & Taylor St 15695 Live Data
Market St & 7th St 15656 Live Data
Market St & Hyde St 15676 Live Data
Market St & Larkin St 15679 Live Data
Market St & Van Ness Ave 15696 Live Data
Market St & Gough St 15672 Live Data
Market St & Laguna St 15681 Live Data
Market St & Buchanan St 15659 Live Data
Market St & Church St 15661 Live Data
Market St & Sanchez St 15690 Live Data
Market St & 16th St 15654 Live Data
Market St & 17th St 15667 Live Data
6 Portola Dr 16008 Live Data
120 Portola Dr 16009 Live Data
Portola Dr & Burnett Ave 16010 Live Data
Portola Dr & Glenview Dr 16015 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Portola Dr 16937 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Ulloa St 16939 Live Data
Woodside Ave & Hernandez Ave 16934 Live Data
Laguna Honda Blvd & Dewey Blvd 15244 Live Data
Laguna Honda Blvd/Forest Hill Sta 15247 Live Data
West Portal Station 16739 Live Data
Ulloa St & Forest Side Ave 16736 Live Data
15th Ave & Ulloa St 13268 Live Data
15th Ave & Taraval St 13266 Live Data
Taraval St & 17th Ave 16614 Live Data
Taraval St & 19th Ave 16616 Live Data
Taraval St & 22nd Ave 16618 Live Data
Taraval St & 23rd Ave 16620 Live Data
Taraval St & 26th Ave 16622 Live Data
Taraval St & 28th Ave 16624 Live Data
Taraval St & 30th Ave 16626 Live Data
Taraval St & 32nd Ave 16628 Live Data
Taraval St & 35th Ave 16630 Live Data
Taraval St & Sunset Blvd 16640 Live Data
Taraval St & 40th Ave 16632 Live Data
Taraval St & 42nd Ave 16634 Live Data
Taraval St & 44th Ave 16636 Live Data
Taraval St & 46th Ave 16638 Live Data
46th Ave & Ulloa St 13600 Live Data
46th Ave & Vicente St 13602 Live Data
Vicente St & 47th Ave 16836 Live Data
Wawona/46th Ave /SF Zoo 136932 Live Data

The L-OWL provides regular service in conjunction with the irregular K-OWL and M-OWL. It is a local route, with a short express section. A transfer at West Portal to or from one of these other lines may be necessary to continue your trip between Downtown and outlying areas.

L-Taraval Owl (1:00-5:00 am) Service

Inbound

Wawona and 46th Avenue (San Francisco Zoo) via Wawona, 46th Avenue, Taraval, 15th Avenue, Ulloa (West Portal station), Claremont, Dewey, Laguna Honda to Forest Hill station, then Woodside, Portola, Market (surface) (uses island stops before Fremont, one curb stop after), Steuart to Ferries. Stops from West Portal station to Forest Hill station, and on Market west of Castro by passenger request to operator.

Outbound

Steuart, Market (uses island stops), Portola, Woodside, Laguna Honda to Forest Hill station, Dewey, Claremont, Ulloa (West Portal station), 15th Avenue, Taraval, 46th Avenue, Vicente, 47th Avenue, Wawona to 46th Avenue. Stops on Market west of Castro, and from Forest Hill station to West Portal station by passenger request to operator.

L-Taraval Owl Weekend Morning (After 5:00 am) Service

Inbound

Wawona and 46th Avenue (San Francisco Zoo) via Wawona, 46th Avenue, Taraval, 15th Avenue, Ulloa (West Portal station), West Portal Avenue, Vicente, Portola, Laguna Honda to Forest Hill station, then Woodside, Portola, Market (surface) (uses island stops before Fremont, one curb stop after), Steuart to Ferries.

Express area: Between West Portal station and Castro station, stopping only at Forest Hill station.

Outbound

Steuart, Market (surface) (uses island stops), Portola, Woodside, Laguna Honda to Forest Hill station, Laguna Honda, Portola, Claremont, Ulloa (West Portal station), 15th Avenue, Taraval, 46th Avenue, Vicente, 47th Avenue, Wawona to 46th Avenue.

Express area: Between Castro station and West Portal station, stopping only at Forest Hill station.

This alternate routing uses an alternate map.

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  • Service: Local
  • Mode: Bus
  • Inbound to: Downtown
  • Outbound to: The Zoo
  • Accessible: Yes
  • Bikes: Yes